There are 5 ways to get from Geneva to Sydney by plane or train

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Fly Geneva to Sydney  •  24h 53m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Sydney (SYD) GVA - SYD

$584 - $1,745

4 alternative options

Train to Lyon, fly to Sydney  •  29h 4m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Sydney (SYD) LYS - SYD

$976 - $2,693

Train to Zurich, fly to Sydney  •  26h 18m

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

$706 - $1,259

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Sydney  •  28h 26m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Gallarate
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Sydney (SYD) MXP - SYD

$728 - $1,997

Fly Geneva to Newcastle, train  •  30h 4m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Newcastle (NTL) GVA - NTL
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Central Station

$743 - $2,077

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Sydney is to train and fly which costs SFr 450 - SFr 850 and takes 26h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Sydney is to fly which costs SFr 370 - SFr 1200 and takes 24h 53m.

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The distance between Geneva and Sydney is 16773 km.

It takes approximately 24h 53m to get from Geneva to Sydney, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 22h 25m and has one stopover.

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Sydney is 8h ahead of Geneva. It is currently 12:59 AM in Geneva and 8:59 AM in Sydney.

Virgin Australia, Emirates, Qatar Airways and Etihad offer flights from Geneva Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 2747+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 16773.4 km
  • Duration: 24h 53m

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Etihad, Emirates and seven other airlines fly from Geneva to Sydney hourly.

Airlines
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Geneva to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Lyon to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Flights from Lyon to Sydney via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Lyon to Sydney via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Zurich to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,800
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
31h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
32h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Geneva to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Lyon to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Flights from Lyon to Sydney via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Lyon to Sydney via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Zurich to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,800
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
31h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
32h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Sydney via Doha
Ave. Duration
27h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Zurich to Sydney via Doha
Ave. Duration
26h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sydney via Doha
Ave. Duration
24h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,400
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Geneva to Sydney via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Geneva to Sydney via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Geneva to Sydney via Abu Dhabi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Zurich to Sydney via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sydney via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Zurich to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,900
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,900
Flights from Zurich to Sydney via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,900
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Zurich to Sydney via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $6,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sydney via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Sydney via Munich, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
25h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,800
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Zurich to Sydney via Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sydney via Incheon
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,300
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Doha, Sydney
Ave. Duration
26h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lyon to Sydney via Vienna, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Sydney via Istanbul Ataturk, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sydney via Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,600
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Geneva to Newcastle via Abu Dhabi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $75
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hamilton Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45

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