There are 6 ways to get from Bratislava to Geneva by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus, fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Geneva (GVA) VIE - GVA

$58 - $224

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Bus, train  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. 901
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Zürich HB Rj
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...

$208 - $356

Bus, train via Feldkirch  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Einsteinova to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. 901
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Feldkirch Rj
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  4. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...

$208 - $370

Bus  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Genève

$121

Bus FlixBus, train  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to St.Pölten Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the bus from Sankt Pölten, Sankt Pölten, Mariazeller Str. to Geneva

$74 - $122

Drive  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Geneva 681.1 miles

$140 - $210

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Genève. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 16 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Geneva is 855 km. The road distance is 1089.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Geneva without a car is to bus and train which takes 13 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Bratislava to Geneva, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Geneva bus services, operated by Slovak Lines, depart from Bratislava station.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Bratislava to Geneva bus services, operated by Slovak Lines, arrive at Genève station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Geneva is 1090 km. It takes approximately 10 h 32 min to drive from Bratislava to Geneva.

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Ethiopian Airlines, easyJet, Luxair and three other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 393+ hotels available in Geneva. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 534.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Geneva, Switzerland?

Slovak Lines operates a bus from Bratislava to Geneva twice a week. Tickets cost $121 and the journey takes 16 h 15 min. Eurolines CH also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Flughafen Wien to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Feldkirch
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Feldkirch to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to St.Pölten Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Feldkirch to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Einsteinova to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
regiojet.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Einsteinova to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Sankt Pölten, Sankt Pölten, Mariazeller Str. to Geneva
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Genève
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$121
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bratislava to Geneva
Ave. Duration
20 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch

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