There are 3 ways to get from Geneva to Orsières by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Martigny 90

$45 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Annemasse to Martigny

$29 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Orsières 98.1 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Orsières is to drive which costs SFr 19 - SFr 29 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Orsières is to drive which costs SFr 19 - SFr 29 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Orsières. However, there are services departing from Genève, Terrassière and arriving at Orsières via Annemasse and Martigny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Orsières. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Orsières via Martigny and Sembrancher. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Orsières is 79 km. The road distance is 157 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Orsières without a car is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 80.

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It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Geneva to Orsières, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Orsières.
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  • Distance: 49.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneva to Orsières hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Geneva to Orsières 3 times a week. Tickets cost $18 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 30 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. 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 Martigny
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Annemasse to Martigny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Book at
eurolines.ch

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