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There are 4 ways to get from Geneva to Albertville by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux Genève - Grenoble / ...
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Albertville Bourg-St-Maurice - Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux / ...

$35 - $64

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Annecy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Annecy - Gare routière to Albertville - Hôtel de Ville 51

$12 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Genève - Étoile to Annecy - Gare routière T72
  2. Take the bus from Annecy - Gare routière to Albertville - Hôtel de Ville 51

$17 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Albertville 53.9 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Albertville is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Albertville is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Albertville. However, there are services departing from Genève - Étoile and arriving at Albertville - Hôtel de Ville via Annecy - Gare routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Albertville. However, there are services departing from Gare de Genève and arriving at Albertville via Chambery-Challes-E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Albertville is 62 km. The road distance is 86.3 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Albertville without a car is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Geneva to Albertville, including transfers.

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Geneva to Albertville bus services, operated by Transdev Haute-Savoie, depart from Genève - Étoile station.

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Geneva to Albertville train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Gare de Genève station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Albertville is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 16 - SFr 25 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Albertville.
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  • Distance: 38.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Albertville, France?

You can take a train from Geneva to Albertville via Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux and Chambery-Challes-E in around 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Albertville via Annecy - Gare routière in around 3 h 20 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.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Albertville
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
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
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Chambery to Albertville
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$18 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bus operators
Transdev Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Website
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Genève - Étoile to Annecy - Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
transdevhautesavoie.com
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Annecy - Gare routière to Albertville - Hôtel de Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
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
Night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus

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Geneva to Albertville bus services, operated by Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, arrive at Albertville - Hôtel de Ville station.

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Geneva to Albertville train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Albertville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Albertville is 86 km. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Geneva to Albertville.

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There are 943+ hotels available in Albertville. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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