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

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Train via Lausanne  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Frasne to Lausanne Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève 1 / ...

$65 - $99

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Bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Champagnole Gare to St Exupéry 504-03
  2. Take the bus from Lons-le-Saunier to Geneva 759

$8 - $13

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Champagnole to St-Claude
  2. Take the train from La Cure to Nyon R

$38 - $62

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Champagnole to Geneva 55.1 miles

$11 - $17

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No, there is no direct bus from Champagnole to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Champagnole Gare and arriving at Geneva via St Exupéry and Lons-le-Saunier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Champagnole to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Champagnole and arriving at Genève via Andelot(Jura), Frasne and Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Champagnole and Geneva is 63 km. The road distance is 88.2 km.

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The best way to get from Champagnole to Geneva without a car is to train which takes 4 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Champagnole to Geneva, including transfers.

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Champagnole to Geneva bus services, operated by Jurago, depart from Champagnole Gare station.

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Champagnole to Geneva train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Frasne station.

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The best way to get from Champagnole to Geneva is to train which takes 4 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 32 min.

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Champagnole to Geneva bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Geneva station.

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Champagnole to Geneva train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Genève station.

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Map of how to get from Champagnole to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 39.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Champagnole, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Champagnole to Geneva via Andelot(Jura), Frasne, and Lausanne in around 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Champagnole to Geneva via St Exupéry, Villeneuve-sous-Pymont, and Lons-le-Saunier in around 5 h 32 min.

Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frasne to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$33 - $37
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Frasne to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from La Cure to Nyon
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lausanne to Geneve
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Champagnole to St-Claude
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
Bus operators
Jurago
Website
jurago.fr
Bus from Champagnole Gare to St Exupéry
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
jurago.fr
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lons-le-Saunier to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Champagnole to Geneva is 88 km. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Champagnole to Geneva.

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