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Duration 6h 46m
Distance 886.4 km
Average price 230€
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Geneva and Cherbourg takes 6h 46m. The train runs, on average, once a week from Geneva to Cherbourg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Genève
  2. Paris St Lazare
  3. Cherbourg
7h 42m
178€ - 324€

Geneva to Cherbourg train times

Trains run once a week between Geneva and Cherbourg. The service departs Geneva at 16:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into Cherbourg at 23:16. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Cherbourg. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Cherbourg via Gare de Lyon and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 42m.

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The distance between Geneva and Cherbourg is 693 km. The road distance is 886.4 km.

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Geneva to Cherbourg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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Geneva to Cherbourg train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Cherbourg station.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Cherbourg. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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