COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering France. Learn More.

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

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

Recommended option

Train, line 102 bus  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the train from Genève to Annemasse L4 / ...
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Annemasse Gare routière to Saint-Jeoire Poste 102

16€ - 35€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Genève-Aéroport, gare routière to Nangy, Hopital Findrol Lt74 / ...
  2. Take the bus from CHAL Centre Hospitalier Alpes Léman - Contamine s/ Arve to Poste - Saint-Jeoire C

6€ - 10€

2 alternative options

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire 35.1 km

3€ - 6€

Towncar  •  33 min

  1. Take a town car from Geneva Airport to Saint-Jeoire 35.1 km

110€ - 160€

Switzerland → France
Fully open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into France from Switzerland

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Show more details
Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of France, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, Vatican, San Marino, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand and Japan

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

Show less

Conditions of entry into France from Switzerland

  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
Show more details
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Vatican, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand and United Kingdom

Show less

Rules to follow in France

1m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Switzerland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into France is currently allowed from Switzerland.

Explore travel options

Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Saint-Jeoire is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Saint-Jeoire is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Saint-Jeoire is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from France.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 30 Nov 2020
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire is to drive which costs SFr 4 - SFr 6 and takes 33 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire is to drive which costs SFr 4 - SFr 6 and takes 33 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire. However, there are services departing from Genève-Aéroport, gare routière and arriving at Poste - Saint-Jeoire via CHAL Centre Hospitalier Alpes Léman - Contamine s/ Arve. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 12m.

More details

The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Saint-Jeoire is 29 km. The road distance is 35.1 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire without a car is to train and line 102 bus which takes 2h 4m and costs SFr 17 - SFr 40.

More details

It takes approximately 2h 4m to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire, including transfers.

More details

Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire bus services, operated by Transalis, depart from Genève-Aéroport, gare routière station.

More details

Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire bus services, operated by Proxim iTi, arrive at Poste - Saint-Jeoire station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire is 35 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire.

Get driving directions

There are 827+ hotels available in Saint-Jeoire. Prices start at 75€ per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 28.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 4m

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

You can take a bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Saint-Jeoire via Nangy, Hopital Findrol and CHAL Centre Hospitalier Alpes Léman - Contamine s/ Arve in around 2h 12m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 21€
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Geneve to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 14€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
Rail 1st Class
9€ - 14€
Bus operators
Lihsa
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Annemasse Gare routière to Saint-Jeoire Poste
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Geneva Airport to Nangy Hopital Findrol
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Transalis
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Email
commercial.crolard@transdev.com
Website
transalis.fr
Bus from Genève-Aéroport, gare routière to Nangy, Hopital Findrol
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Transalis
Proxim iTi
Phone
04 50 25 63 24
Email
contact@proximiti.fr
Website
proximiti.fr
Bus from CHAL Centre Hospitalier Alpes Léman - Contamine s/ Arve to Poste - Saint-Jeoire
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2€
Website
Proxim iTi
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Geneva Airport to Saint-Jeoire
Estimated price
110€ - 160€

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.