There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Geneva by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 15 min

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

$100 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus / ...

$19 - $110

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Paris-Bercy to Dijon Ville
  2. Take the bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$54 - $77

Rideshare  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Genève 337.6 miles

$42

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Geneva 337.6 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA

$46 - $192

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve

$96 - $318

Fly Paris CDG to Lyon, train  •  6 h 6 min

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

$103 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Geneva is to rideshare which costs 35€ and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Geneva is to train which costs 85€ - 95€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Paris and Geneva is 410 km. The road distance is 540.1 km.

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The train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve takes 3 h 15 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Center - Bercy and arriving at Geneva - Bus station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Geneve. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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

TGV operates a train from Paris to Geneva every 4 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Geneva every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 7 h 25 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$29 - $130
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris-Bercy to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
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
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 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Geneve
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Geneva
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Genève
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$42
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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