Train Paris Geneva
Sophisticated and cosmopolitan, Geneva is located on Europe's largest Alpine lake in the west of Switzerland. Book a train ticket from Paris to Geneva on OUI.sncf to browse the boutiques and sample the famous chocolate of this lakeside city yourself!
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Train tickets Paris - Geneva
Paris - Geneva : Travel by train
Why travel by train between Paris and Geneva?
How much is it to purchase a train ticket from Paris to Geneva?
You can buy a standard direct train ticket from Paris to Geneva from 30.00 pounds. To get the cheapest possible fare, book a non-amendable ticket in advance or use a railcard.
How long does the journey take and what are the first departure times?
The minimum journey time is 3h06. From Monday to Saturday the first train from Paris to Geneva leaves at 7:11am, arriving at 10:18am, and on Sunday it's at 8:11am, arriving at 11:28am. Be on the platform at least 2 minutes before departure!
Which train operators run this line and what are the services on board?
TGV Lyria trains operate this line. Meals and snacks are available from the TGV Lyria bar. There is plenty of space for luggage and specially designed areas for travellers with disabilities.
Where does the train from Paris to Geneva depart from and arrive into?
The train departs from Paris Gare de Lyon, accessible via metro lines 1 and 14, RER lines A and D and buses 20, 24, 63 and 65. Trains arrive at Geneva CFF station, in the city centre, where you pick up tram lines 11 to 18, buses and taxis.
Are there direct trains running from Paris to Geneva?
You can get a direct train from Paris to Geneva, meaning you can sit back and relax until you've arrived at your destination. It is also possible to purchase indirect tickets, changing at Bellegarde-sur-Valserine.