Duration 5h 53m
Distance 414.1 km
Average price SFr 246
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bellinzona and CERN takes 5h 53m and the fastest train takes 5h 10m. There is a train service every few hours from Bellinzona to CERN. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Bellinzona
  2. Zürich HB
  3. CERN
5h 27m
SFr 141 - SFr 247

Bellinzona to CERN train times

Trains run every two hours between Bellinzona and CERN. The service departs Bellinzona at 21:02 at night, which arrives into CERN at 08:54. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bellinzona to CERN. However, there are services departing from Bellinzona and arriving at Meyrin, CERN via Zürich HB and Genève, Cornavin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between Bellinzona and CERN is 228 km. The road distance is 414.1 km.

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Bellinzona to CERN train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Bellinzona station.

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Bellinzona to CERN train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Genève station.

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There are 540+ hotels available in CERN. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Bellinzona and CERN?

You can take a train from Bellinzona to CERN via Zuerich Hb, Zürich HB, Genève, Genève, Cornavin, and Meyrin, CERN in around 5h 27m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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