TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 320 km/h. All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and removable shelves. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with more flexible train tickets and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.
SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).
TGV Lyria links France to Switzerland and can travel at a maximum speed of 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).
The Swiss rail network is operated by SBB. SBB train ticket prices are based on travel and not on the type of trains. You will find available return tickets (standard price, one way or round trip), Multiple journey tickets (for six individual trips on a pre-determined itinerary) and the City-Ticket (including a one-day transportation pass from the city of departure or arrival).
The average journey time by train between Villefranque (Pyrénées Atlantiques) and Geneva Airport is 11 hours and 9 minutes, with around 2 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Villefranque (Pyrénées Atlantiques) to Geneva Airport is 10 hours and 39 minutes.
Train tickets from Villefranque (Pyrénées Atlantiques) to Geneva Airport can start from as little as €0 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
No, there are no direct train services from Villefranque (Pyrénées Atlantiques) to Geneva Airport. Travelling from Villefranque (Pyrénées Atlantiques) to Geneva Airport by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.
The first train from Villefranque (Pyrénées Atlantiques) to Geneva Airport leaves at 07:00. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Villefranque (Pyrénées Atlantiques) to Geneva Airport leaves at 07:00. 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.
Trains travelling from Villefranque (Pyrénées Atlantiques) to Geneva Airport cover a distance of around 673km during the journey.