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

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

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

$50 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld Rj / ...

$9 - $13

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern is to bus which costs SFr 9 - SFr 13 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern. However, there are services departing from Genève, WTC and arriving at Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld via Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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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.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern is 157 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern.

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Map of how to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Bern.
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  • Distance: 81.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

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 3 times a week. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday and 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, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Berne
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus

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