There are 4 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne 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 Ouibus, train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Jean-de-Maurienne Arvan Tgv

$21 - $30

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Train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Jean-de-Maurienne Arvan Tgv

$53 - $83

Bus, train via Annecy - Gare routière  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Genève Airport to Annecy - Gare routière T72
  2. Take the train from Annecy to Montmelian
  3. Take the train from Montmelian to St-Jean-de-Maurienne Arvan

$35 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne 101 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne is to bus and train which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne is to drive which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne. However, there are services departing from Genève-Aéroport and arriving at St-Jean-de-Maurienne Arvan via Genève and Chambery-Challes-E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne is 107 km. The road distance is 161.6 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 5 min and costs SFr 20 - SFr 30.

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, including transfers.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at St-Jean-de-Maurienne Arvan station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne.
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  • Distance: 67.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

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

You can take a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne via Genève and Chambery-Challes-E in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Jean-de-Maurienne Arvan
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Annecy to Montmelian
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Montmelian to St-Jean-de-Maurienne Arvan
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Jean-de-Maurienne Arvan
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$35 - $38
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 to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Transdev Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Website
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Genève Airport to Annecy - Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
transdevhautesavoie.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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