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There are 8 ways to get from Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  10h 8m

  1. Take the train from Genève to Olten 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Sulzbach-Rosenberg R4

152€ - 383€

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Bus, train  •  12h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Nurnberg 700
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Sulzbach-Rosenberg R4

40€ - 55€

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Train via Stuttgart  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Stuttgart Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Sulzbach-Rosenberg R4

161€ - 326€

Bus, train via Freiburg im Breisgau  •  12h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Freiburg 122
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Nuremberg
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Sulzbach-Rosenberg R4

42€ - 51€

Drive  •  6h 46m

  1. Drive from Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg 741.5 km

80€ - 120€

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  7h 33m

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

80€ - 274€

Fly to Munich, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Munich (MUC) GVA - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Regensburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Sulzbach-Rosenberg

105€ - 211€

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 32m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Frankfurt (FRA) GVA - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Sulzbach-Rosenberg

118€ - 376€

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg is to bus and train via Freiburg im Breisgau which costs SFr 45 - SFr 60 and takes 12h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg is to drive which costs SFr 85 - SFr 130 and takes 6h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Sulzbach-Rosenberg via Olten, Basel Sbb, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Nürnberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 8m.

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The distance between Geneva and Sulzbach-Rosenberg is 556 km. The road distance is 741.5 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg without a car is to train which takes 10h 8m and costs SFr 160 - SFr 420.

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It takes approximately 10h 8m to get from Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg, including transfers.

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Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg train services, operated by VGN, arrive at Sulzbach-Rosenberg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg is 741 km. It takes approximately 6h 46m to drive from Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg.

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  • Distance: 555.8 km
  • Duration: 10h 8m

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Sulzbach-Rosenberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Geneva to Sulzbach-Rosenberg via Olten, Basel SBB, Basel Sbb, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf, and Nürnberg Hbf in around 10h 8m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 420€
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 410€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 410€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 300€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 400€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 390€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Olten
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
90€ - 170€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 170€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
70€ - 95€
1st Class
120€ - 170€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Sulzbach-Rosenberg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 5€
Website
VGN
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Sulzbach-Rosenberg
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Geneva to Nurnberg
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Eurolines FR
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Swiss, Vueling Airlines, Air France and six other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 94+ hotels available in Sulzbach-Rosenberg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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