There are 3 ways to get from Geneva to Arbois by train, bus 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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Train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lausanne 150 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Mouchard Tgv

$61 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Lons-le-Saunier 759
  2. Take the train from Lons-Le-Saunier to Arbois (Jura)

$19 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Arbois 70.8 miles

$15 - $22

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Arbois. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Arbois (Jura) via Lausanne and Mouchard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Arbois is 83 km. The road distance is 113.2 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Arbois without a car is to train which takes 4 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Geneva to Arbois, including transfers.

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

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Geneva to Arbois train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Mouchard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Arbois is 113 km. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Geneva to Arbois.

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  • Distance: 51.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Geneva to Arbois via Lausanne and Mouchard in around 4 h 2 min.

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. 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 Lausanne
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lausanne to Mouchard
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$46 - $50
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lons-Le-Saunier to Arbois (Jura)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $25
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Lons-le-Saunier
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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