Getting to Ski Resorts from Grenoble

Treat yourself to a ski trip to Chamrousse, Alpe d'Huez, or Les Deux Alpes without taking your car, starting from Grenoble station.

Most popular destinations around Grenoble:



Chamrousse is the ideal destination for those who want quick access to the slopes, with a beautiful alpine skiing area, cross-country skiing, and a dedicated area for children.

Chamrousse is accessible by car in less than 45 minutes from Grenoble Station.


Les Deux Alpes

A high-mountain resort with slopes up to 3600m altitude, Les Deux Alpes is one of the oldest ski resorts in France.


Alpe d'Huez

If you want to ski under radiant sunshine, Alpe d'Huez is for you: the resort is located to the south at an altitude of 1860m and enjoys maximum sunlight throughout the year. Alpe d'Huez is easily accessible by car from Grenoble.

How to get to Grenoble Station?


Which cities serve Grenoble station?

Grenoble from Paris

SNCF offers daily direct trains (TGV, OuiGo) between Paris Gare de Lyon and Grenoble, with a travel time of 3 hours.

> Visit SNCF Connect to get information about train schedules and frequencies.

Grenoble from Lyon

Grenoble Station is easily accessible from Lyon by train and bus. TER trains depart from Lyon-Part-Dieu Station 1 to 2 times per hour, allowing you to reach Grenoble in approximately 1.5 hours for less than €30. Buses also depart from Lyon Perrache Station to Grenoble throughout the day, with a journey time of 1.5 to 2 hours, costing around fifteen euros.

Grenoble from the Rhône-Alpes region:

Numerous TER trains are offered every day to and from Grenoble, connecting to Annecy, Chambéry, and Valence.

> Visit SNCF Connect to get information about train schedules and frequencies.

How to get to Ski Resorts from Grenoble?

Getting to/leaving Grenoble station by bus:

From late December to late March, the seasonal line "Transaltitude" provides connections between Grenoble and resorts such as Chamrousse, Alpe d'Huez, or Les Deux Alpes. The journey takes 1 to 2 hours and costs around twenty euros, depending on your destination.

Getting to/leaving Grenoble station with Zen by BlaBlaCar :

If you don't want to worry about bus schedules and parking at the foot of the slopes, Zen allows you to carpool between Grenoble Station and your chosen ski destination starting from €20.

Top things to see in Grenoble and surroundings

  • Challenge yourself on the 1968 Olympic Games track in Chamrousse.
  • Enjoy the breathtaking panorama from Pic Blanc.
  • Board the Jandri Express, one of the world's largest cable cars.
  • Have fun at the comedy festival in Alpe d'Huez.
  • Go hiking in the Ecrins National Park.