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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Tgv

$166 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Ouibus / ...
  2. Ouibus / ...

$29 - $79

7 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 25 min

  1. 511.4 miles

$110 - $160

Fly Geneva to Paris Orly, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. GVA - ORY

$123 - $293

Fly Geneva to Brussels, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. GVA - BRU

$107 - $305

Fly Geneva to Lille Lesquin, train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. GVA - LIL

$107 - $1,260

Fly Geneva to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. GVA - CDG

$112 - $320

Train to Lyon, fly to Lille Lesquin, train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. LYS - LIL

$130 - $388

Fly Geneva to Amsterdam, train  •  9 h 17 min

  1. GVA - AMS

$157 - $380

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

You can take a train from Geneva to Calais via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris Nord in around 6 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Calais via Paris City Center - Bercy in around 12 h 3 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Geneva to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $1,600
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$68 - $70
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$65 - $68
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Calais
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Calais
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Calais is 615 km. The road distance is 818 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Calais is to bus which costs SFr 29 - SFr 80 and takes 12 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Calais is to train which takes 6 h 16 min and costs SFr 160 - SFr 190.

No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Calais. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Calais Ville via Paris Lyon Banlieue and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Calais. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Bus station and arriving at Calais via Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Geneva to Calais, including transfers.