There are 5 ways to get from Geneva to Winterthur by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Winterthur 1

$95 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Zurich Ouibus

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva, Genève Airport to Winterthur K388

$24 - $41

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Winterthur 187.7 miles

$35 - $60

Fly  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH

$64 - $173

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Winterthur is to bus which costs SFr 11 - SFr 18 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Winterthur is to fly which takes 2 h 24 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 180.

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The distance between Geneva and Winterthur is 244 km. The road distance is 300 km.

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The train from Genève to Winterthur takes 3 h 15 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Winterthur. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Bus station and arriving at Winterthur via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genève and arriving at Winterthur. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneva to Winterthur every 2 hours. Tickets cost $95 - $170 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Geneva to Winterthur hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 4 h 40 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 Winterthur
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva, Genève Airport to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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