Want to find out more about taking the train from Geneva Airport to Paris Gare du Nord? Look no further.
There are around 34 trains per day running between Geneva Airport and Paris Gare du Nord, which usually take 6 hours 12 minutes to complete the 253 miles (408 km) journey. It can take as little as 3 hours 31 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. Although there aren't any direct services on this line, it's still easy to travel to Paris Gare du Nord from Geneva Airport, you'll just need to make 1 change along the way. All or part of your journey will be on board a TGV Lyria train, as they are the main operator of trains on this route.
You can save money on train tickets from Geneva Airport to Paris Gare du Nord if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from £26.10. Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.
Want to book your train tickets now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to find out more about the journey, read on for timetables (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.
It takes an average of 6h 12m to travel from Geneva Airport to Paris Gare du Nord by train, over a distance of around 253 miles (408 km). There are normally 34 trains per day travelling from Geneva Airport to Paris Gare du Nord and tickets for this journey start from £26.10 when you book in advance.
Paris Gare du Nord
From 3h 31m
253 miles (408 km)
34 trains per day
|Train and bus operators
TGV Lyria, BlaBlaCar Bus
TGV Lyria links France to Switzerland and can travel at a maximum speed of 200 mph (320 km/h). Resulting from the collaboration between SNCF and SBB, TGV Lyria has three comfort classes on all trains. Standard (equivalent to the Second Class TGV, with comfortable seats), Standard 1ère (with more legroom and access to the SNCF show Grand Voyageur at the Gare de Lyon in Paris) and Business 1ère (available all week except Saturday, on some lines only).
TGV Lyria’s Standard Class offers comfortable seats and access to the dining car, perfect for an economical trip in comfort.
When travelling in Standard Première with TGV Lyria, you will have additional legroom, the comfort of a first-class seat, as well as a hot meal served at your seat.
If you prefer to travel in style, upgrade to Business Première class and enjoy a welcome drink, a meal on board and much more.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Geneva Airport to Paris Gare du Nord by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.