Cheap flights to Geneva

Flights to Geneva in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 3% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 0% potential price drop
Average priceR9 418Average for return flights in January 2022
Return fromR7 863From Johannesburg to Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

Cheap flights to Geneva in January, February 2022

The best prices found for GVA flights for January, February
Feb 4 - Feb 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

1 stop

16h 20m
GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

16h 00m
R7 863

Egypt Air

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Feb 7 - Feb 10
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

2 stops

30h 15m
GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

35h 10m
R8 059

Kenya Airways

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Feb 6 - Feb 10
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

2 stops

22h 25m
GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

20h 30m
R8 437

Multiple Airlines

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Geneva 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Geneva found for this year
Feb 4 - Feb 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

1 stop

16h 20m
GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

16h 00m
R7 863

Egypt Air

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Deal found 1/21/22

Feb 7 - Feb 10
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

2 stops

30h 15m
GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

35h 10m
R8 059

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 1/21/22

Jun 25 - Jul 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

1 stop

23h 00m
GVA

Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

19h 25m
R8 331

Turkish Airlines

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Can I fly to Geneva Geneve-Cointrin from South Africa right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

Most visitors from South Africa will not be allowed to enter Geneva Geneve-Cointrin.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Geneva Geneve-Cointrin.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Geneva Geneve-Cointrin.

Documents
Entry Form - Travelers, including those in transit, must fill up an entry form before entering Switzerland. The form can be completed 48 hours before entry at the earliest. Children can be included in the form of an adult traveling with them.

Health Pass For Public Activity - Travelers aged 16 years and older must have proof of vaccination, recovery, or a negative test for COVID-19 in order to enter events, festivals, bars, restaurants, museums, and other venues and activities in Switzerland.

If you have been vaccinated, you can either show a Swiss COVID Certificate, EU Digital COVID Certificate, or a certificate that is compatible with the EU Digital Covid Certificate. Travelers who have been vaccinated abroad with a vaccine approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and who are resident in or traveling to Switzerland are able to obtain a Swiss COVID certificate. This means that travelers who have been vaccinated abroad or have recovered abroad, such as tourists, can also participate in social activities in Switzerland. The documents can be submitted electronically.

You will be issued with the COVID certificate on the application on paper or as a PDF document with a QR code. With the COVID Certificate app, you can host your COVID certificate on your mobile device.

If you are unvaccinated, you must have a test, and if the result is negative you can then be issued with a COVID certificate. Your personal details on the COVID certificate should correspond with those in your passport or on your ID card.

Only travelers with a valid vaccination and recovery certificate are able to go inside restaurants, cultural, sporting, and leisure venues and attend indoor events (2G). To provide additional protection, masks must also be worn in these settings, and food and drink may only be consumed while seated.

In settings where masks cannot be worn, such as brass band practice, or where it is not possible to eat or drink while seated, such as at bars and discos, admission will be limited to vaccinated or recovered persons who also present a negative COVID-19 test result (2G+). People who within the last 4 months have been fully vaccinated received a booster, or recovered from COVID-19 do not have to take a further test.

Visitor Visa - To visit Switzerland for Business or Tourism, you require a visa.

A paper or embassy visa is the only type of visa available for visitors. Typically the visa is a stamp or sticker added to your passport. You must submit your application through the consulate or local visa center.




Can I fly back to South Africa from Geneva Geneve-Cointrin?

Returning to South Africa from Geneva Geneve-Cointrin

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Geneva Geneve-Cointrin must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Geneva Geneve-Cointrin are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Geneva?

The cheapest ticket to Geneva found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

R8 648

February

R8 542

March

R9 720

April

R8 935

May

R5 584

June

R8 467

July

R8 482

August

R9 508

September

R8 105

October

R7 908

November

R7 018

December

R9 855

Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Geneva. Flying to Geneva in December will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Geneva?

Average Geneva flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

ZA1 - GVA

Price

R5 581 - R14 304

GVA

Temperature

2 - 20 °C

GVA

Precipitation

68 - 105 mm

August is typically the best time to fly to Geneva, but there are other times where great deals are available. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Geneva then July is statistically the hottest. October is historically the period with most rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Geneva?

The price you pay for your flight to Geneva may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 29 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Geneva?

The cheapest day to fly to Geneva is usually Wednesday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Geneva?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting Geneva. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the evening as these tend to have higher demand.

How long is the flight to Geneva?

When flying to Geneva Airport, Switzerland, from the major cities in South Africa, flight durations will depend entirely on the number of stopovers as well as stopover durations. However, the three major South African cities to access Geneva flight deals are Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Because the distance between these major cities is extensive, flight times can range anywhere from 15h 10min - 17h 45min when flying from Johannesburg, 16h 40min - 19h 15min when flying from Cape Town, and 18h 20min - 20h 20min when flying from Durban.

Are there any non-stop flights to Geneva?

There aren't any non-stop flights available from any of the three major cities in South Africa. However, Emirates and Ethiopian Air offer routes from Cape Town (CPT) to Geneva with only one stop before arriving in Geneva. If you are flying from Durban (DUR), the only airline that provides a one-stop route is Emirates. As Johannesburg International Airport (JNB), otherwise known as O.R Thambo Airport, is the largest in South Africa, you will find more airlines offering one-stop trips to Geneva. Air France, Emirates, and KLM all offer one-stop flights from Johannesburg to Geneva. The fastest flight to Geneva from South Africa is with Air France. You can expect stopovers from all major South African cities in Amsterdam Airport (AMS) or Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) in France.

How do you get from Geneva airport to the city centre?

Geneva Airport is situated a short 4kms from the city centre, making it easily accessible by bus, train, shuttle, or taxi. However, the short distance to the city centre means you can also reach the city centre on foot. The quickest method of reaching the city centre is by train from the airport, as the trip will take a quick 6min. You can purchase a regular train ticket that will cover a 60min trip for an affordable R49,08. The bus system connecting the airport to Geneva makes stops at the terminal in front of the airport every 10min to 15min. It will be the most convenient option to travel by taxi from the airport upon arrival, although the cost of a trip to the city centre will start at about R1145,62. You can also check with your chosen hotel to make use of any available hotel shuttle services.

What are some things to do in Geneva?

Geneva is home to various beautiful landmarks and historical sites. Lac Leman, or Lake Geneva, is a hotspot as one of the largest lakes in Western Europe. Here, you can enjoy the beaches, indulge in water activities such as canoeing and water skiing, and simply take in the enchanting scenery. If you enjoy outdoor adventures, you can consider climbing Saleve mountain, as it provides the most extensive view of the region and its unique landscapes. In addition, you can also opt for guided tours that will uncover the rich history of the United Nations. The Red Crescent and the International Red Cross Museums are also great attractions to include on your itinerary.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Geneva?

South African citizens require both a passport and a valid visa to visit Geneva. Your passport must valid for three months following your return date. Temporary passports are not accepted for South Africans travelling to Geneva. You can obtain your visa from your country of origin from a Schengen Embassy.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Geneva?

If you book a flight to Geneva, you will be flying into Geneve-Cointrin, which is the city’s only airport. Geneva Geneve-Cointrin (GVA) is located 4,2 km from the center of Geneva.

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