Grenoble Isere Airport (GNB)
Conveniently sited within the very heart of the French Rhone-Alps region, Grenoble Isere Airport (GNB) is around 40 km / 25 miles north-west of the town of Grenoble. The airport has become the ideal gateway into the many booming companies and industries located within the Grenoble area itself.
This part of France regularly hosts literally millions of business people and tourists, many of which fly into Isere Airport and head straight for the nearby ski resorts. Renovated in 2002, Grenoble Airport's single terminal provides quick and easy access to the myriad attractions of the area, and is open between the hours of 07:00 and 20:00. Although Grenoble Isere is only a small airport, it handles well over 850,000 passengers each year and provides all of the essentials needed to make any trip a success.
Isere Airport can be reached by car from Grenoble in about 30 minutes by taking Highway A48 towards Lyon and turning off at the airport exit. Regular bus services are also provided from the city centre's train station to the airport, being operated by the Isere Transit Authority and also connecting neighbouring ski resorts, while taxis are readily available to whisk passengers straight to the terminal.
About Grenoble Tourism
Grenoble is home to four renowned universities and many major international companies, which complement the historical charm of the old town. The Sacre Coeur basilica, Lycee Stendhal and Fort de la Bastille are some of the impressive architectural sites and on a clear day Mont Blanc may be visible in the distance.
Those flying into Grenoble's Isere Airport (GNB) will soon discover that due to its outstanding historical, cultural and natural assets, the Rhone-Alps region has developed into an international destination. With almost 200 ski resorts and abundant lakes, rivers and spas, the French Alps attract outdoor enthusiasts year round.
Grenoble Isere Airport (GNB):|
|Address: 38590, St Etienne de St Geoirs, Grenoble, France|
|Airport Code: GNB
Tel: +33 4 76 65 48 48
Fax: +33 4 76 65 57 00