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from Geneva to Mâcon

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

Our recommendation

To get from Geneva to Mâcon on Sep 21 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:30PMGeneva2h30 08:00PMMâcon Ville
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$391One-way
Cheapest
11:58AMGeneva2h35 02:33PMMâcon-Loché TGV
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$371One-way
Other options
03:30PMGeneva2h24 05:54PMMâcon Ville
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$391One-way
09:30AMGeneva2h41 12:11PMMâcon Ville
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$471One-way
07:14AMGeneva3h14 10:28AMMâcon-Loché TGV
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$451One-way

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Travel Information from Geneva to Mâcon

distanceDistance63 miles (101 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $40
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€15) • 4 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $40 (€32) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER

Take a bus or train to travel 63 miles (101 km) to Mâcon from Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Geneva to Mâcon.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for France due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Mâcon from Geneva?

Travel between Geneva, Switzerland and Mâcon, 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 Mâcon from Geneva?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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 Mâcon, 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 9/19/21. 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 to Mâcon from Geneva.

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

The restriction level for your return to Geneva, Switzerland from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Geneva from Mâcon restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Geneva from Mâcon?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 9/13/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Geneva from Mâcon closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Geneva to Mâcon?

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

How do I get from Geneva to Mâcon the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Mâcon from Geneva is by taking a bus, which costs on average $19 (€15).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Mâcon:

A bus is $21 (€17) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Geneva to Mâcon costing on average $40 (€32).

What is the fastest way to get from Geneva to Mâcon?

The quickest way to travel between Geneva and Mâcon is by train, which takes on average 2 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h 50 min.

How far is Mâcon from Geneva?

The distance from Geneva to Mâcon is approximately 63 miles (101 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Geneva to Mâcon?

The average frequency per day from Geneva to Mâcon is:

  • 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Geneva to Mâcon as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Geneva and in Mâcon?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Geneva to Mâcon:

  • Buses mostly depart from Geneva, Eaux-Vives and arrive in Mâcon, Gare de Mâcon.
  • Trains mostly leave from Genève and tend to arrive in Mâcon Ville.
Which travel operators can get me to Mâcon from Geneva?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Geneva to Mâcon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to Mâcon by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from Geneva to Mâcon for $19 (€15) on Omio.
  • SNCF | TER can get you to Mâcon by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCF | TER from Geneva to Mâcon for $40 (€32) on Omio.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Geneva to Mâcon?
Omio customers who travel from Geneva to Mâcon often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Lyon or Chalon-sur-Saône. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Mâcon and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase tickets between Geneva and Mâcon online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Geneva to Mâcon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $19 (€15) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $40 (€32) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Geneva to Mâcon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Geneva
Mâcon
Geneve, Cornavin
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