There are 6 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Bardonecchia Tgv

73€ - 130€

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Bus  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Grenoble - Bus Station BlaBlaBus / ...
  2. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to BRIANCON - Place de l'Europe - BRIANCON Ler 35

Bus, train  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Oulx to Briancon Champs de Mars I

Bus via Geneva  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Grenoble 1739 / ...
  2. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to BRIANCON - Place de l'Europe - BRIANCON Ler 35

Bus, train via Grenoble  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Annecy - Gare routière T72
  2. Take the train from Annecy to Grenoble
  3. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to BRIANCON - Place de l'Europe - BRIANCON

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon 250.6 km

30€ - 45€

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 2h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Airport and arriving at BRIANCON - Place de l'Europe - BRIANCON via GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Briançon is 154 km. The road distance is 250.6 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon without a car is to bus which takes 5h 55m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 42m to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon, including transfers.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Geneva - Airport station.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon is to train which takes 5h 42m and costs SFr 75 - SFr 140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 55m.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon bus services, operated by Zou! LER, arrive at BRIANCON - Place de l'Europe - BRIANCON station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon is 251 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon.

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  • Distance: 153.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 42m

What companies run services between Geneva Airport (GVA), Switzerland and Briançon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France?

You can take a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon via Geneve, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, and Bardonecchia in around 5h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Briançon via GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE in around 5h 55m.

Train operators
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 Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Annecy to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Bardonecchia
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
33€ - 38€
1st Class
28€ - 34€
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S.
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
34€ - 40€
1st Class
30€ - 36€
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Geneva - Airport to Grenoble - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
Blablabus
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 Geneva Airport to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to BRIANCON - Place de l'Europe - BRIANCON
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Zou! LER
Bus from Oulx to Briancon Champs de Mars
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Zou! LER
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Geneva to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Eurolines FR
Transdev Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Website
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Annecy - Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Schedules at
transalis.fr
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Genève-Aéroport, gare routière to Annecy, Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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