There are 7 ways to get from Geneva to Hamburg by plane, train, bus 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 Hamburg  •  4 h 25 min

  1. GVA - HAM

$47 - $182

6 alternative options

Fly to Bremen, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. GVA - BRE

$135 - $613

Train via Basel SBB  •  10 h 9 min

  1. 5 / ...
  2. Ice

$238 - $399

Train  •  13 h 1 min

  1. 1 / ...
  2. Ec / ...

$263 - $422

Bus, train  •  17 h 22 min

  1. Ouibus

$123 - $163

Bus  •  19 h 5 min

  1. Ouibus / ...
  2. 024 / ...

$60 - $103

Drive  •  9 h 31 min

  1. 665.6 miles

$140 - $210

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

easyJet, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Geneva to Hamburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Hamburg via Olten and Basel SBB in around 10 h 9 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $260
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 Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $330
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Book at
buchung.urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Hamburg is 865 km. The road distance is 1065 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Hamburg is to fly which costs SFr 45 - SFr 180 and takes 4 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Hamburg is to fly which takes 4 h 25 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 180.

No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via Olten and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 9 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Bus station and arriving at Hamburg via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Geneva to Hamburg, including transfers.