There are 4 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern 1 / ...

$50 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Bern, Carparkplatz Schützenmatte Rj

$7 - $9

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern 98.1 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$93 - $202

What companies run services between Geneva Airport (GVA), Switzerland and Bern, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $95 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern once a week. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Bern, Carparkplatz Schützenmatte
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Bern is 130 km. The road distance is 157 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern is to bus which costs SFr 6 - SFr 10 and takes 3 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern is to drive which takes 1 h 36 min and costs SFr 20 - SFr 30.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genève-Aéroport and arriving at Bern. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern. However, there are services departing from Geneva - airport and arriving at Bern, Carparkplatz Schützenmatte via Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

The train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern takes 1 h 54 min including transfers and departs hourly.