Duration 2h 39m
Distance 224.6 km
Average price SFr 122
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Olten and CERN takes 2h 39m and the fastest train takes 2h 33m. There is a train service every few hours from Olten 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.


  1. Olten
  2. CERN
2h 35m
SFr 71 - SFr 123

Olten to CERN train times

Trains run hourly between Olten and CERN. The earliest departure is at 08:40 in the morning, and the last departure from Olten is at 20:40 which arrives into CERN at 23:29. All services require a transfer at Genève and take an average of 2h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Olten to CERN? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Olten to CERN. However, there are services departing from Olten and arriving at Meyrin, CERN via Genève, Cornavin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 35m.

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The distance between Olten and CERN is 188 km. The road distance is 224.6 km.

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

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

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There are 523+ hotels available in CERN. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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What companies run services between Olten and CERN?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Olten to CERN hourly. Tickets cost SFr 65 - SFr 120 and the journey takes 2h 7m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 120

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