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There are 6 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  2h 16m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Geneva (GVA) BER - GVA

€41 - €138

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Train  •  12h 42m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Bern Ice
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève Ic1 / ...

€214 - €379

Train via Berlin Suedkreuz  •  13h 38m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bern Ice
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport Ic1 / ...

€214 - €366

Bus  •  18h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Basel SBB 015
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse to Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere RegioJet

€59 - €84

Night train, train  •  16h 17m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Basel Sbb Nj
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
  3. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève Ic5 / ...

€140 - €277

Drive  •  9h 28m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire 1116.6 km

€120 - €180

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire by train and bus

The journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Ferney-Voltaire is around 14h 56m and covers a distance of around 1203 km. The fastest journey normally takes 12h 25m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Ferney, mairie. Typically 19 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14h 56m
Fastest journey time:
12h 25m
Services per week:
19
Cheapest price:
€218
Carbon emissions:
64 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
01:14
Last service departs at:
11:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire train and bus schedules

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  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ferney-Voltaire is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ferney-Voltaire is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ferney-Voltaire is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

Yes, entry into Germany from France is currently restricted.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire is to fly which costs €40 - €140 and takes 2h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire is to fly which costs €40 - €140 and takes 2h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire. However, there are services departing from Berlin Airport BER and arriving at Ferney, mairie via Berlin central bus station, Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse and Genève, Cornavin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 46m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Ferney-Voltaire is 865 km. The road distance is 1116.6 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire without a car is to train which takes 12h 42m and costs €210 - €380.

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It takes approximately 2h 16m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin central bus station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire is to fly which takes 2h 16m and costs €40 - €140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €210 - €380 and takes 12h 42m, you could also bus, which costs €55 - €85 and takes 18h 46m.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire.
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  • Distance: 864.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 16m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Ferney-Voltaire, France?

easyJet, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire via Berlin Hbf, Bern, Genève, and Genève, Cornavin in around 12h 42m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €360
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €330
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €440
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €320
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Bern
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€160 - €230
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bern
Ave. Duration
9h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€160 - €220
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€26 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
10h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€70 - €95
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse to Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
RegioJet

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire is 1117 km. It takes approximately 9h 28m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Ferney-Voltaire.

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Brussels Airlines, Air France, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Geneva Airport.

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