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Duration 10h 53m
Distance 837.4 km
Average price 406€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Geneva and Linz takes 10h 53m and the fastest train takes 9h 32m. The train service runs several times per day from Geneva to Linz. 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
  2. Zuerich Hb
  3. Linz
10h 20m
227€ - 406€

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Linz. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Linz Hbf via Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 20m.

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The distance between Geneva and Linz is 657 km. The road distance is 837.4 km.

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

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Geneva to Linz train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Linz Hbf station.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Linz. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Geneva and Linz?

You can take a train from Geneva to Linz via Zuerich Hb in around 10h 20m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 140€

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 to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
150€ - 270€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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