There are 9 ways to get from Geneva to Padua by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train via Milano Centrale  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Padova Fr / ...

$113 - $187

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Milan, Milan 472 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Padua, Padova 400 / ...

$26 - $54

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Train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Padova Eurocity / ...

$120 - $190

Drive  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Padua 344.8 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Geneva to Venice, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Venice (VCE) GVA - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Padova

$49 - $313

Fly Geneva to Milan Linate, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Milan Linate (LIN) GVA - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Padova

$67 - $279

Fly Geneva to Verona, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Verona (VRN) GVA - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Padova

$103 - $460

Train to Lyon, fly to Venice  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE

$87 - $410

Train to Zurich, fly to Venice  •  7 h

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

$150 - $516

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Padua is to bus which costs SFr 24 - SFr 55 and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Padua is to fly and train which costs SFr 45 - SFr 310 and takes 4 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Padua. However, there are services departing from Geneva and arriving at Padua, Padova via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Geneve and arriving at Padova. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Padua is 454 km. The road distance is 551.7 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Padua without a car is to train which takes 6 h 17 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 180.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Geneva to Padua, including transfers.

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Geneva to Padua bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Geneva station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Padua.
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  • Distance: 283.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Padua, Italy?

You can take a train from Geneva to Padua via Milano Centrale in around 6 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Padua via Milan, Milan in around 9 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $410
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Geneva to Verona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Verona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
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 Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Padova
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Padova
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Padova
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Padova
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Padova
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Padova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Padova
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Padova Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Padova
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Padua, Padova
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Ouibus

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