There are 4 ways to get from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles by train, bus or car

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What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Varennes-Vauzelles, France?

You can take a train from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles via Lyon Part Dieu and Nevers in around 6 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles via Saint-Étienne and Nevers in around 9 h 52 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Avg. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
French Railways (SNCF)
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nevers
Avg. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Nevers
Avg. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $95
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Saint-Julien-en-Genevois to Lyon
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Genève to Saint-Étienne Gare de Châteaucreux
Avg. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Saint-Étienne to Nevers
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles?

The distance between Geneva and Varennes-Vauzelles is 247 km. The road distance is 352 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles?

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles is to drive which costs SFr 55 and takes 3 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles?

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles is to drive which takes 3 h 55 min and costs SFr 55.

Is there a direct train between Geneva and Varennes-Vauzelles?

No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Les Perrieres via Lyon Part Dieu and Nevers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 49 min.

How long does it take to get from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles?

It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Geneva to Varennes-Vauzelles, including transfers.