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Clothes stuck in Portugal - how to get them to Geneva/France?

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My British husband just relocated from the UK to Switzerland (Geneva) to join me here (yay!) but unfortunately has some things left in Portugal (his second home). He tried flying there to pick it up but every time his flights got canceled and he lost his PCR tests. This already happened 3 times and cost us a fortune... Does anyone know a service / a way to get the stuff to Geneva, or neighbouring France? It's not much - a large suitcase and one medium-sized box.
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Re: Clothes stuck in Portugal - how to get them to Geneva/France?

Do you have an address (friend, relative) in neighbouring france? If so check with all the usual suspects DHL, FedEx, etc.
It would be a lot easier, and a lot cheaper to have it shipped within the EU single market, which CH is not in.
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Re: Clothes stuck in Portugal - how to get them to Geneva/France?

There are several weekly services that transport people and goods from Portugal to the Swiss French area. That would probably be your easiest/cheapest option if you can get someone in Portugal to deliver the suitcase etc. to the minibus departure point.

Let me have a quick look and see if I can find some links for you.

You will probably need someone who speaks French or Portuguese to call the companies for details.
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Re: Clothes stuck in Portugal - how to get them to Geneva/France?

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Re: Clothes stuck in Portugal - how to get them to Geneva/France?

This is amazing! Thank you so much! I will check them all out!
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Re: Clothes stuck in Portugal - how to get them to Geneva/France?

You might need to work through the list as not all of them go each week and not all of them go everywhere in Portugal. If they are not going at the moment, be sure to ask if they know of someone who is.
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