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from Geneva to Annecy

You can get from Geneva to Annecy by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Geneva to Annecy on Aug 5 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:00PMGeneva0h55 03:55PMAnnecy
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$3121One-way
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10:20AMGeneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere3h15 01:35PMAnnecy, Gare SNCF
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$2581One-way
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03:00PMGeneva0h55 03:55PMAnnecy
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$3121One-way

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Aug 5
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Aug 6
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Aug 7
$19SNCF | TER
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Aug 8
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Aug 14
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Aug 15
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Aug 16
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Aug 17
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Aug 19
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Aug 20
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Aug 21
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Aug 22
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Travel Information from Geneva to Annecy

distanceDistance20 miles (33 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$5 - $29
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $5 (€4) • 50 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $5 (€4) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | TER

Take a bus or train to travel 20 miles (33 km) between Geneva and Annecy. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $5 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or SNCF | TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Geneva to Annecy.

How to get from Geneva to Annecy

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Geneva to Annecy there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 57,14% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Geneva to Annecy. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Annecy, France?

Travel between Geneva, Switzerland and Annecy, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Annecy from Geneva?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Annecy, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 8/3/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Geneva and Annecy.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Switzerland from Annecy, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Geneva, Switzerland from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Geneva, Switzerland from Annecy, France?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Geneva from Annecy?

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in Geneva, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 7/29/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Geneva from Annecy here.

How do I go from Geneva to Annecy?

There are 2 ways to get from Geneva to Annecy: bus or train.

What is the distance between Geneva and Annecy?

The Geneva to Annecy distance is around 20 miles (33 km).

When traveling from Geneva to Annecy, what are the departure and arrival points in Geneva and Annecy?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Geneva to Annecy:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Geneva to Annecy depart from Geneva, Eaux-Vives to Annecy, Gare Routière.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Genève and arrive in Annecy.
Which travel operators can get me to Annecy from Geneva?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Geneva to Annecy:

  • You can take a bus from Geneva to Annecy with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $5 (€4) with Flixbus from Geneva to Annecy.
  • You can travel by train between Geneva and Annecy with SNCF | TER, and you can find SNCF | TER Geneva to Annecy tickets for $29 (€23) on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey to Annecy from Geneva ends?
Omio customers who travel from Geneva to Annecy often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Lyon or Grenoble. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Annecy and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book Geneva to Annecy tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Geneva to Annecy, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $5 (€4) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $29 (€23) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Geneva to Annecy tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the cheapest way to get from Geneva to Annecy?

The cheapest way to go to Annecy from Geneva is by taking a bus, which costs on average $5 (€4).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Annecy:

A bus is $24 (€19) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Geneva to Annecy costing on average $29 (€23).

What is the quickest way from Geneva to Annecy?

The quickest way to travel from Geneva to Annecy is by bus, which takes on average 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Geneva
Annecy
Geneve, Cornavin
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