There are 6 ways to get from Monte Carlo to Geneva by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Geneva (GVA) NCE - GVA

$68 - $163

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice to Turin, Torino 404 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Geneva N504 / ...

$40 - $93

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Train via Avignon TGV  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Genève Tgv

$141 - $180

Train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève 7-Y / ...

$136 - $185

Bus, night bus  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière to Grenoble - Gare Routière 31
  2. Take the night bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$53 - $99

Drive  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Monte Carlo to Geneva 331.3 miles

$65 - $100

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No, there is no direct bus from Monte Carlo to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Monaco Monte Carlo Casino and arriving at Geneva via Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice and Turin, Torino. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Monte Carlo to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Monaco-Monte-Carlo and arriving at Genève via Nice Ville and Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 17 min.

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The distance between Monte Carlo and Geneva is 292 km. The road distance is 530.1 km.

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The best way to get from Monte Carlo to Geneva without a car is to train which takes 8 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Monte Carlo to Geneva, including transfers.

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Monte Carlo to Geneva bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice station.

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Monte Carlo to Geneva train services, operated by TGV, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Monte Carlo to Geneva is to fly which takes 2 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 17 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 11 h.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Monte Carlo to Geneva bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Geneva station.

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Map of how to get from Monte Carlo to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 182.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between Monte Carlo, Monaco and Geneva, Switzerland?

Swiss and easyJet fly from Monte Carlo to Geneva 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Monte Carlo to Geneva via Nice Ville and Avignon TGV in around 8 h 17 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Avignon TGV to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Nice Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
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
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.

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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
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Torino to Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière to Grenoble - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
info-ler.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
Night bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus

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Monte Carlo to Geneva train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Genève station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Monte Carlo to Geneva is 530 km. It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to drive from Monte Carlo to Geneva.

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Swiss and easyJet offer flights from Nice Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 393+ hotels available in Geneva. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Monte Carlo to Nice Airport is to line 110 shuttle which takes 35 min and costs .

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