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Duration 3h 32m
Distance 324.9 km
Average price SFr 169
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Geneva and Schaffhausen takes 3h 32m and the fastest train takes 3h 28m. There is an hourly train service from Geneva to Schaffhausen. 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. Zürich HB
  3. Schaffhausen
3h 25m
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SFr 96 - SFr 170

Geneva to Schaffhausen train times

Trains run hourly between Geneva and Schaffhausen. The earliest departure is at 19:15 in the evening, and the last departure from Geneva is at 21:12 which arrives into Schaffhausen at 06:04. All services require a transfer at Zürich HB and take an average of 3h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Geneva to Schaffhausen? 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 to Schaffhausen. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Schaffhausen via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 25m.

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The distance between Geneva and Schaffhausen is 252 km. The road distance is 324.9 km.

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

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

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There are 296+ hotels available in Schaffhausen. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Geneva and Schaffhausen?

You can take a train from Geneva to Schaffhausen via Zürich HB in around 3h 25m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
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 to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 24
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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