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There are 2 ways to get from Geneva to Lake Maggiore by train or car

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Train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Stresa Eurocity / ...

$118 - $181

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Lake Maggiore 218.1 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Lake Maggiore is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Lake Maggiore is to train which costs SFr 110 - SFr 180 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Lake Maggiore is 199 km. The road distance is 349 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Lake Maggiore without a car is to train which takes 3 h 29 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 180.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Geneva to Lake Maggiore, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Lake Maggiore is 349 km. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from Geneva to Lake Maggiore.

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There are 2733+ hotels available in Lake Maggiore. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Lake Maggiore.
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  • Distance: 124.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Lake Maggiore, Italy?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneva to Lake Maggiore 5 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route 3 times a day.

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 Geneve to Stresa
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Stresa
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com

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