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There are 4 ways to get from Geneva to Turin by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Turin 1725 / ...

€16 - €20

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Aix Les Bains Le Revard Ter
  2. Take the train from Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Torino Porta Susa Tgv

€70 - €107

Bus, train  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Aosta 507 / ...
  2. Take the train from Aosta to Torino Porta Nuova Re

€18 - €29

Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Geneva to Turin 245.7 km

€30 - €45

Geneva to Turin by bus

The bus journey time between Geneva and Turin is around 4h 40m and covers a distance of around 295 km. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 40m. Services are operated by FlixBus. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 40m
Fastest bus time:
4h 40m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€16
Carbon emissions:
36 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
17:45
Last bus departs at:
17:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Geneva to Turin bus schedules

Switzerland → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Switzerland

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United States
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • Health declaration required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States

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Rules to follow in Italy

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Switzerland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Turin is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Turin is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Turin is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Geneva to Turin is to bus, which costs SFr 17 - SFr 22 and takes 4h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Turin is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 2h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Geneva and arriving at Turin. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Turin. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Torino Porta Susa via Aix Les Bains Le Revard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 56m.

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The distance between Geneva and Turin is 174 km. The road distance is 245.7 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Turin without a car is to bus which takes 4h 50m and costs SFr 17 - SFr 22.

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The bus from Geneva to Turin takes 4h 50m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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

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Geneva to Turin train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Geneve station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Turin is to bus which takes 4h 50m and costs SFr 17 - SFr 22. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 75 - SFr 120 and takes 4h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Turin.
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  • Distance: 173.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 50m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Geneva to Turin 4 times a day. Tickets cost €16 - €20 and the journey takes 4h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Turin via Aix Les Bains Le Revard in around 4h 56m.

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 Aix Les Bains Le Revard
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€29 - €55
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 Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €55
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 Aosta to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €18
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€16 - €18
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Aosta
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Geneva to Turin train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Torino Porta Susa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Turin is 246 km. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Geneva to Turin.

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