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There are 5 ways to get from Geneva to Founex by train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Coppet L4 / ...

SFr 11 - SFr 21

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Night bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the night bus from Genève, Cornavin to Founex, village Nd

SFr 7 - SFr 9

3 alternative options

Train, line 811 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Nyon Re / ...
  2. Take the line 811 bus from Nyon, gare to Founex, est 811

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Geneva to Founex 20.6 km

SFr 75 - SFr 95

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Founex 20.6 km

SFr 2 - SFr 4

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Founex is to drive which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Founex is to taxi which costs SFr 75 - SFr 95 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Genève, Cornavin and arriving at Founex, village. This bus operates Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genève and arriving at Coppet. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Founex is 15 km. The road distance is 20.6 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Founex without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs SFr 11 - SFr 21.

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The train from Genève to Coppet takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Geneva to Founex bus services, operated by Transports Publics Genevois, depart from Genève, Cornavin station.

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Geneva to Founex train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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Geneva to Founex bus services, operated by Transports Publics Genevois, arrive at Founex, village station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Founex.
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  • Distance: 15.1 km
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Founex, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Genève to Coppet every 10 minutes. Tickets cost SFr 11 - SFr 21 and the journey takes 26 min. SNCF also services this route every 20 minutes. Alternatively, Transports Publics Genevois operates a vehicle from Genève, Cornavin to Founex, village 4 times a week. Tickets cost SFr 7 - SFr 9 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Coppet
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 21
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Nyon
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 25
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Geneve to Coppet
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 4 - SFr 15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 4 - SFr 6
Rail 1st Class
SFr 10 - SFr 15
Bus operators
TPN
Phone
+41 22 994 28 40
Email
info@tprnov.ch
Website
bustpn.ch
Bus from Nyon, gare to Founex, est
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
TPN
Schedules at
TPN
Transports Publics Genevois
Phone
+41 22 308 33 11
Website
tpg.ch
Night bus from Genève, Cornavin to Founex, village
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 9
Website
Transports Publics Genevois
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Geneva to Founex
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 95
Taxis202
Phone
+41 22 320 22 02
Website
taxis.ch
Taxi Phone
Phone
+41 22 331 41 33
Website
mytaxiphone.ch
Ambassador Taxi
Phone
+41 22 731 41 41
Website
ambataxi.ch

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Geneva to Founex train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Coppet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Founex is 21 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Geneva to Founex.

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