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There are 3 ways to get from Geneva to Swiss Alps by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Brig Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Realp 6-Y

$306 - $446

Cheapest option

Train via Andermatt, Bahnhof  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Brig 90
  2. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Andermatt 6-Y / ...

$105 - $214

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Swiss Alps 233 miles

$45 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Swiss Alps is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Swiss Alps is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Swiss Alps is 190 km. The road distance is 372.7 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Swiss Alps without a car is to train which takes 5 h 19 min and costs SFr 300 - SFr 450.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Geneva to Swiss Alps, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Swiss Alps is 373 km. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from Geneva to Swiss Alps.

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There are 142+ hotels available in Swiss Alps. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Swiss Alps.
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  • Distance: 118.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Swiss Alps, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Geneva to Swiss Alps via Brig, Brig Bahnhofplatz, and Realp in around 5 h 19 min.

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 Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
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 Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Realp
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$30 - $40
1st Class Ticket
$55 - $70
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Andermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$35 - $50
1st Class Ticket
$65 - $80

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