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Train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Eurocity / ...
  2. Express / ...

$77 - $133

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. 231.9 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Zurich, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. GVA - ZRH

$120 - $277

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train, ferry  •  5 h 47 min

  1. GVA - MXP

$101 - $238

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Ascona, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Geneva to Ascona via Domodossola in around 4 h 44 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Domodossola to Locarno S. Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T2 to Luino
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Standard
$8
Trenitalia Eurocity
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Locarno S. Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto to Luino
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$8
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Ascona is 202 km. The road distance is 371 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Ascona is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 4 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Ascona is to drive which takes 4 h 19 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 70.

No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Ascona. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Locarno S. Antonio via Domodossola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Geneva to Ascona, including transfers.