There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly by train, bus, tram 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.

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Train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève 7-Y / ...

$37 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Geneve-Aeroport Ouibus

$15 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus, line 14 tram  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Saint-Julien-en-Genevois
  2. Take the bus from St-Julien-en-G., SNCF to Genève, Jonction D
  3. Take the line 14 tram from Genève, Jonction to Vernier, Blandonnet 14
  4. Take the bus from Vernier, Blandonnet to St-Genis, Hautains Y

$21 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly 87.1 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly. However, there are services departing from Lyon and arriving at St-Genis, Hautains via Genève, Aéroport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Saint-Genis-Pouilly is 106 km. The road distance is 139.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly without a car is to train which takes 2 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly, including transfers.

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Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly is to train which takes 2 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 43 min.

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Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Geneve-Aeroport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly is 139 km. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly.

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There are 385+ hotels available in Saint-Genis-Pouilly. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly.
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  • Distance: 66.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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

SNCF operates a train from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Lyon to Saint-Genis-Pouilly 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
tpg
Website
tpg.ch
Tram from Genève, Jonction to Vernier, Blandonnet
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tpg.ch
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Saint-Julien-en-Genevois
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Saint-Julien-en-Genevois - Gare
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Book at
eurolines.ch
tpg
Website
tpg.ch
Bus from St-Julien-en-G., SNCF to Genève, Jonction
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tpg.ch
Bus from Vernier, Blandonnet to St-Genis, Hautains
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tpg.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Geneva - Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus

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