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There are 5 ways to get from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly, line 68 bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Geneva (GVA) LUX - GVA
  2. Take the line 68 bus from Vernier, Blandonnet to Saint-Genis, Hautains

78€ - 290€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Basel SBB N506
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse to Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere RegioJet

39€ - 64€

3 alternative options

Train  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Mulhouse Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Bern Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport Ic1

132€ - 234€

Bus, train  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Bern N506
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport Ic1 / ...

76€ - 133€

Drive  •  5h 25m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly 566.4 km

60€ - 90€

Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly by train and bus

The journey time between Luxembourg and Saint-Genis-Pouilly is around 8h 24m and covers a distance of around 627 km. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 54m. Operated by TGV inOui, SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly service departs from Luxembourg and arrives in Saint-Genis, Lion. Typically 14 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 24m
Fastest journey time:
7h 54m
Services per week:
14
Cheapest price:
147€
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:06
Last service departs at:
10:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly train and bus schedules

Luxembourg → France
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Conditions of entry into France from Luxembourg

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Luxembourg
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Luxembourg.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Saint-Genis-Pouilly is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Saint-Genis-Pouilly is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Saint-Genis-Pouilly is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Luxembourg from France.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 10h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly is to fly and line 68 bus. Taking this option will cost 75€ - 290€ and takes 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arriving at Saint-Genis, Hautains via Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse, Genève, Mont-Blanc and Vernier, Blandonnet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 28m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Saint-Genis-Pouilly is 375 km. The road distance is 566.4 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly without a car is to train which takes 8h 1m and costs 130€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly is to train which takes 8h 1m and costs 130€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 10h 28m.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere station.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly.
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  • Distance: 374.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 27m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Saint-Genis-Pouilly, France?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly via Mulhouse Ville, Basel Sbb, Bern, Genève-Aéroport, and Grand-Saconnex, Arena-Halle 7 in around 8h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly via Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse, Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere, Genève, Mont-Blanc, Vernier, gare/Croisette, and Vernier, Blandonnet in around 10h 28m.

Airlines
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 350€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 460€
Train operators
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 Luxembourg to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 70€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
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 Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Transports Publics Genevois
Phone
+41 22 308 33 11
Website
tpg.ch
Bus from Vernier, Blandonnet to Saint-Genis, Hautains
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 15€
Website
Transports Publics Genevois
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Day Pass 2nd Class
6€ - 9€
Day Pass 1st Class
11€ - 15€
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 Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Bern
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
23€ - 28€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse to Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
RegioJet

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly is 566 km. It takes approximately 5h 25m to drive from Luxembourg to Saint-Genis-Pouilly.

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Lufthansa and Luxair offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Saint-Genis-Pouilly. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Luxembourg Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€.

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