There are 9 ways to get from Geneva to Ancona by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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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Train  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona Fb / ...

127€ - 268€

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Bus  •  12h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Milan, Milan N405 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Ancona, Ancona N426 / ...

34€ - 52€

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Train, night train, bus  •  16h 23m

  1. Take the train from Genève to Sierre/Siders 90 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Brig to Verona Porta Nuova En
  3. Take the bus from Verona to Ancona

126€ - 191€

Drive  •  7h 22m

  1. Drive from Geneva to Ancona 759.9 km

100€ - 150€

Fly Geneva to Ancona  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Ancona (AOI) GVA - AOI

100€ - 270€

Train to Lyon, fly to Ancona  •  10h 33m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Ancona (AOI) LYS - AOI

155€ - 586€

Fly Geneva to Rome, train  •  9h 16m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Rome (FCO) GVA - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona

58€ - 281€

Fly Geneva to Venice, train  •  7h 33m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Venice (VCE) GVA - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona

57€ - 353€

Train to Lyon, fly to Bologna, train  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bologna (BLQ) LYS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona

134€ - 463€

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Ancona is to bus which costs SFr 35 - SFr 60 and takes 12h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Ancona is to fly which costs SFr 100 - SFr 300 and takes 6h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Geneva and arriving at Ancona, Ancona via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Ancona via Milano Centrale Station and Bologna Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 57m.

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The distance between Geneva and Ancona is 648 km. The road distance is 759.9 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Ancona without a car is to train which takes 7h 57m and costs SFr 130 - SFr 300.

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It takes approximately 7h 57m to get from Geneva to Ancona, including transfers.

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Geneva to Ancona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Geneva station.

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Geneva to Ancona train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Geneve station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Ancona is to train which takes 7h 57m and costs SFr 130 - SFr 300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 35 - SFr 60 and takes 12h 35m, you could also fly, which costs SFr 100 - SFr 300 and takes 6h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Ancona.
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  • Distance: 647.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 57m

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Ancona, Italy?

You can take a train from Geneva to Ancona via Milano Centrale, Milano Centrale Station, and Bologna Centrale in around 7h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Ancona via Milan, Milan in around 12h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 850€
Flights from Geneva to Ancona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 850€
Flights from Geneva to Ancona via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 850€
Flights from Geneva to Ancona via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 800€
Flights from Lyon to Ancona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 900€
Flights from Lyon to Ancona via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Ancona via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
180€ - 800€
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 1000€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Ancona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 320€
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 310€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 500€
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 480€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 440€
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 1000€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Geneva to Ancona via Catania
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 850€
Flights from Lyon to Ancona via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
95€ - 480€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 550€
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
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 Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 180€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Sierre/Siders
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Frecce

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
40€ - 65€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia Intercity

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
9€ - 12€
Base 2nd Class
22€ - 27€
Base 1st Class
34€ - 38€
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
12€ - 15€
Base 2nd Class
29€ - 35€
Base 1st Class
43€ - 48€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
8€ - 11€
Base 2nd Class
18€ - 22€
Base 1st Class
28€ - 32€
Trenitalia

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 28€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
25€ - 28€
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
35€ - 39€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Brig to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Ancona, Ancona
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 - Bus station to Milan
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Book at
eurolines.ch
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Baltour
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Verona to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
31€
Schedules at
ventrebus.com

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Ancona Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Geneva to Ancona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ancona, Ancona station.

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Geneva to Ancona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Ancona station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Ancona is 760 km. It takes approximately 7h 22m to drive from Geneva to Ancona.

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Volotea, Eurowings, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Ancona Airport.

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Book your Geneva to Ancona bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 622+ hotels available in Ancona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 18.

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