There are 5 ways to get from Utrecht to Geneva by 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.

Recommended option

Train via Paris Gare de Lyon  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve Tgv

$233 - $292

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CH  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Basel
  2. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$88 - $113

3 alternative options

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne 51
  3. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève 5 / ...

$209 - $333

Bus Eurolines FR  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$111 - $155

Drive  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Geneva 595 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Geneva is to bus which costs 70€ - 100€ and takes 19 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Geneva is to drive which costs 120€ - 180€ and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Geneva is 659 km. The road distance is 952.1 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to get from Utrecht to Geneva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Utrecht to Geneva station. However, there are services departing from Utrecht and arriving at Geneva - Bus station via Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Geneve via Rotterdam Centraal, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 41 min.

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What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Utrecht to Geneva via Rotterdam Centraal, Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 8 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Utrecht to Geneva via Lyon and Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 16 h 22 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Utrecht to Lyon
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Basel City Center to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Utrecht to Basel
Ave. Duration
13 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
eurolines.ch

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