Select from 5 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Tgv / ...

$67 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. 106 / ...
  2. 799 / ...

$15 - $30

6 alternative options

Bus Eurolines CH  •  6 h 30 min

$30 - $45

Bus Isilines  •  6 h 52 min

$26 - $34

Rideshare  •  3 h 55 min

  1. 195.6 miles

$23

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. 195.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly from Geneva  •  5 h 55 min

  1. GVA - CFE

$82 - $330

Train to Lyon, fly  •  4 h 57 min

  1. LYS - CFE

$165 - $558

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Clermont-Ferrand, France?

You can take a train from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Lyon Part Dieu in around 5 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Lyon, Lyon Perrache in around 5 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
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
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Genève to Lyon Gare de Perrache
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Genève to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Genève Gare to Lyon Gare Perrache
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Lyon, de Perrache - Galerie C
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Saint-Julien-en-Genevois to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Genève to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Clermont-Ferrand is 241 km. The road distance is 312 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand is to rideshare which costs SFr 23 and takes 3 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand is to drive which takes 3 h 10 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 65.

No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Clermont-Ferrand via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Genève and arriving at Clermont-Ferrand. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand, including transfers.