There are 11 ways to get from Cheltenham to Geneva by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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

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Train to Bristol, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Geneva (GVA) BRS - GVA

$94 - $245

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Bus  •  21 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Geneva - Bus station

$49 - $69

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Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Geneva (GVA) BHX - GVA

$96 - $304

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Geneva (GVA) LHR - GVA

$150 - $357

Train, train to London City, fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Geneva (GVA) LCY - GVA

$139 - $376

Train to Manchester, fly  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Geneva (GVA) MAN - GVA

$113 - $261

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Geneva (GVA) LGW - GVA

$126 - $341

Train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Genève Tgv

$254 - $518

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Chamonix
  4. Take the bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva 472

$116 - $192

Drive, carferry  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the carferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Geneva

$144 - $279

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Geneva

$310 - $377

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Geneva via London Victoria, Lille, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and Chamonix-Mont-Blanc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Genève via Birmingham New Street, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord RER and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Geneva is 544 miles.

The best way to get from Cheltenham to Geneva without a car is to train which takes 9 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Cheltenham to Geneva, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to Geneva bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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Cheltenham to Geneva train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Geneva is to train which takes 9 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Cheltenham to Geneva bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Geneva - Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 544.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Geneva via Birmingham New Street, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 9 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Geneva via London Victoria Coach Station, London, and Paris Centre - Bercy in around 21 h 35 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Bristol to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Manchester to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from London City to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $3,800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from London City to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from London City to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Manchester to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $45
Train from Swindon to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Genève
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Chamonix Sud - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva - Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
altibus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Chamonix to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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More Questions & Answers

Geneva is 1 h ahead of Cheltenham. It is currently 3:17 AM in Cheltenham and 4:17 AM in Geneva.

Cheltenham to Geneva train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Genève station.

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Thomas Cook, BMI Regional, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Bristol Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 393+ hotels available in Geneva. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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