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from Marseille to Geneva

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

Our recommendation

To get from Marseille to Geneva on Nov 30 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:00PMMarseille5h10 07:10PMGeneva
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$311One-way
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12:35AMMarseille, Gare St. Charles10h25 11:00AMGeneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
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$271One-way
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08:00AMMarseille4h40 12:40PMGeneva
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$371One-way
06:00PMMarseille4h30 10:30PMGeneva
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$381One-way
01:00PMMarseille5h30 06:30PMGeneva
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$471One-way

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Mon
Nov 29
$73SNCF | TER
$27Flixbus
Tue
Nov 30
$73SNCF | TER
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Wed
Dec 1
$63SNCF | TER
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Thu
Dec 2
$70SNCF | TER
$17Flixbus
Fri
Dec 3
$70SNCF | TER
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Sat
Dec 4
$63SNCF | TER
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Dec 5
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$17BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Dec 6
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$17Flixbus
Tue
Dec 7
$61SNCF | TER
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Wed
Dec 8
$61SNCF | TER
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Thu
Dec 9
$63SNCF | TER
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Fri
Dec 10
$75SNCF | TER
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Dec 11
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$13BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Dec 13
$63SNCF | TER
$18Flixbus
Tue
Dec 14
$60SNCF | TER
$18Flixbus
Wed
Dec 15
$61SNCF | TER
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Thu
Dec 16
$66SNCF | TER
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Fri
Dec 17
$66SNCF | TER
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Dec 18
$70SNCF | TER
$26BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Dec 19
$82SNCF | TER
$26BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information to Geneva from Marseille

distanceDistance203 miles (328 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $83
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€16) • 7 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $83 (€69) • 3 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER

Take a bus or train to travel 203 miles (328 km) to Geneva from Marseille. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 59 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Marseille to Geneva.

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

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

Is international entry into Geneva from Marseille restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Geneva, Switzerland from Marseille?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 11/28/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Marseille to Geneva closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Marseille, France from Geneva, Switzerland due to COVID-19?

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

Is my journey back to Marseille from Geneva restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Marseille, France?

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

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

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 11/28/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Marseille from Geneva closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Marseille to Geneva?

There are 2 ways to travel between Marseille and Geneva including taking a bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Geneva from Marseille is by taking a bus, which costs on average $19 (€16).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Geneva:

Taking a bus is about $64 (€53) less than taking a train, which costs on average $83 (€69) for this journey.

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

The fastest way from Marseille to Geneva is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 59 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 35 min.

What is the distance from Marseille to Geneva?

You should expect to travel around 203 miles (328 km) between Marseille and Geneva.

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

The average frequency per day from Marseille to Geneva is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

When traveling between Marseille and Geneva, what are the departure and arrival points in Marseille and Geneva?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Marseille to Geneva depart from Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles to Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
  • Most travelers board their train from Marseille-St-Charles and arrive in Genève.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Marseille to Geneva?

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

  • You can take a bus from Marseille to Geneva with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for $19 (€16) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Marseille to Geneva.
  • You can go to Geneva from Marseille by train with SNCF | TER. You'll see cheap train tickets for $83 (€69) with SNCF | TER from Marseille to Geneva on Omio.
Can I find a direct route to Geneva from Marseille?

Yes, there are direct routes from Marseille to Geneva with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 1 direct train a day to Geneva with.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Marseille to Geneva?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Marseille to Geneva often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Lyon. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Marseille and Geneva itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Geneva and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy my Marseille to Geneva one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $19 (€16) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $83 (€69) one way on average.

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