Duration 9h 40m
Distance 828.3 km
Average price 310€
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Geneva and Erfurt takes 9h 40m and the fastest train takes 8h 11m. The train service runs several times per day from Geneva to Erfurt. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Genève
  2. Basel Sbb
  3. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  4. Erfurt
9h 12m
147€ - 382€

Geneva to Erfurt train times

Trains run every two hours between Geneva and Erfurt. The earliest departure is at 13:15 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Geneva is at 20:42 which arrives into Erfurt at 11:38. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 40m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Erfurt. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Erfurt Hbf via Olten, Basel Sbb and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 12m.

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The distance between Geneva and Erfurt is 641 km. The road distance is 828.3 km.

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Geneva to Erfurt train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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Geneva to Erfurt train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Erfurt Hbf station.

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