How to travel from Grenoble to Milan
Our Nice to Alpe d'Huez ride finishes on the morning of Sunday the 26th of July on Alpe d'Huez and our Classic Northern Italy ride starts on Wednesday 29 of July in Milan in the evening.
At the end of our Nice-Alps ride, we will help organise transport for you from our hotel on Alpe d'Huez to Grenoble on the morning of 26 July. Grenoble is a large town at the foot of the Alps situated approximately 65km from Alpe d'Huez. Grenoble has a major rail station with links throughout Europe.
The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Milan is by train.
There are multiple daily trains connecting Grenoble to Milan. The total duration of this service is 5:15mins and costs approximately 40 Euros per person for second class. There is one change at Chambery. See http://en.voyages-sncf.com/en/ for bookings. Please note that bookings with SNCF do not open until around 3 months prior to departure date.
There are also options for bus travel (approx. 7.5 hours, 20 Euros) with Eurolines.
We will take your bicycle and bike box with us in our luggage van.
What to do for 4 days off the bike?
If joining us for both trips, we would suggest you have some rest, recovery and relaxation! Milan is a world-class city, known for its fashion, art and architecture. You would not be short of things to do by spending a couple of days exploring the city sights. Grenoble is known for its restaurants, museums and nightlife and could make an interesting stop for a day or two.
If you have any questions or want more information, give Clare a call +61 411 362 644 or send us an email.