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There are 6 ways to get from Geneva to Arles by train, night bus, car or plane

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Train inOui TGV  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the train from Genève to Avignon TGV Tgv

$98 - $116

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Avignon Ouibus

$28 - $42

4 alternative options

Train via Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu Genève - Lyon-Part-Dieu / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Arles Lyon-Part-Dieu - Marseille-St-Charles / ...

$68 - $99

Drive  •  4h 2m

  1. Drive from Geneva to Arles 270.1 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Lyon, fly, train  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Marseille (MRS) LYS - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

$123 - $407

Fly from Geneva, train  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Marseille (MRS) GVA - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

$84 - $179

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Arles is to night bus which costs SFr 27 - SFr 45 and takes 7h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Arles is to train which costs SFr 95 - SFr 120 and takes 3h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Arles. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Arles via Avignon TGV and Avignon Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 47m.

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The distance between Geneva and Arles is 305 km. The road distance is 432.1 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Arles without a car is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs SFr 95 - SFr 120.

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It takes approximately 3h 47m to get from Geneva to Arles, including transfers.

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Geneva to Arles train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Genève station.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Geneva to Arles train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Avignon TGV station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Arles is 432 km. It takes approximately 4h 2m to drive from Geneva to Arles.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Arles.
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  • Distance: 190.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 47m

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

inOui TGV operates a train from Geneva to Arles 3 times a week. Tickets cost $75 - $85 and the journey takes 2h 50m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Algiers
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Genève to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
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 Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Arles
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
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 Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
Night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Avignon
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus

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Air France and Hop! offer flights from Lyon Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 768+ hotels available in Arles. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to line 1 train which takes 7m and costs SFr 10 - SFr 18.

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