You can get from Paris to Geneva by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Geneva on Sep 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||254 miles (409 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$24 - $94|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $24 (€19) • 7 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $90 (€72) • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||easyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV|
Travel 254 miles (409 km) by flight, bus or train between Paris and Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are easyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Paris to Geneva.
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If you are considering traveling from Paris to Geneva, you can choose between all of the major forms of transport. Buses take the longest, with journey times of around 7 hours, while trains can take only 3 hours to reach Geneva. However, the fastest way to reach your destination will be flying. Flights depart regularly and will only take about an hour to get to Geneva.
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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Geneva. Buses traveling from Paris to Geneva depart from either Paris' Porte Maillot, Porte d'Orléans, Gare Routière Galliéni, or Quai de Bercy bus stations and take at least 7:15 h to arrive at Geneva's pl. Dorciere bus station. Over 20 buses travel from Paris to Geneva every day, with the first departing Paris at 2:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Paris to Geneva include Flixbus, Ouibus, and Eurolines.
Taking a flight is technically the fastest way to travel from Paris to Geneva; however, when travel time to and from Paris and Geneva's airports is taken into consideration, taking a train is actually the fastest way to travel from Paris to Geneva. Flights traveling from Paris to Geneva depart from either Paris' Charles de Gaulle or Orly airports and arrive at Geneva airport after just over an hour of flight time. Approximately 20 flights travel from Paris to Geneva every day, with the first departing Paris at 5:05 a.m. Airlines that travel directly from Paris to Geneva include EasyJet, Air France, and Swiss Airlines.
Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Paris to Geneva. Taking a train is at least 4:15 h faster than taking the bus and approximately 45 minutes faster than taking a flight when traveling to and from Paris and Geneva's airports is taken into consideration. Traveling from Paris to Geneva by train is €32 cheaper on average when compared to taking a flight. SNCF TGV and TGV Lyria high-speed trains travel from Paris to Geneva around 6 times per day.
Travel from Paris, France to Geneva, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 9/13/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Geneva from Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.
Return travel to Paris, France from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Requirements for reentering France:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 9/18/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Paris from Geneva.
You can travel between Paris and Geneva 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Geneva from Paris is by taking a bus with an average price of $24 (€19).
This is compared to other travel options to Geneva:
A bus is $66 (€53) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Paris to Geneva costing on average $90 (€72).
A bus is $70 (€56) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Paris to Geneva costing on average $94 (€75).
The fastest way from Paris to Geneva is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.
There are alternative travel options to Geneva that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 5 min on average.
In comparison, getting to Geneva by train can take on average 3 h 12 min.
You should expect to travel around 254 miles (409 km) between Paris and Geneva.
The average frequency per day from Paris to Geneva is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Paris and Geneva as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Paris to Geneva:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Geneva with the following travel companies:
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 route.
Before traveling from Paris to Geneva, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Paris to Geneva 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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