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About the train journey from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva

Want to travel from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva by train? Start your journey with us.

The train from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva usually takes 5 hours 51 minutes on average to travel 61 miles (99 km), although the quickest services can take as little as 3 hours 17 minutes. You can expect to find 4 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren’t any direct services running between Lyon St-Exupéry TGV and Geneva, you’ll need to make 1 change on your way to Geneva.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from €35.40.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Geneva, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you’re ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva by train

It takes an average of 5h 51m to travel from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva by train, over a distance of around 61 miles (99 km). There are normally 4 trains per day travelling from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva and tickets for this journey start from €35.40 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 3h 17m
PriceFrom €35.40
Distance61 miles (99 km)
Frequency4 trains per day
First train09:42
Last train20:42
Departure stationLyon St-Exupéry TGV
Arrival stationGeneva
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsBlaBlaCar Bus

Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva train times

Check out the next trains departing from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva for Tuesday 25th January 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
08:42 13:00 4h 18m, 1 change
10:38 16:00 5h 22m, 1 change
15:44 19:01 3h 17m, 1 change
19:42 06:12 10h 30m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva

The price of train tickets from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva starts at €35.40 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

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 Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

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.

Choose a slower or connecting train

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!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva take?

The average journey time by train between Lyon St-Exupéry TGV and Geneva is 5 hours and 51 minutes, with around 4 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Lyon St-Exupéry TGV and Geneva by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva is 3 hours and 17 minutes.

How much does the train from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva cost?

Train ticket prices from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva can start from as little as €35.40 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva?

No, there are no direct train services from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva. Travelling from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva leave?

The first train from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva leaves at 09:42. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva leave?

The last train from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva leaves at 20:42. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Lyon St-Exupéry TGV and Geneva by train?

Trains travelling from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva cover a distance of around 61 miles (99 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Geneva to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Geneva for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/25/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 12/02/2021 for travel on 12/02/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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