Duration 5h 54m
Distance 344.2 km
Average price SFr 190
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Locarno takes 5h 54m and the fastest train takes 5h 24m. There is a train service every few hours from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Locarno. 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. Genève-Aéroport
  2. Zuerich Hb
  3. Locarno
5h 50m
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SFr 136 - SFr 242

Geneva Airport (GVA) to Locarno train times

Trains run hourly between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Locarno. The earliest departure is at 14:32 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Geneva Airport (GVA) is at 21:02 which arrives into Locarno at 08:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Locarno? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Locarno. However, there are services departing from Genève-Aéroport and arriving at Locarno via Zuerich Hb and Bellinzona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 50m.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Locarno is 207 km. The road distance is 344.2 km.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Locarno train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève-Aéroport station.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Locarno train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Bellinzona station.

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What companies run services between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Locarno?

You can take a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Locarno via Zuerich Hb and Bellinzona in around 5h 50m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 150

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 Genève-Aéroport to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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