There are 7 ways to get from Geneva to Freiburg im Breisgau 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.

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Train  •  3 h 47 min

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

$93 - $164

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Freiburg N122 / ...

$11 - $35

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Train via Biel/Bienne  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Biel/Bienne 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB 51
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$87 - $156

Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Basel City Centre Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Freiburg N99 / ...

$17 - $25

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Freiburg im Breisgau 200.9 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Zurich, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$108 - $253

Fly to Basel, bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Basel (BSL) GVA - BSL
  2. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg

$69 - $275

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Freiburg im Breisgau is to bus which costs SFr 11 - SFr 35 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Freiburg im Breisgau is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 65 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Freiburg im Breisgau is 238 km. The road distance is 321.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Geneva to Freiburg im Breisgau, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Geneva and arriving at Freiburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Freiburg im Breisgau. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf via Olten and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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Royal Jordanian and Swiss offer flights from Geneva Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Book your Geneva to Freiburg im Breisgau bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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  • Distance: 148.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany?

You can take a train from Geneva to Freiburg im Breisgau via Olten and Basel SBB in around 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Geneva to Freiburg im Breisgau 3 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min. RegioJet also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Geneva to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Alicante
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
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 Freiburg, Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Basel City Centre
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus

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