There are 10 ways to get from Romania to Geneva by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly Timisoara to Geneva  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Timisoara (TSR) to Geneva (GVA) TSR - GVA

$141 - $620

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Fly Budapest to Geneva  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Geneva (GVA) BUD - GVA

$79 - $233

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Fly Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Geneva (GVA) OTP - GVA

$87 - $242

Fly Cluj-Napoca to Lyon, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Lyon (LYS) CLJ - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève

$85 - $273

Bus, bus to Belgrade, fly to Geneva  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Timişoara to Moraviţa
  2. Take the bus from Vršac to Belgrade
  3. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Geneva (GVA) BEG - GVA

$103 - $249

Bus, train  •  32 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Lausanne
  2. Take the train from Renens VD to Genève 57-Y / ...

Train  •  32 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB Rj
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...

$316 - $541

Bus FlixBus  •  36 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Geneva 1921

$121 - $211

Bus Eurolines CH  •  37 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Geneva

$141 - $181

Drive  •  20 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Geneva 1223.2 miles

$250 - $370

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The cheapest way to get from Romania to Geneva is to fly which costs $85 - $250 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romania to Geneva is to fly which costs $85 - $250 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The distance between Romania and Geneva is 1427 km. The road distance is 1957.1 km.

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The best way to get from Romania to Geneva without a car is to bus and train which takes 32 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Romania to Geneva, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Romania to Geneva is to fly which takes 6 h 39 min and costs $140 - $650. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $310 - $550 and takes 32 h 32 min, you could also bus, which costs $120 - $220 and takes 36 h 22 min.

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There is no direct flight from Timisoara Airport to Geneva Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Geneva is 1 h behind Romania. It is currently 12:52 PM in Romania and 11:52 AM in Geneva.

Yes, the driving distance between Romania to Geneva is 1957 km. It takes approximately 20 h 48 min to drive from Romania to Geneva.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Timisoara Airport to Geneva Airport.

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  • Distance: 891.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 39 min

What companies run services between Romania and Geneva, Switzerland?

Lufthansa, Swiss and four other airlines fly from Timișoara to Geneva hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Geneva via Gara de Nord, Bucuresti Nord Gara A, Wien Hbf, and Zürich HB in around 32 h 32 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Timisoara to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Timisoara to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Timisoara to Geneva via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Timisoara to Geneva via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Belgrade to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Belgrade to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Belgrade to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Belgrade to Geneva via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belgrade to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Budapest to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Geneva via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
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
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Renens VD to Genève
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Stup Vrsac
Vito Reisen & Transporte AG
Phone
+41 52 624 40 00
Website
vito-reisen.ch
Bus from Bucuresti to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
29 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
vito-reisen.ch
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 Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Geneva
Ave. Duration
35 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bucharest to Geneva
Ave. Duration
35 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Book at
eurolines.ch

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