There are 6 ways to get from Geneva to Lech by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Feldkirch Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg En / ...

$160 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Bregenz N106

$58 - $83

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Zürich Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Langen am Arlberg En

$86 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Lech 297.4 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Feldkirch
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg

$150 - $293

Fly to Friedrichshafen, train  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) GVA - FDH
  2. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Langen am Arlberg

$175 - $532

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The distance between Geneva and Lech is 324 km. The road distance is 475.8 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Lech without a car is to train which takes 6 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Geneva to Lech, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Lech is to train which takes 6 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Lech is 476 km. It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to drive from Geneva to Lech.

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

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There are 2036+ hotels available in Lech. Prices start at $72 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 .

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Lech.
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  • Distance: 202.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

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

You can take a train from Geneva to Lech via Zürich HB, Feldkirch, and Langen am Arlberg in around 6 h 47 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Geneva to Lech once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Friedrichshafen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Geneva to Friedrichshafen via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Friedrichshafen via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
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 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Feldkirch
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
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 Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Friedrichshafen Stadt to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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
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 Bregenz
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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