There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Samoëns by train, bus, 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.

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Train, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Genève Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Annemasse - Gare routière to Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée 102

$109 - $127

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Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Geneva N799 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Annemasse - Gare routière to Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée 102

$41 - $70

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Bus Eurolines FR  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Geneve
  2. Take the bus from Annemasse - Gare routière to Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée 102

$67 - $131

Drive  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Samoëns 371.4 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA
  2. Take the bus from Gaillard - Moëllesulaz to Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée

$56 - $213

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Geneva (GVA) CDG - GVA
  2. Take the bus from Gaillard - Moëllesulaz to Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée

$68 - $255

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, train, bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain)
  3. Take the bus from Annemasse - Gare routière to Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée

$109 - $334

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Samoëns. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée via Genève, Cornavin and Annemasse - Gare routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 33 min.

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The distance between Paris and Samoëns is 451 km. The road distance is 594.2 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Samoëns without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Paris to Samoëns, including transfers.

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Paris to Samoëns bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Paris to Samoëns bus services, operated by Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, arrive at Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Samoëns is 594 km. It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to drive from Paris to Samoëns.

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easyJet offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 2581+ hotels available in Samoëns. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Samoëns.
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  • Distance: 281.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Samoëns, France?

You can take a bus from Paris to Samoëns via Geneva, Genève, Cornavin, Annemasse, gare, and Annemasse - Gare routière in around 9 h 33 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Genève
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $60
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 Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
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 Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Annemasse - Gare routière to Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Gaillard - Moëllesulaz to Samoëns - Gare routière Arrivée
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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