There are 8 ways to get from Geneva to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$95 - $110

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Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Paris, Paris N799 / ...

$19 - $110

6 alternative options

Rideshare  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Genève to Paris 337.9 miles

$37

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Paris 337.9 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Geneva to Paris CDG  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GVA - CDG

$67 - $250

Fly Geneva to Paris Orly  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris Orly (ORY) GVA - ORY

$66 - $219

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 34 min

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

$105 - $317

Train to Lyon, fly to Paris Orly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris Orly (ORY) LYS - ORY

$109 - $326

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Paris is to rideshare which costs SFr 36 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Paris is to train which costs SFr 95 - SFr 110 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Geneva and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genève and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Paris is 410 km. The road distance is 540.6 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Paris without a car is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs SFr 95 - SFr 110.

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The train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon takes 3 h 17 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

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Geneva to Paris train services, operated by TGV, depart from Genève station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Paris is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs SFr 95 - SFr 110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 19 - SFr 110 and takes 6 h 45 min, you could also fly, which costs SFr 65 - SFr 250 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Geneva to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Paris.
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  • Distance: 256.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Paris, France?

TGV operates a train from Geneva to Paris every 3 hours. Tickets cost $95 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 17 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Geneva to Paris 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Geneve to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Genève to Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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