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There are 8 ways to get from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Jenbach Ec

160€ - 290€

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Bus  •  12h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße N882 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof to Mayrhofen Bahnhof 8330

42€ - 54€

6 alternative options

Bus via Schwaz Tourismusverband  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Innsbruck

47€ - 68€

Drive  •  6h 47m

  1. Drive from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen 642.1 km

70€ - 110€

Fly Geneva to Innsbruck, train, line 4104 bus  •  8h 38m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Innsbruck (INN) GVA - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Jenbach
  3. Take the train from Jenbach Zillertalbahn to Mayrhofen Im Zillertal
  4. Take the line 4104 bus from Mayrhofen Bahnhof to Vorderlanersbach Rastkogelbahn

Fly Geneva to Munich, train, line 4104 bus  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Munich (MUC) GVA - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Jenbach
  3. Take the train from Jenbach Zillertalbahn to Mayrhofen Im Zillertal
  4. Take the line 4104 bus from Mayrhofen Bahnhof to Vorderlanersbach Rastkogelbahn

Fly Geneva to Zurich, train  •  9h 29m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Innsbruck Hbf

175€ - 424€

Train to Lyon, fly to Munich, train  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Munich (MUC) LYS - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Jenbach

160€ - 403€

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The COVID-19 helpline number in Tuxer Alpen is 800 555 621.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen is to bus which costs SFr 45 - SFr 60 and takes 12h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen is to drive which costs SFr 75 - SFr 120 and takes 6h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen. However, there are services departing from Geneva and arriving at Vorderlanersbach Rastkogelbahn via Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof and Mayrhofen Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 8m.

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The distance between Geneva and Tuxer Alpen is 441 km. The road distance is 642.1 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen without a car is to train which takes 9h 52m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 320.

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It takes approximately 9h 52m to get from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen, including transfers.

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Geneva to Tuxer Alpen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Geneva station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen is to train which takes 9h 52m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 45 - SFr 60 and takes 12h 8m.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Innsbruck Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Geneva to Tuxer Alpen bus services, operated by VVT, arrive at Mayrhofen Bahnhof station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen.
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  • Distance: 440.6 km
  • Duration: 9h 52m

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Tuxer Alpen, Austria?

You can take a train from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen via Zuerich Hb, Jenbach Zillertalbahn, Mayrhofen Im Zillertal, and Mayrhofen Bahnhof in around 9h 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen via Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße, Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof, and Mayrhofen Bahnhof in around 12h 8m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 460€
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 420€
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Flights from Lyon to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 400€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 550€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Innsbruck via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 280€
Flights from Geneva to Innsbruck via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 260€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Innsbruck via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 430€
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 230€
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 260€
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Jenbach
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 150€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Jenbach
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 29€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 150€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Jenbach
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
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 Innsbruck Hbf to Jenbach
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Ost to Jenbach
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Zillertalbahn
Website
zillertalbahn.at
Train from Jenbach Zillertalbahn to Mayrhofen Im Zillertal
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Zillertalbahn
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Ost to Jenbach
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
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 Muenchen Ost to Jenbach
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
VVT
Phone
+43 512 56 16 16
Email
info@vvt.at
Website
vvt.at
Bus from Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof to Mayrhofen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Schedules at
vvt.at
Bus from Mayrhofen Bahnhof to Vorderlanersbach Rastkogelbahn
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
vvt.at
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Tuxer Alpen is 642 km. It takes approximately 6h 47m to drive from Geneva to Tuxer Alpen.

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Lufthansa, British Airways, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Innsbruck Airport.

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There are 1141+ hotels available in Tuxer Alpen. 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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