Directions from Nantes to Geneva

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Recommended option

Fly to Geneva  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Geneva (GVA) NTE - GVA

$53 - $254

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Nantes to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$35 - $72

5 alternative options

Fly to Lyon, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Lyon (LYS) NTE - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve

$78 - $259

Train via Gare De Lyon  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve Tgv

$194 - $217

Train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve Tgv / ...

$179 - $209

Night bus, bus  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the night bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to Lyon, Lyon Perrache N724
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$48 - $81

Drive  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Nantes to Geneva 486.7 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Nantes, France and Geneva, Switzerland?

easyJet and Air France fly from Nantes to Geneva 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nantes to Geneva via Paris Montparnasse, Gare Montparnasse, Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 6 h 56 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nantes to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Nantes to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Nantes to Geneva via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Nantes to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nantes to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Nantes to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nantes to Lyon
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nantes and Geneva is 598 km. The road distance is 779 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Geneva is to bus which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 13 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Nantes to Geneva is to fly which takes 3 h 51 min and costs 45€ - 220€.

No, there is no direct train from Nantes to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Nantes and arriving at Geneve via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Nantes to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Nantes and arriving at Geneva - Bus station via Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Nantes to Geneva, including transfers.