There are 5 ways to get from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble by bus, train, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Ouibus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Etienne to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Grenoble - Bus station Ouibus / ...

$6 - $16

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble 787 / ...

$9 - $16

Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble

$40 - $57

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble 97 miles

$20 - $30

Rideshare  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble 96.5 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble is to bus which costs 5€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Saint-Étienne and Grenoble is 108 km. The road distance is 155.2 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saint-Étienne and arriving at Grenoble. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from St Etienne Châteaucreux and arriving at Grenoble via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between Saint-Étienne, France and Grenoble, France?

You can take a bus from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble via Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble via Lyon Part Dieu in around 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Saint-Etienne to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Saint-Étienne to Lyon, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint-Étienne to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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