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Fly Geneva to Kochi  •  15h 47m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Kochi (COK) GVA - COK

₹25,887 - ₹59,357

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Train to Lyon, fly to Kochi  •  18h 41m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Kochi (COK) LYS - COK

₹34,390 - ₹71,441

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Kochi  •  17h 36m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Gallarate
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Kochi (COK) MXP - COK

₹31,424 - ₹64,904

Train to Zurich, fly to Kochi  •  17h 41m

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Kochi (COK) ZRH - COK

₹34,158 - ₹73,824

Fly Geneva to Calicut, train  •  18h 23m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Calicut (CCJ) GVA - CCJ
  2. Take the train from Kozhikkode to Shoranur Jn
  3. Take the train from Thrisur to Ernakulam Jn

₹26,347 - ₹59,947

Geneva (GVA) to Kochi (COK) flights

The flight time between Geneva (GVA) and Kochi (COK) is around 13h 53m and covers a distance of around 7682 km. The fastest flight normally takes 12h 55m. Services are operated by Saudia, Etihad, Emirates and others. Typically nine flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
13h 53m
Fastest flight journey time:
12h 55m
Flight distance:
7682 km
Flights per week:
9
Cheapest price:
₹24,270
Carbon emissions:
1557 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
14:35
Last flight departs at:
21:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Geneva (GVA) to Kochi (COK) flight schedules

Switzerland → India
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Conditions of entry into India from Switzerland

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kochi is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kochi is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Geneva to Kochi is to fly, which costs SFr 310 - SFr 750 and takes 15h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Kochi is to fly which costs SFr 310 - SFr 750 and takes 15h 47m.

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The distance between Geneva and Kochi is 7685 km.

It takes approximately 15h 47m to get from Geneva to Kochi, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Kochi Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 10m and has one stopover.

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Kochi is 3h 30m ahead of Geneva. It is currently 1:35 PM in Geneva and 5:05 PM in Kochi.

Qatar Airways, Spicejet, Saudia and three other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 261+ hotels available in Kochi. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs SFr 12 - SFr 40.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Kochi.
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  • Distance: 7685.4 km
  • Duration: 15h 47m

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Kochi, India?

Saudia, Etihad and four other airlines fly from Geneva to Kochi once daily.

Airlines
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Geneva to Kochi via Doha
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹27,000 - ₹80,000
Flights from Geneva to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹70,000
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹80,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Kochi via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹22,000 - ₹49,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Kochi via Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹25,000 - ₹75,000
Flights from Zurich to Kochi via Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹28,000 - ₹85,000
Flights from Geneva to Calicut via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹24,000 - ₹55,000
Flights from Geneva to Calicut via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹70,000
Flights from Geneva to Calicut via Dubai, Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
₹31,000 - ₹70,000
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Geneva to Kochi via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹24,000 - ₹55,000
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Brussels, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹70,000
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Frankfurt, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹29,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Paris CDG, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹29,000 - ₹70,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Kochi via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
12h 7m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹22,000 - ₹49,000
Flights from Zurich to Kochi via Geneva, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹26,000 - ₹60,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Geneva to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹70,000
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹80,000
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Athens, Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹80,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹28,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Zurich to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹31,000 - ₹70,000
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Milan Malpensa, Muscat
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹36,000 - ₹75,000
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Paris CDG, Muscat
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹80,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Kochi via Muscat
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹29,000 - ₹60,000
Flights from Zurich to Kochi via Muscat
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹32,000 - ₹70,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Geneva to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹70,000
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Sabiha Gokcen, Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹80,000
Flights from Zurich to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹31,000 - ₹70,000
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Geneva to Kochi via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Geneva to Calicut via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹70,000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Mykonos, Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹31,000 - ₹90,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Kochi via Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹25,000 - ₹75,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Frankfurt, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹85,000
Flights from Lyon to Kochi via Paris CDG, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Zurich to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹27,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Geneva to Calicut via Dubai
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹70,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Geneva to Calicut via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹24,000 - ₹55,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Geneva to Calicut via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹70,000
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 Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹8,000
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹15,000
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹13,000
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹4,000
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
₹3,500 - ₹4,000
1st Class
₹3,200 - ₹3,800
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kozhikkode to Shoranur Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹95 - ₹105
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Thrisur to Ernakulam Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia

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