There are 4 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Étienne by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus via Geneva - Bus station  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Saint-Etienne Ouibus

$9 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus Eurolines CH  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneve-Aeroport to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Saint-Etienne Ouibus

$11 - $26

Train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux Tgv

$56 - $91

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Étienne 132.3 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Étienne is to bus which costs SFr 8 - SFr 15 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Étienne is to drive which costs SFr 28 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Saint-Étienne is 160 km. The road distance is 211.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Étienne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Étienne. However, there are services departing from Geneva - airport and arriving at Saint-Etienne via Geneva - Bus station and Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Étienne. However, there are services departing from Genève-Aéroport and arriving at St Etienne Châteaucreux via Geneve and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

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What companies run services between Geneva Airport (GVA), Switzerland and Saint-Étienne, France?

You can take a bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Étienne via Geneva - Bus station and Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Étienne via Genève, Geneve, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 4 h 6 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Saint-Etienne
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneve-Aeroport to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Geneva Airport to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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