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There are 4 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montreux by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux Ir90 / ...

SFr 30 - SFr 60

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Train via Genève, Cornavin  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux Re / ...

SFr 15 - SFr 51

2 alternative options

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montreux 91 km

SFr 10 - SFr 16

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from Geneva Airport to Montreux 91 km

SFr 170 - SFr 250

Geneva Airport (GVA) → Montreux
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Montreux is 0041 58 463 00 00.

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The most affordable way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montreux is to drive, which costs SFr 10 - SFr 16 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montreux is to drive which costs SFr 10 - SFr 16 and takes 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genève-Aéroport and arriving at Montreux. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 22m.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Montreux is 66 km. The road distance is 91 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montreux without a car is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs SFr 30 - SFr 60.

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The train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux takes 1h 22m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montreux train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève-Aéroport station.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montreux train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Montreux station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montreux is 91 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montreux.

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  • Distance: 65.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 22m

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux every 30 minutes. Tickets cost SFr 30 - SFr 60 and the journey takes 1h 22m.

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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 Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Rail 1st Class
SFr 21 - SFr 35
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Geneva Airport to Montreux
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 250

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