There are 7 ways to get from Groningen to Geneva by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Groningen  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Groningen (GRQ) to Geneva (GVA) GRQ - GVA

$194 - $236

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  17 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 075 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
  4. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Geneva - Bus station

$51 - $107

5 alternative options

Bus, train to Muenster, fly  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Greven
  3. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Geneva (GVA) FMO - GVA

$225 - $662

Train via Paris-Nord  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Paris-Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve Tgv

$265 - $349

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne 51
  5. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève 5 / ...

$227 - $373

Bus  •  21 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen, Haren to Karlsruhe 217
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Geneva 122

$64 - $112

Drive  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Geneva 660.6 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Geneva is to bus which costs 40€ - 95€ and takes 17 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Geneva is to fly which costs 160€ - 210€ and takes 6 h 58 min.

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The distance between Groningen and Geneva is 781 km. The road distance is 1056.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Groningen to Geneva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Groningen to Geneva station. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Geneva - Bus station via Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk, Lille and Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Geneve via Schiphol Airport, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Geneva, Switzerland?

LOT, Scandinavian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Groningen to Geneva every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Groningen to Geneva via Schiphol Airport, Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 10 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Groningen to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Groningen to Geneva via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Groningen to Geneva via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Muenster to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Muenster to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Muenster to Geneva via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Muenster to Geneva via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Muenster to Geneva via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Groningen to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Groningen to Geneva via Southend
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Groningen to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$430 - $600
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Groningen to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Greven
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$130 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
arriva.nl
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Groningen, Haren to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Geneva
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus

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