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from Marseille to Geneva

You can get from Marseille to Geneva by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Marseille to Geneva on 21 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:36Marseille-St-Charles3h59 19:35Geneva
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£561One-way
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15:36Marseille-St-Charles3h59 19:35Geneva
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£561One-way
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14:35Marseille-St-Charles4h00 18:35Geneva
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£581One-way
15:36Marseille-St-Charles4h21 19:57Geneva
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£591One-way
06:36Marseille-St-Charles3h59 10:35Geneva
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£611One-way

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Wed
20 Oct
£54SNCF | TER
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Thu
21 Oct
£56SNCF | TER
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Fri
22 Oct
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£19BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
23 Oct
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£19Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£63SNCF | TER
£15Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£67SNCF | TER
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
26 Oct
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£12Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£49SNCF | TER
£15Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£58SNCF | TER
£19Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£58SNCF | TER
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Sat
30 Oct
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£22Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£62SNCF | TER
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Mon
1 Nov
£66SNCF | TER
£15Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£63SNCF | TER
£12Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
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£12BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
4 Nov
£54SNCF | TER
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Fri
5 Nov
£49SNCF | TER
£12Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£56SNCF | TER
£12Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£63SNCF | TER
£12Flixbus
Mon
8 Nov
£49SNCF | TER
£10Flixbus
Tue
9 Nov
£45SNCF | TER
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Travel Information between Marseille and Geneva

distanceDistance203 miles (328 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £61
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 7 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £61 • 3 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER

Take a coach or train to travel 203 miles (328 km) to Geneva from Marseille. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 59 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Marseille to Geneva.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Marseille, France and Geneva, Switzerland allowed?

Travel from Marseille, France to Geneva, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Geneva from Marseille restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Geneva, Switzerland from Marseille?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Marseille and Geneva closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Marseille, France from Geneva, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for returning to Marseille, France from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Marseille, France from Geneva, Switzerland?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Marseille from Geneva?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in Marseille, France regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 19/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Marseille from Geneva here.

What are my Marseille to Geneva travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Marseille to Geneva: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Marseille to Geneva?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Marseille to Geneva. Tickets for a coach cost on average £14.

This is compared to other travel options to Geneva:

A coach journey is usually £47 less than a journey to Geneva by train, which costs on average £61 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Geneva from Marseille?

The fastest way from Marseille to Geneva is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 59 min.

Other travel options from Marseille to Geneva can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 7 h 35 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Marseille to Geneva would I travel?

The Marseille to Geneva distance is approximately 203 miles (328 km).

How many services a day are there to Geneva from Marseille?

The average frequency per day from Marseille to Geneva is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Marseille to Geneva as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Marseille and in Geneva?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Marseille to Geneva:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles to Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Marseille to Geneva depart from Marseille-St-Charles to Genève.
Which travel companies can get me from Marseille to Geneva?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Marseille to Geneva:

  • You can take a coach from Marseille to Geneva with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for £14 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Marseille to Geneva.
  • You can travel by train from Marseille to Geneva with SNCF | TER, and you can find SNCF | TER Marseille to Geneva tickets for £61 on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Marseille to Geneva?

Yes, there are direct services available from Marseille to Geneva with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can find around 1 direct train per day and book this direct train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Geneva as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Geneva from Marseille.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Geneva from Marseille ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Marseille to Geneva? Many Omio customers who go from Marseille to Geneva usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Lyon. If you're looking to explore Paris, Milan or Lyon from Geneva, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book tickets between Marseille and Geneva online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Marseille to Geneva, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £14 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £61 one way.

But we recommend booking Marseille to Geneva tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.