There are 4 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Olten to Genève 5 / ...

$156 - $264

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Karlsruhe Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere Rj

$23 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Geneva 122

$35 - $60

Drive  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva 361.4 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva is to bus which costs 19€ - 26€ and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva is to drive which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Geneva is 474 km. The road distance is 578.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Geneva. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Genève via Basel SBB and Olten. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva via Basel SBB and Olten in around 6 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva via Karlsruhe and Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang in around 10 h 35 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Geneva
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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