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There are 6 ways to get from Geneva to Lisbon by plane, train, bus or car

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 from Geneva  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Lisbon (LIS) GVA - LIS

$67 - $365

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Train to Lyon, fly  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Lisbon (LIS) LYS - LIS

$101 - $313

Train, bus  •  20 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Navalmoral de la Mata Tlg / ...
  4. Take the bus from Navalmoral de la Mata to Lisboa

$252 - $353

Bus Eurolines CH  •  32 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Lisboa - Sete Rios

$130 - $180

Bus InterNorte  •  34 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Chambéry 1739 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry to Lisboa Estação do Oriente

$118 - $162

Drive  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Lisbon 1159.1 miles

$260 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Lisbon is to bus which costs SFr 110 - SFr 170 and takes 34 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Lisbon is to fly which costs SFr 65 - SFr 370 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Geneva and arriving at Lisboa - Sete Rios. Services depart three times a day, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 32 h 3 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Lisbon is 1501 km. The road distance is 1854.5 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Lisbon without a car is to train and bus which takes 20 h 22 min and costs SFr 250 - SFr 360.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Geneva to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Geneva to Lisbon bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Geneva station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Lisbon is to fly which takes 5 h 10 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 130 - SFr 180 and takes 32 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Geneva to Lisbon bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Lisboa - Sete Rios station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 937.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Lisbon, Portugal?

TAP Portugal, easyJet and six other airlines fly from Geneva to Lisbon hourly. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Geneva to Lisbon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $130 - $180 and the journey takes 32 h 3 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève 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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Genève to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Navalmoral de la Mata
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Avanza Grupo
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Lisboa - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
32 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Chambéry to Lisboa Estação do Oriente
Ave. Duration
31 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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Lisbon is 1 h behind Geneva. It is currently 8:58 PM in Geneva and 7:58 PM in Lisbon.

Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Lisbon is 1855 km. It takes approximately 17 h 32 min to drive from Geneva to Lisbon.

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Iberia, Swiss, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 6509+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to line 1 train which takes 7 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 18.

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