The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Grenoble to Paris will cost around $ 116 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 78.
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2 h 59 m
3 h 32 m
Trains per day
Of the 18 trains that leave Grenoble for Paris every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 483 km distance in an average of 3 h 32 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 59 m .
The slowest trains will take 4 h 18 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||299 miles (482 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 1 min|
|Average train ticket price||$72 (€58)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | Intercités or SNCF | TER|
Trains from Grenoble to Paris cover the 299 miles (482 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 1 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | Intercités or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $72 (€58), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $56 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Grenoble Gare Routière and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
With between 4 and 8 direct departures per day, rail travel is a great option for those wishing to visit the French capital from Grenoble. Passengers can journey between the two French cities in as little as 3 hours 15 minutes, with departures spread throughout the day by French provider SNCF on their TGV trains.
All direct trains from Grenoble to Paris are offered by French provider SNCF. The service takes advantage of the TGV high-speed rail service, covering the 370-mile distance in between 3 hours 15 minutes and 4 hours. Indirect services are offered by InOui, with a transfer at Lyon and very competitive journey times, the shortest taking just 3 hours 40 minutes. SNCF also offer indirect routes, with choices of transfer stations.
The fastest service is a direct SNCF train, taking just 3 hours 15 minutes to complete the route. Indirect services, offered by InOui, take anywhere from 3 hours 40 minutes to 4 hours 45 minutes.
Every day, passengers can expect at least 4 direct departures, offered by SNCF TGV. The frequency of departures varies by day, with as many as 8 direct routes offered. Combining both direct and indirect options, there are close to 30 trains that depart from Grenoble heading to Paris, giving passengers huge flexibility when planning their travel.
Departure train station: Trains depart from Grenoble Train station, located in the center of town. The station has great transport links including Tram Line A, bus routes 17 and 30, as well as direct airport coach transfers. Ski transfers are also available for travelers who have made use of the slopes during their stay.
Arrival train station: All trains will arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon. Paris Gare de Lyon is one of the busiest train stations in France. Transport to either Charles de Gaulle airport or Roissy airport is straightforward, thanks to direct airport shuttles. The station is also served by bus routes 65, 91, 29, 24, 61, and 20, as well as Metro Lines 1 and 14. Station facilities include a first class lounge, left luggage lockers, as well as numerous dining options.
Some of the Grenoble train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Grenoble Gare Routière, Gare de Grenoble and Grenoble. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Paris include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Grenoble Gare Routière and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Grenoble Gare Routière and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Paris most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this train station to the city center.
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