There are 9 ways to get from Geneva to Hallstatt by train, bus, night train, 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  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim Wb / ...
  4. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt R / ...

$180 - $327

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Munich, Munich central bus station 106
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim Wb / ...
  4. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt R / ...

$59 - $112

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Bus  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Linz
  2. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov
  3. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Hallstatt

$212 - $237

Train, night train  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Attnang-Puchheim Nj
  3. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt R / ...

$201 - $346

Drive  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Hallstatt 498.7 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Salzburg (SZG) GVA - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
  3. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt

$127 - $279

Fly to Linz, train  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Linz (LNZ) GVA - LNZ
  2. Take the train from Hörsching to Attnang-Puchheim
  3. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt

$153 - $654

Fly to Munich, train  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Munich (MUC) GVA - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
  4. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt

$105 - $262

Fly to Vienna, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Vienna (VIE) GVA - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to St.Pölten Hbf
  3. Take the train from St.Pölten Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
  4. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt

$87 - $306

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Hallstatt is to bus and train which costs SFr 55 - SFr 110 and takes 15 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Hallstatt is to drive which costs SFr 100 - SFr 150 and takes 7 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Hallstatt. However, there are services departing from Geneva and arriving at Hallstatt via Linz and Český Krumlov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Hallstatt. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Hallstatt via Zürich HB, Salzburg Hbf and Attnang-Puchheim. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 19 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Hallstatt is 590 km. The road distance is 797.9 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Hallstatt without a car is to train which takes 12 h 19 min and costs SFr 170 - SFr 320.

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It takes approximately 12 h 19 min to get from Geneva to Hallstatt, including transfers.

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Geneva to Hallstatt bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Geneva station.

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Geneva to Hallstatt train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Hallstatt is to train which takes 12 h 19 min and costs SFr 170 - SFr 320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 200 - SFr 230 and takes 18 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Hallstatt.
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  • Distance: 368.5 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 19 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Hallstatt, Austria?

You can take a train from Geneva to Hallstatt via Zürich HB, Salzburg Hbf, and Attnang-Puchheim in around 12 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Hallstatt via Linz and Český Krumlov in around 18 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Geneva to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
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 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Linz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Salzburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
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
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
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Hörsching to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to St.Pölten Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from St.Pölten Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Sankt Pölten to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $5
Business
$6 - $7
Premium
$10 - $13
Train from St. Pölten Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $22
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$10 - $12
Premium
$17 - $22
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Linz
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Linz to Český Krumlov
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Hallstatt
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com

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