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There are 4 ways to get from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA) by bus, train or car

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Place CDG to gare routiere
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Lausanne
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport

Bus, train via Montbard

  1. Take the bus from Place CDG to Gare SNCF
  2. Take the train from Montbard to Dijon
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Lausanne
  4. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Place CDG to gare routiere
  2. Take the bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station

Drive

  1. Drive from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA)
France → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from France
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Faroe Islands, Israel, Monaco, Morocco, North Macedonia, Panama, San Marino, Turkey, Ukraine and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Geneva Airport (GVA) is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Geneva Airport (GVA) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Geneva Airport (GVA) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Switzerland.

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Last updated: 22 Nov 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA) is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 3h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA) is to drive which takes 3h 3m and costs €30 - €50.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA). However, there are services departing from Place CDG and arriving at Genève-Aéroport, Terminal via Dijon and Genève, Cornavin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 43m.

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The distance between Saulieu and Geneva Airport (GVA) is 184 km. The road distance is 293.1 km.

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The best way to get from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA) without a car is to bus and train which takes 5h 14m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA), including transfers.

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Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA) bus services, operated by Mobigo, depart from Place CDG station.

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Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA) bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Geneva - Bus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA) is 293 km. It takes approximately 3h 3m to drive from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA).

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There are 186+ hotels available in Geneva Airport (GVA). Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA).
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  • Distance: 184.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 14m

What companies run services between Saulieu, France and Geneva Airport (GVA), Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Saulieu to Geneva Airport (GVA) via gare routiere, Dijon, Geneva - Bus station, and Genève, Cornavin in around 6h 43m.

Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Dijon Ville to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 55
1st Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
Train from Montbard to Dijon
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 29 - SFr 34
1st Class
SFr 23 - SFr 27
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Montbard to Dijon
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 28 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia EuroCity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lausanne to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 65
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 23 - SFr 35
1st Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montbard to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 10 - SFr 16
Rail 1st Class
SFr 18 - SFr 26
Bus operators
Mobigo
Bus from Place CDG to gare routiere
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Bus from Place CDG to Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 13
Website
Blablabus

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