There are 7 ways to get from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand

$62 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Lyon, Lyon Perrache 106 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand 799 / ...

$11 - $30

5 alternative options

Bus Eurolines CH  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Genève to Clermont-Ferrand

$30 - $45

Bus Isilines  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Julien-en-Genevois to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon to Clermont-Ferrand

$25 - $33

Rideshare  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Genève to Clermont-Ferrand 195.6 miles

$22

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand 195.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) GVA - CFE

$112 - $510

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand is to bus which costs SFr 11 - SFr 30 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 60 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Clermont-Ferrand is 241 km. The road distance is 312.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand, including transfers.

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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.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Clermont-Ferrand via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand without a car is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 100.

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Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Perrache station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand.
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  • Distance: 150.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

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 25 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 Figari
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Figari
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Olbia
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
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 Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once 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 A
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
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
$11 - $15
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Genève to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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