There are 3 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen by train or car

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Train, line 120 train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux 90
  2. Take the line 120 train from Montreux to Saanen 120 / ...

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Train, line 120 train via Genève, Cornavin  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the line 120 train from Montreux to Saanen 120 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen 96.1 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen is to drive which costs SFr 19 - SFr 28 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen is to drive which costs SFr 19 - SFr 28 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen. However, there are services departing from Genève-Aéroport and arriving at Saanen via Montreux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Saanen is 93 km. The road distance is 153.8 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen without a car is to train and line 120 train which takes 3 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen, including transfers.

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

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen train services, operated by MOB, arrive at Saanen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen is 154 km. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen.

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There are 687+ hotels available in Saanen. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen.
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  • Distance: 58.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saanen via Montreux in around 3 h 18 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 Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
MOB
Website
mob.ch
Train from Montreux to Saanen
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mob.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com

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