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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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4 h 15 m
5 h 1 m
Buses per day
Of the 3 buses that leave Saint-Étienne for Geneva every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||99 miles (160 km)|
|Average bus duration||5 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$13 (€12)|
|Bus frequency||3 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus companies||BlaBlaCar, Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus|
Buses from Saint-Étienne to Geneva cover the 99 miles (160 km) long route taking on average 5 h 25 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of bus tickets is $13 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
Travel between Saint-Étienne and Geneva from $11 (€10) with Omio’s bus partners Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Saint-Étienne to Geneva bus information with FlixBus:
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
Saint-Étienne to Geneva bus information with BlaBlaCar Bus:
Alsa is the main provider of bus travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other bus tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
Travel between Saint-Étienne, France and Geneva, Switzerland by bus is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 6/25/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Saint-Étienne to Geneva before traveling.
The restriction level for your return bus to Saint-Étienne, France from Geneva is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 6/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Saint-Étienne from Geneva closer to your date of departure here here.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Geneva, Eaux-Vives, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center.
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