There are 4 ways to get from Belgium to Geneva by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve Tgv

$185 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$32 - $45

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Central to Namur Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Namur to Dijon
  3. Take the bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station

$43 - $68

Drive  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Geneva 450.5 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belgium to Geneva is to bus which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 11 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgium to Geneva is to train which costs 160€ - 210€ and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The distance between Belgium and Geneva is 505 km. The road distance is 720.8 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Belgium to Geneva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belgium to Geneva station. However, there are services departing from Grand-Place and arriving at Geneva - Bus station via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Belgium and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Brussels to Geneva via Gare Du Midi, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 6 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Geneva via Fontainas, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, and Paris City Center - Bercy in around 11 h 37 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Namur
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Namur to Dijon
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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