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How to get fromLyon to Genevaby train, bus, rideshare or car

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

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    1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to GenèvetrainTer
    best

    Train from Lyon to Geneva

    2h
    $30–70
    1. Take the bus from Lyon, Perrache Bus Station to GenevabusN882 / ...
    cheapest

    Bus from Lyon to Geneva

    2h 40m
    $9–23
    1. Take the rideshare from Lyon to Genèverideshare93.3 mi

    Rideshare from Lyon to Geneva

    1h 58m
    $10–14
    1. Drive from Lyon to Genevacar91.8 mi

    Drive 91.8 mi from Lyon to Geneva

    1h 35m
    $30–43

Lyon to Geneva by train

Calendar74Weekly Trains
Duration2hAverage Duration
Ticket$30Cheapest Price
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What companies run services between Lyon, France and Geneva, Switzerland?

SNCF operates a train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30–65 and the journey takes 2h. TGV inOui also services this route once daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lyon, Perrache Bus Station to Geneva every 3 hours. Tickets cost $15–21 and the journey takes 2h 40m. Two other operators also service this route.

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