There are 6 ways to get from Lille to Geneva by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve Tgv / ...

$154 - $186

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Paris, Paris 803 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Geneva 759 / ...

$42 - $71

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Dijon Ville Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$105 - $118

Bus Isilines  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Chamonix
  2. Take the bus from Chamonix Sud - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus / ...

$49 - $96

Drive  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Geneva 428 miles

$90 - $140

Fly, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Lyon (LYS) LIL - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve

$105 - $356

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lille to Geneva is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Geneva is to train which takes 5 h 42 min and costs 130€ - 170€.

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The distance between Lille and Geneva is 543 km. The road distance is 685 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Lille to Geneva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lille to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Lille and arriving at Geneva - Bus station via Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and Chamonix Sud - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe and arriving at Geneve via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Lille, France and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lille to Geneva via Lyon Part Dieu in around 5 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lille to Geneva via Chamonix, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Chamonix sud, and Chamonix Sud - Bus station in around 9 h 17 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Lille Flandres to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Chamonix Sud - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Chamonix to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Geneva
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva - Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
altibus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Chamonix to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Book at
eurolines.ch

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