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from Geneva to Valence

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

Our recommendation

To get from Geneva to Valence on Dec 6 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:42PMGeneva3h51 08:33PMValence Ville
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$511One-way
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04:42PMGeneva3h51 08:33PMValence Ville
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$511One-way
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01:30PMGeneva4h02 05:32PMValence Ville
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$511One-way
05:14AMGeneva4h08 09:22AMValence Ville
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$511One-way
12:14PMGeneva4h19 04:33PMValence Ville
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$511One-way

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Dec 6
$51SNCF | TER
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Dec 7
$38SNCF | TER
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Travel Information from Geneva to Valence

distanceDistance106 miles (171 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $51
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€12) • 4 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $51 (€43) • 3 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | TER

Travel 106 miles (171 km) by bus or train between Geneva and Valence. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or SNCF | TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Geneva to Valence.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Valence, France from Geneva, Switzerland?

Travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Valence, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Valence from Geneva restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Valence, France from Geneva?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Valence, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 12/5/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Geneva to Valence closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Valence, France?

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

Is my journey back to Geneva from Valence 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 Valence?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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 11/29/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Geneva from Valence closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Geneva to Valence?

You can travel from Geneva to Valence 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Geneva and Valence?

The cheapest way to travel between Geneva and Valence is by taking a bus with an average price of $14 (€12).

This is compared to other travel options to Valence:

Taking a bus is usually $37 (€31) less than taking a train to Valence, which costs on average $51 (€43) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Geneva to Valence?

The fastest way from Geneva to Valence is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Valence that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h 45 min.

What is the distance between Geneva and Valence?

The Geneva to Valence distance is around 106 miles (171 km).

How many services a day are there between Geneva and Valence?

The average frequency per day from Geneva to Valence is:

  • 10 trains per day.

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

When traveling to Valence from Geneva, where do I depart from Geneva and where do I arrive in Valence?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Geneva, Eaux-Vives and arrive in Valence, Gare Routière.
  • Trains mostly depart from Genève and arrive in Valence Ville.
Who can get me from Geneva to Valence?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Valence by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Geneva to Valence for $14 (€12).
  • Travel with SNCF | TER for trains to Valence. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for SNCF | TER Geneva to Valence tickets on Omio for $51 (€43).
Where should I go next after I travel to Valence from Geneva?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Geneva to Valence often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Lyon or Marseille. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Geneva and Valence itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Valence and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets between Geneva and Valence online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $14 (€12) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $51 (€43) one way on average for this trip.

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

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