There are 7 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 via Basel SBB  •  6 h 54 min

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

$154 - $261

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang Rj
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Darmstadt 017 / ...

$24 - $33

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Bern 1
  2. Take the train from Bern to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Darmstadt Hbf Re / ...

$158 - $273

Bus, train  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Basel City Center
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the bus from Freiburg to Darmstadt

$52 - $87

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Darmstadt 341.6 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 26 min

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

$105 - $306

Fly to Luxembourg, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Luxembourg (LUX) GVA - LUX
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Mainz

$109 - $305

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

You can take a train from Geneva to Darmstadt via Olten, Basel SBB, and Mannheim Hbf in around 6 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Darmstadt via Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang and 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 11 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 Geneva to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $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 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Luxembourg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
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 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Darmstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Darmstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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
$17 - $23
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Darmstadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Luxembourg to Mainz
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Geneva to Darmstadt?

The distance between Geneva and Darmstadt is 448 km. The road distance is 547 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Geneva to Darmstadt?

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Darmstadt is to bus which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 9 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Geneva to Darmstadt?

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Darmstadt is to fly and train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 310.

Is there a direct train between Geneva and Darmstadt?

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 Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 54 min.

Is there a direct bus between Geneva and Darmstadt?

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

How long does it take to get from Geneva to Darmstadt?

It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Geneva to Darmstadt, including transfers.