Geneva to Paris train

Cheap train tickets from Geneva to Paris

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

£98

Average

£116

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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12:29Geneva3h17 15:46Paris Gare de Lyon
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£981One-way
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08:29Geneva3h15 11:44Paris Gare de Lyon
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£981One-way
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10:29Geneva3h18 13:47Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1071One-way
14:29Geneva3h14 17:43Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1161One-way
18:29Geneva3h14 21:43Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1161One-way

Train schedule Geneva to Paris

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08:29Geneva3h15 11:44Paris Gare de Lyon
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10:29Geneva3h18 13:47Paris Gare de Lyon
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12:29Geneva3h17 15:46Paris Gare de Lyon
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14:29Geneva3h14 17:43Paris Gare de Lyon
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16:29Geneva3h17 19:46Paris Gare de Lyon
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18:29Geneva3h14 21:43Paris Gare de Lyon
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20:29Geneva3h18 23:47Paris Gare de Lyon
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Fastest train times from Geneva to Paris

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 14 m

Average

3 h 16 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

410 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Geneva for Paris every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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14:29Geneva3h14 17:43Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1161One-way
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18:29Geneva3h14 21:43Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1161One-way
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08:29Geneva3h15 11:44Paris Gare de Lyon
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£981One-way
12:29Geneva3h17 15:46Paris Gare de Lyon
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16:29Geneva3h17 19:46Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1571One-way

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Overview: Train from Geneva to Paris

distanceDistance254 miles (409 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price£79 (€88)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV

Trains from Geneva to Paris cover the 254 miles (409 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £79, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £58. Travellers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: České dráhy trains Geneva to Paris

Travel from Geneva to Paris from £58 with Omio’s train partners České dráhy! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

České dráhy

Czech Railway is the major railway operator in the Czech Republic where you can find Second class and First Class tickets for your next train between Geneva and Paris.

Looking for trains between Geneva and Paris? České dráhy is one of the best companies to travel with on the 254 miles (409 km) journey between Geneva and Paris. As an official travel partner of České dráhy, Omio quickly shows you the latest České dráhy train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Geneva to Paris routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable České dráhy train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Geneva to Paris, you can quickly see if the České dráhy ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Geneva - Paris train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with České dráhy!

    Trains from Geneva to Paris

    Travelling by train from Geneva to Paris is a convenient and comfortable option. Every weekday, 8 direct services leave Geneva Cornavin station for Paris Gare de Lyon and there are 6 direct options on Saturdays and Sundays. Journey times average around 3 hours 10 minutes whenever travellers leave.

    Which train companies travel from Geneva to Paris?

    Direct trains to Paris from Geneva are operated by TGV Lyria, a joint operation between France's SNCF and Switzerland's Swiss Federal Railways. Indirect options with TGV InOui may also be available.

    How long is the train from Geneva to Paris?

    Direct trains from Geneva to Paris will take between 3 hours 8 minutes and 3 hours 20 minutes to reach their destination, with no stops required along the way. Indirect services are also available, and the fastest take 4 hours to reach Paris.

    How many trains are there from Geneva to Paris?

    On weekdays, 8 direct services connect Geneva and Paris, while there will be 6 options on weekends. Direct and connecting services are spread throughout the day, allowing passengers to find a departure time that suits their needs.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Geneva to Paris?

    Departure station: Trains to Paris will depart from Geneva Cornavin station. Those transferring from flights can reach Cornavin via a rapid rail link, which takes just 8 minutes. Those coming from various parts of the Geneva metro area can take local buses and trams, while there is a 900 space car park underneath the station as well. Inside the concourse, Cornavin offers plenty of shopping options, from luxury goods to books and refreshments, as well as numerous ATMs and currency exchange offices.

    Arrival station: Trains to Paris from Geneva will arrive at the Gare de Lyon, Paris' second busiest railway hub. The Gare de Lyon is just southeast of the city centre, but both the RER and Metro lines provide rapid connections to central areas, along with both the Gare du Nord and Paris' airports. There's a taxi rank directly outside the station, along with various supermarkets, bars, cafes, and lounges for arriving passengers to enjoy.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Geneva to Paris

    Travel by train to Paris easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Geneva to Paris.
    FAQs

    Travel between Geneva, Switzerland and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.

    What is the status of international entry into France from Switzerland?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Geneva?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • 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

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

    When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Recommended

    The information above was last checked on 24/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Geneva and Paris before travelling.

    The restriction level for your return train to Geneva, Switzerland from Paris is: Fully open.

    Is my return train into Geneva from Paris restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Paris?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • No COVID-19 testing required
    • No quarantine required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

    The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask required: Regional advice

    Last checked on 17/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Geneva from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

    You can find a cheap train from Geneva to Paris for some dates and times for as low as £58  one way in the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Paris from Geneva is £79  one way.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Paris from Geneva via train to be approximately 254 miles (409 km).
    On average the Geneva to Paris train time is 3 h 13 min  covering the 254 miles (409 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Geneva to start your route from including Genève and Geneva. In Paris you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Genève   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Genève, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Paris Gare de Lyon, located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre.

    Take the Geneva to Paris train with Deutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Geneva to Paris as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 5 direct trains per day from Geneva to Paris with SNCF | TGV Lyria, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
    The average number of trains departing Geneva for Paris is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest train departing from Geneva to Paris leaves at 06: 29. The last train departing from Geneva to Paris leaves at 19: 29. You can find the latest Geneva to Paris train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets between Geneva and Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £79 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Geneva to Paris a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Paris
    Genève is the most popular Geneva railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Geneva for your journey to Paris.

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