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Booking train Geneva to Paris

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Booking train Geneva to Paris

I have two questions with regards to booking a ticket from Geneva to Paris. Firstly, when will the new timetable be available? We will be traveling in December and wish to try to get a special but without knowing when to check the site for tickets I will have to check everyday until they become available.

Secondly, when I input a date in October for travel Geneva to Paris using the SBB site I can get the train details but when I click on Fare/Buy (to see what the fares will be) I receive the error message: An error has occurred. The parameters for the connection could not be accepted.

Am I doing something wrong or are there tickets not available to purchase through the SBB site?

Thanks for any help.

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1. Re: Booking train Geneva to Paris

The train between the two cities is operated by the French rail company. Best is to book through their website http://www.tgv-europe.com/en/

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2. Re: Booking train Geneva to Paris

The TGV opens reservations 90 days in advance...and the earlier you book, the cheaper the seats.

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3. Re: Booking train Geneva to Paris

! ! ! IMPORTANT NOTE ! ! !

If you book in advance from any of the SNCF website(s), the ONLY place in Switzerland to pick-up your train tickets is at the SCNF Boutique office in Geneva across the street from Cornavin station @ Rue de Lausanne 11 during normal business hours.

For tickets by mail, SNCF does not routinely / actually post the tickets until 10 to 14 days before the travel date.

Another option is to go to a SNCF station in France to pick-up the tickets.

Edited: 12:50 pm, September 20, 2011
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