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There are 6 ways to get from Skopje to Geneva by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Geneva (GVA) SKP - GVA

SFr 106 - SFr 352

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Bus via Milan  •  22h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Milan
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Geneva 507 / ...

SFr 70 - SFr 123

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Bus, train via Trieste  •  20h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Trieste
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Rho-Fiera Milano Fr
  3. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Geneve Ec

SFr 161 - SFr 365

Bus  •  33h

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Geneva

SFr 90 - SFr 130

Bus, train  •  33h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Lausanne
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Geneve-Eaux-Vives Re / ...

SFr 109 - SFr 172

Drive  •  17h 11m

  1. Drive from Skopje to Geneva 1769.2 km

SFr 210 - SFr 320

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Geneva is to bus via Milan which costs $70 - $130 and takes 22h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Skopje to Geneva is to fly which costs $110 - $380 and takes 4h 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Skopje and arriving at Geneva. Services depart twice daily, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 33h.

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The distance between Skopje and Geneva is 1305 km. The road distance is 1769.2 km.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Geneva without a car is to bus and train via Trieste which takes 20h 21m and costs $170 - $390.

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It takes approximately 4h 57m to get from Skopje to Geneva, including transfers.

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Skopje to Geneva bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Skopje station.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Geneva is to fly which takes 4h 57m and costs $110 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus via Milan, which costs $70 - $130 and takes 22h 15m.

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There is no direct flight from Skopje Airport to Geneva Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 15m and has one stopover.

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Skopje to Geneva bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Geneva station.

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Map of how to get from Skopje to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 1304.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 57m

What companies run services between Skopje, North Macedonia and Geneva, Switzerland?

Austrian Airlines, LOT and five other airlines fly from Skopje to Geneva hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skopje to Geneva via Milan, Milan in around 22h 15m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skopje to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Skopje to Geneva via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 440
Flights from Skopje to Geneva via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 410
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Skopje to Geneva via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Skopje to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 240
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Skopje to Geneva via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 310
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Rho-Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 110
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Base Standard
SFr 60 - SFr 80
Base Premium
SFr 70 - SFr 110
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 Rho-Fiera Milano to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 190
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 80 - SFr 110
1st Class
SFr 130 - SFr 190
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 Geneve-Eaux-Vives
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Trieste
Ave. Duration
10h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 65
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Milan
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Schedules at
ms.mk
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 20
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Milan Lampugnano to Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 45
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eurolines.ch
Bus from Skopje to Geneva
Ave. Duration
33h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 130
Book at
eurolines.ch
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
32h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 130
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk

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Yes, the driving distance between Skopje to Geneva is 1769 km. It takes approximately 17h 11m to drive from Skopje to Geneva.

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Edelweiss Air, Swiss, LOT and three other airlines offer flights from Skopje Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 547+ hotels available in Geneva. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Skopje Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $12 - $15.

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