There are 9 ways to get from Geneva to Portugal 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 Geneva to Porto  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Porto (OPO) GVA - OPO

$58 - $242

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Fly Geneva to Lisbon  •  5 h 17 min

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

$64 - $361

Train to Lyon, fly to Porto  •  7 h 20 min

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

$91 - $311

Train to Lyon, fly to Lisbon  •  7 h 38 min

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

$102 - $320

Train, bus  •  19 h 10 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 bus from Madrid to Lisbon

$252 - $332

Train  •  22 h 47 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 Badajoz Tlg / ...
  4. Take the train from Badajoz to Entroncamento R
  5. Take the train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$280 - $380

Bus Eurolines CH  •  32 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Lisboa Oriente

$140 - $180

Bus InterNorte  •  34 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Chambéry 739 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry to Lisboa Estação do Oriente

$115 - $159

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 Portugal is to fly which costs SFr 55 - SFr 240 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Portugal is to fly which costs SFr 55 - SFr 240 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Geneva and arriving at Rua Da Palma via Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia via Avignon TGV, Madrid-Atocha Cercanías, Badajoz and Entroncamento. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 47 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Portugal is 1327 km. The road distance is 1854.5 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Portugal without a car is to train and bus which takes 19 h 10 min and costs SFr 240 - SFr 320.

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Geneva to Portugal, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Geneva to Portugal is to fly which takes 4 h 59 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 240. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 260 - SFr 370 and takes 22 h 47 min, you could also bus, which costs SFr 130 - SFr 170 and takes 32 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Geneva to Portugal bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Lisboa Oriente station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Portugal.
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  • Distance: 829.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Portugal?

easyJet, TAP Portugal and six other airlines fly from Geneva to Matosinhos hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Lisbon via Avignon TGV, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid-Atocha Cercanías, Badajoz, and Entroncamento in around 22 h 47 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Lyon to Porto via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
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
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Geneva to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Lyon to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lyon to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
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 Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
Train from Genève to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Badajoz
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Badajoz to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
renfe.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Auto Res Express
$56
Auto Res Normal
$51
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
31 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $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 40 min
Frequency
3 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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