Duration 2h 45m
Distance 279.8 km
Average price SFr 150
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Zürich and Geneva takes 2h 45m and the fastest train takes 2h 44m. There is an hourly train service from Zürich to Geneva. 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. Zürich HB
  2. Geneva
2h 46m
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SFr 85 - SFr 150

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Genève. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 46m.

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The distance between Zürich and Geneva is 224 km. The road distance is 279.8 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Zürich and Geneva?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich HB to Genève hourly. Tickets cost SFr 85 - SFr 150 and the journey takes 2h 46m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 85 - 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 Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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