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Travel Information from Genoa to Geneva

distanceDistance183 miles (295 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$39 - $79
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $39 (€31) • 7 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $79 (€63) • 6 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesor Trenitalia

Travel 183 miles (295 km) by bus or train between Genoa and Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $39 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Genoa to Geneva.

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Travel from Genoa to Geneva
Travel to Geneva easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Genoa to Geneva.
Is international travel between Genoa, Italy and Geneva, Switzerland allowed?

International travel from Genoa, Italy to Geneva, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Italy?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Geneva if traveling from Genoa?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Geneva, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/20/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Geneva from Genoa.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Italy from Geneva, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for returning to Genoa, Italy from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Genoa, Italy from Geneva, Switzerland?

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Genoa, Italy regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Italy 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 9/22/21. 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 Genoa from Geneva here.

What are the ways to get from Genoa to Geneva?

There are 2 travel options from Genoa to Geneva: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Genoa to Geneva?

The cheapest way to go to Geneva from Genoa is by taking a bus, which costs on average $39 (€31).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Geneva:

Taking a bus is about $40 (€32) less than taking a train, which costs on average $79 (€63) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to travel to Geneva from Genoa?

The quickest way to travel to Geneva from Genoa is by train, which takes on average 6 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 10 min   on average.

How many miles from Genoa to Geneva would I travel?

The distance is approximately 183 miles (295 km) from Genoa to Geneva.

How many services a day are there from Genoa to Geneva?

The average frequency per day from Genoa to Geneva is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

Where do I depart from Genoa? Where do I arrive in Geneva?

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

  • Buses from Genoa to Geneva most often leave from Genova, Autostazione Principe and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
  • Trains most often depart from Genoa at Genova Piazza Principe and arrive in Geneva at Genève.
Which travel operators can get me to Geneva from Genoa?

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

  • Travel with Trenitalia for trains to Geneva. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Trenitalia Genoa to Geneva tickets on Omio for $79 (€63).
Can I travel directly between Genoa and Geneva?

Yes, there are direct services available from Genoa to Geneva with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct train with with 1 direct train per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Geneva as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Genoa and Geneva.

Where should I go next after I travel between Genoa and Geneva?
Omio customers who travel from Genoa to Geneva often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Milan or Lyon. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Geneva and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase Genoa to Geneva tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Genoa to Geneva, 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 $39 (€31) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $79 (€63) one way on average for this route.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Genova Brignole

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