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There are 9 ways to get from Geneva to Ingolstadt 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.

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Fly Geneva to Munich, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Munich (MUC) GVA - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf

$76 - $206

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Bus via Zürich  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Zürich Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Ingolstadt, Ingolstadt Nordbahnhof 283

$32 - $55

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Fly Geneva to Nuremberg, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Nuremberg (NUE) GVA - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf

$122 - $326

Train to Lyon, fly to Munich, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Munich (MUC) LYS - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf

$149 - $332

Train to Lyon, fly to Nuremberg, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nuremberg (NUE) LYS - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf

$140 - $572

Fly Geneva to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Frankfurt (FRA) GVA - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf

$150 - $383

Train  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen 4 / ...
  3. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Ulm Hbf Ire
  4. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf ag / ...

$164 - $278

Bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Munich, Munich central bus station 106
  2. Take the bus from München ZOB to Ingolstadt

$69 - $106

Drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Ingolstadt 414.6 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Ingolstadt is to bus which costs SFr 30 - SFr 55 and takes 11 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Ingolstadt is to fly and train which costs SFr 75 - SFr 210 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Ingolstadt. However, there are services departing from Geneva and arriving at Ingolstadt via München ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Ingolstadt. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Ingolstadt Hbf via Zürich HB, Schaffhausen and Ulm Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 23 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Ingolstadt is 488 km. The road distance is 663.4 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Ingolstadt without a car is to train which takes 9 h 23 min and costs SFr 160 - SFr 280.

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Geneva to Ingolstadt, including transfers.

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

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Geneva to Ingolstadt 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 Ingolstadt is to train which takes 9 h 23 min and costs SFr 160 - SFr 280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 65 - SFr 110 and takes 10 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Ingolstadt.
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  • Distance: 305.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Geneva to Ingolstadt via Zürich HB, Schaffhausen, and Ulm Hbf in around 9 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Ingolstadt via Munich, Munich central bus station and München ZOB in around 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.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 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Lyon to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Lyon to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
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 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Train operators
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 Ingolstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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 Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Sncf
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
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.

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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
8 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Ingolstadt, Ingolstadt Nordbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München ZOB to Ingolstadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Zürich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Geneva to Ingolstadt bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Ingolstadt station.

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Geneva to Ingolstadt train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Ingolstadt Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Ingolstadt is 663 km. It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to drive from Geneva to Ingolstadt.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Geneva Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 114+ hotels available in Ingolstadt. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to line 1 train which takes 7 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 18.

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