There are 4 ways to get from Geneva to Olten by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Olten 5 / ...

$65 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Berne Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Olten 16 / ...

$33 - $57

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Olten 139.9 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Olten

$86 - $198

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Olten is to drive which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Olten is to train which costs SFr 65 - SFr 120 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Olten is 185 km. The road distance is 223.9 km.

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The train from Genève to Olten takes 2 h 3 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genève and arriving at Olten. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Olten, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneva to Olten hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min.

Airlines
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
45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
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 Bern to Olten
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Olten
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Berne
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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