There are 4 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Renens by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Renens VD 150 / ...

$25 - $45

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Rideshare  •  57 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Le Grand-Saconnex to Crissier 34.4 miles

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Renens 36.7 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Renens 36.7 miles

$7 - $12

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genève-Aéroport and arriving at Renens VD. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Renens is 51 km. The road distance is 58.7 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Renens without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs .

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The train from Genève-Aéroport to Renens VD takes 53 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Renens is 59 km. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Renens.

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There are 296+ hotels available in Renens. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Renens. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Renens.
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  • Distance: 31.6 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Renens every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 53 min.

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Renens VD
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Le Grand-Saconnex to Crissier
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Renens
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Taxi Phone
Phone
+41 22 331 41 33
Website
taxi-phone.ch
Ambassador Taxi
Phone
+41 22 731 41 41
Website
ambassador-limousine.com
Taxis202
Phone
+41 22 320 22 02
Website
taxis.ch

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