There are 8 ways to get from Geneva to Arles by train, bus, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train TGV  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Avignon TGV Tgv / ...

$83 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Nîmes Ouibus / ...

$16 - $35

6 alternative options

Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Arles

$72 - $108

Night bus, bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Annecy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Annecy to Avignon - Gare Routière

$38 - $53

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Arles 270.1 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Lyon, fly to Marseille, bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Marseille (MRS) LYS - MRS
  3. Take the bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Arles

$111 - $390

Fly Geneva to Montpellier, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Montpellier (MPL) GVA - MPL
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier - Airport to Arles

$113 - $823

Fly Geneva to Nice, bus, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Nice (NCE) GVA - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

$71 - $205

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

TGV operates a train from Geneva to Arles twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Arles via Lyon - Perrache Bus station and Nîmes in around 5 h 36 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Geneva to Montpellier via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Geneva to Montpellier via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Geneva to Montpellier via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Arles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 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
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Arles
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Montpellier - Airport to Arles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Annecy to Avignon - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
isilines.com
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice Aéroport - Terminal 1 to Marseille - Gare Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
info-ler.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Arles is 305 km. The road distance is 432 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Arles is to bus which costs SFr 15 - SFr 35 and takes 5 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Arles is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs SFr 80 - SFr 95.

No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Arles. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Arles via Avignon TGV and Avignon Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Arles. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Bus station and arriving at Arles via Lyon - Perrache Bus station and Nîmes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Geneva to Arles, including transfers.