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

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Fly to Geneva  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Geneva (GVA) TLS - GVA

$52 - $221

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Toulouse to Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry N716
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry to Geneva N706

$50 - $82

4 alternative options

Fly to Lyon, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Lyon (LYS) TLS - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève

$78 - $200

Train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève 7-Y / ...

$141 - $171

Bus Eurolines CH  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Toulouse Gare Routière to Genève

$55 - $85

Drive  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Toulouse to Geneva 411.7 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Toulouse to Geneva is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Toulouse to Geneva is to fly which costs 40€ - 190€ and takes 3 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Toulouse Gare Routière and arriving at Genève. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Toulouse to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Toulouse-Matabiau and arriving at Genève via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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The distance between Toulouse and Geneva is 470 km. The road distance is 658.7 km.

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The best way to get from Toulouse to Geneva without a car is to train which takes 6 h 53 min and costs 120€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Toulouse to Geneva, including transfers.

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Toulouse to Geneva bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Toulouse station.

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Toulouse to Geneva train services, operated by TGV, depart from Toulouse-Matabiau station.

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The best way to get from Toulouse to Geneva is to fly which takes 3 h 42 min and costs 40€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 6 h 53 min, you could also bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 10 h.

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

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Toulouse to Geneva bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Geneva station.

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Map of how to get from Toulouse to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 293.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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

easyJet flies from Toulouse to Geneva twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toulouse to Geneva via Lyon Part Dieu in around 6 h 53 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Toulouse to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Toulouse to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Toulouse to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
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.

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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
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
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Toulouse Gare Routière to Genève
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Book at
eurolines.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Toulouse to Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry to Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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