There are 8 ways to get from Geneva to Darmstadt by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Olten 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Darmstadt Hbf Ic

$147 - $253

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Karlsruhe N122 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Darmstadt 017 / ...

$22 - $54

6 alternative options

Bus RegioJet  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile Rj
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Darmstadt

$59 - $88

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Darmstadt 341.6 miles

$70 - $110

Fly from Geneva, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Frankfurt (FRA) GVA - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Darmstadt Hbf

$103 - $304

Train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Olten
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Frankfurt (FRA) BSL - FRA

$174 - $449

Train to Lyon, fly  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Frankfurt (FRA) LYS - FRA

$131 - $360

Train to Zurich, fly  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Frankfurt (FRA) ZRH - FRA

$197 - $451

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Darmstadt is to bus which costs SFr 21 - SFr 55 and takes 9 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Darmstadt is to fly and train which costs SFr 100 - SFr 310 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Darmstadt is 448 km. The road distance is 546.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Geneva to Darmstadt, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Darmstadt. However, there are services departing from Geneva and arriving at Darmstadt via Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Darmstadt. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Darmstadt Hbf via Olten, Basel SBB and Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Darmstadt without a car is to train which takes 7 h 3 min and costs SFr 140 - SFr 260.

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Geneva to Darmstadt bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Geneva station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Darmstadt.
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  • Distance: 280.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 3 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Darmstadt, Germany?

You can take a train from Geneva to Darmstadt via Olten, Basel SBB, and Karlsruhe Hbf in around 7 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Darmstadt via Karlsruhe in around 9 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Olten
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Darmstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Darmstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Darmstadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Darmstadt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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