There are 9 ways to get from Geneva to Carcassonne by train, 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  •  6 h 21 min

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

$127 - $153

Cheapest option

Bus Isilines  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneve-Aeroport to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon to Carcassonne

$44 - $73

7 alternative options

Train via Montpellier Saint-Roch  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$96 - $158

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Genève Aéroport to Grenoble Gare routiere
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble to Carcassonne N716

$74 - $102

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Carcassonne 371 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Geneva to Toulouse, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Toulouse (TLS) GVA - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$72 - $249

Train to Lyon, fly to Toulouse, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Toulouse (TLS) LYS - TLS
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$100 - $227

Fly Geneva to Perpignan, train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Perpignan (PGF) GVA - PGF
  2. Take the train from Perpignan to Narbonne
  3. Take the train from Narbonne to Carcassonne

$403 - $1,154

Fly Geneva to Barcelona, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Barcelona (BCN) GVA - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Narbonne
  3. Take the train from Narbonne to Carcassonne

$84 - $258

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

You can take a train from Geneva to Carcassonne via Lyon Part Dieu in around 6 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Carcassonne via Grenoble Gare routiere and Grenoble in around 8 h 21 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Bastia
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Bastia
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $260
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$20 - $100
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Southampton
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Geneva to Perpignan via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Train operators
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
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
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $32
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $43
Train from Perpignan to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$33 - $36
Train from Narbonne to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $22
Train from Barcelona Sants to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Perpignan to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Narbonne to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Aerocar
Phone
0 974 500 750
Website
aerocar.fr
Bus from Genève Aéroport to Grenoble Gare routiere
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
aerocar.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Grenoble to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneve-Aeroport to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Geneva Airport to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Carcassonne is 447 km. The road distance is 594 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Carcassonne is to bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 75 and takes 12 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Carcassonne is to drive which takes 5 h 26 min and costs SFr 75 - SFr 120.

No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Carcassonne. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Carcassonne via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 21 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Carcassonne. However, there are services departing from Genève Aéroport and arriving at Carcassonne via Grenoble. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Geneva to Carcassonne, including transfers.