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There are 5 ways to get from Annecy to Jet d'Eau by train, bus, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Geneve-Eaux-Vives Ter

SFr 10 - SFr 26

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 6m

  1. Take the rideshare from Annecy to Genève 41.5 km

SFr 2 - SFr 4

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Galbert to Genève, Jonction T72

SFr 15 - SFr 28

Bus via Etoile P+r  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Galbert to Etoile P+r T72

SFr 13 - SFr 27

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Annecy to Jet d'Eau 40.6 km

SFr 4 - SFr 7

Annecy to Jet d'Eau by train and walk

The journey time between Annecy and Jet d'Eau is around 1h 13m and covers a distance of around 62 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 13m. Services are operated by SNCF. Typically 96 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 13m
Fastest journey time:
1h 13m
Services per week:
96
Cheapest price:
SFr 10
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:44
Last service departs at:
20:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Annecy to Jet d'Eau train and walk schedules

France → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from France

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy and Pays de la Loire in France
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy, Pays de la Loire

This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Argentina, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Estonia, Georgia, India, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Netherlands, Paraguay, Seychelles, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Tanzania, United Kingdom and Uruguay
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Jet d'Eau is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Jet d'Eau is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Jet d'Eau is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Switzerland.

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Last updated: 17 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Jet d'Eau is to rideshare which costs €2 - €3 and takes 1h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Jet d'Eau is to drive which costs €4 - €7 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Annecy to Jet d'Eau. However, there are services departing from Annecy, Galbert and arriving at Genève, Vollandes via Genève, Jonction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Annecy and arriving at Geneve-Eaux-Vives. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 13m.

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It is 33 km from Annecy to Jet d'Eau. It is approximately 40.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Jet d'Eau without a car is to train which takes 1h 28m and costs €9 - €23.

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The train from Annecy to Geneve-Eaux-Vives takes 1h 13m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Annecy to Jet d'Eau bus services, operated by Transalis, depart from Annecy, Galbert station.

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Annecy to Jet d'Eau train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Annecy station.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Jet d'Eau is to train which takes 1h 28m and costs €9 - €23. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €13 - €26 and takes 1h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Jet d'Eau.
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  • Distance: 33.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 28m

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Jet d'Eau, Switzerland?

SNCF operates a train from Annecy to Geneve-Eaux-Vives every 2 hours. Tickets cost SFr 10 - SFr 26 and the journey takes 1h 13m. Alternatively, Transalis operates a bus from Annecy, Galbert to Genève, Jonction hourly. Tickets cost SFr 7 - SFr 11 and the journey takes 1h 11m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Annecy to Geneve-Eaux-Vives
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 10 - SFr 15
Rail 1st Class
SFr 17 - SFr 26
Bus operators
Transalis
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Email
commercial.crolard@transdev.com
Website
transalis.fr
Bus from Annecy, Galbert to Genève, Jonction
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 11
Website
Transalis
Bus from Galbert to Etoile P+r
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 11
Website
Transalis
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Annecy to Genève
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 2 - SFr 4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Annecy to Jet d'Eau bus services, operated by Transalis, arrive at Genève, Jonction station.

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Annecy to Jet d'Eau train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Geneve-Eaux-Vives station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Annecy to Jet d'Eau is 41 km. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Annecy to Jet d'Eau.

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There are 188+ hotels available in Jet d'Eau. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Annecy and Jet d'Eau. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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