Travel from GVA to BSL

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$40 | 4h 28min Train$56 | 4h 10min Bus25 lb of CO2
  1. Flight$236
    4h 28min · 401 lb of CO2
  2. Train$56
    11h 44min · 128 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$40
    4h 33min · 26 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$16
    2h 14min · 26 lb of CO2

GVA airport Flights

bus tickets from GVA to BSL

$236 · 4h 28min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $236
Travel Duration
4h 28min

bus tickets from GVA to MLH

$236 · 4h 28min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $236
Travel Duration
4h 28min

GVA airport Trains

train tickets from Vernier to Saint-Louis

$95 · 11h 44min
Train
Train Tickets
About $95
Travel Duration
11h 44min
Vernier - Vernier
SNCF · 4h 7minTGV Lyria
Créteil - Créteil
TGV Lyria · 7h 37minTGV Lyria
Saint-Louis - St-Louis La-Chaussée

train tickets from Ferney to Basel

$56 · 4h 10min
Train
Train Tickets
About $56
Travel Duration
4h 10min
Moëns - Ferney
SBB · 3h 2minICN 5
Lenzburg - Lenzburg
SBB · 1h 7minIC
Basel - Bâle St-Jean

train tickets from Ferney Centre to Basel

$56 · 4h 10min
Train
Train Tickets
About $56
Travel Duration
4h 10min
Prévessin-Moëns - Ferney Centre
SBB · 3h 2minICN 5
Lenzburg - Lenzburg
SBB · 1h 7minIC
Basel - Bâle St-Jean

train tickets from Ferney Lycée to Basel

$56 · 4h 12min
Train
Train Tickets
About $56
Travel Duration
4h 12min
Prévessin-Moëns - Ferney Lycée
SBB · 3h 2minICN 5
Othmarsingen - Othmarsingen
SBB · 1h 9minIC
Basel - Bâle St-Jean

GVA airport Buses

bus tickets from Geneva to Basel

$40 · 4h 33min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $40
Travel Duration
4h 33min

bus tickets from Annemasse to Basel

$40 · 4h 28min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $40
Travel Duration
4h 28min

bus tickets from Geneva to Lörrach

$42 · 4h 47min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $42
Travel Duration
4h 47min

Drive from GVA airport

Driving from GVA to BSL

$16 · 2h 14min

It's 115 miles between GVA to BSL. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 14min and 2h 21min from GVA to BSL under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 28min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to BSL by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $15.

Our recommendation to BSL

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from GVA to BSL?

On your trip from GVA to BSL, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train. Shuttle service may be available to BSL. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

GVA to BSL Basel - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from GVA to BSL. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to BSL is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the GVA/BSL buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from GVA is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between GVA and BSL during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from GVA to BSL? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of BSL traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to BSL is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from GVA to BSL?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from GVA to BSL is by bus. The bus costs $40 roughly and will take 4 hours 28 minutes.

Is there a train from GVA to BSL?

Yes, trains between GVA area and BSL, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 11 hours 44 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Vernier, which is about 2 miles from GVA. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at Créteil, Lenzburg, Othmarsingen.

How long does it take from GVA to BSL by car?

The total distance between GVA and BSL is 115 miles and will take you about 2 hours 14 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $16.

Travel companies on this route

SNCF
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TGV Lyria
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SBB
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