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

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Geneva, Switzerland?

Swiss, Iberia and four other airlines fly from Madrid to Geneva hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Geneva via Avignon TGV in around 11 h 7 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Paris CDG
Avg. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Avg. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Barcelona
Avg. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Zurich
Avg. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Avg. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Lisbon
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Barcelona
Avg. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Avignon TGV
Avg. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Geneve
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV
Avg. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
French Railways (SNCF)
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
Avg. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Avg. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Geneva
Avg. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon Gare de Perrache to Genève
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Madrid Avenida de América to Genève
Avg. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Genève Gare
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lyon, de Perrache - Galerie C to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Avg. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lyon Gare de Perrache to Genève
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madrid to Geneva?

The distance between Madrid and Geneva is 1023 km. The road distance is 1347 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madrid to Geneva?

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Geneva is to fly which costs 80€ and takes 4 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Madrid to Geneva?

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Geneva is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs 80€.

Is there a direct train between Madrid and Geneva?

No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Geneve via Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 7 min.

Is there a direct bus between Madrid and Geneva?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid Avenida de América and arriving at Genève. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 21 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Madrid to Geneva?

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Madrid to Geneva, including transfers.