There are 8 ways to get from Geneva to Edinburgh by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Edinburgh (EDI) GVA - EDI

$64 - $225

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Fly to Glasgow, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Glasgow (GLA) GVA - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

$98 - $266

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Newcastle (NCL) GVA - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh

$93 - $338

Train  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$238 - $454

Bus Ouibus  •  25 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9

$76 - $138

Bus via Paris, Paris  •  26 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Paris, Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh M20

$86 - $182

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  15 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Edinburgh

$374 - $473

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Edinburgh

$230 - $334

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Edinburgh is to fly which costs SFr 60 - SFr 230 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Edinburgh is to fly which costs SFr 60 - SFr 230 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Edinburgh is 1263 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Geneva to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva station to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Bus station and arriving at Edinburgh via Lyon - Perrache Bus station and London Victoria Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Edinburgh via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord Eurostar and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Edinburgh, Scotland?

easyJet, Jet2.com and six other airlines fly from Geneva to Edinburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Edinburgh via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Kings Cross in around 11 h 46 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $7,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Geneva to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Geneva to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
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
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
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
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to London
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2)
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Book at
uk.megabus.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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