There are 10 ways to get from Geneva to Austria by plane, train, bus, night train 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

Fly to Vienna  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Vienna (VIE) GVA - VIE

$68 - $231

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Fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Salzburg (SZG) GVA - SZG

$110 - $238

Fly to Ljubljana  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Ljubljana (LJU) GVA - LJU

$131 - $538

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf

$113 - $257

Fly to Munich, train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Munich (MUC) GVA - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$83 - $221

Train  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Wien Meidling Rj

$210 - $358

Bus Eurolines CH  •  15 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Wien

$84 - $108

Bus Vito Reisen & Transporte AG  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lausanne Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lausanne to Vienna - Erdberg

Train, night train  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Wien Meidling En / ...

$215 - $369

Drive  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Vienna 628.4 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Austria is to bus which costs SFr 80 - SFr 110 and takes 15 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Austria is to fly which costs SFr 65 - SFr 240 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Austria is 549 km. The road distance is 1005.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Geneva to Austria, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Austria. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Wien Mitte via Zürich HB and Wien Meidling. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Austria?

Austrian Airlines, easyJet and five other airlines fly from Geneva to Vienna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Vienna via Zürich HB and Wien Meidling in around 11 h 48 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Wien
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Vito Reisen & Transporte AG
Phone
+41 52 624 40 00
Website
vito-reisen.ch
Bus from Lausanne to Vienna - Erdberg
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
vito-reisen.ch

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