There are 6 ways to get from Kaiserslautern to Geneva by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Olten to Genève 5 / ...

$136 - $268

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern to Karlsruhe N236
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Geneva 122 / ...

$22 - $57

4 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the night bus from Karlsruhe to Strasbourg
  3. Take the bus from Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere Rj

$25 - $35

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Kaiserslautern to Geneva 354.1 miles

$70 - $110

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA

$119 - $331

Train, bus to Luxembourg, fly  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Geneva (GVA) LUX - GVA

$111 - $305

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Geneva is to bus and night bus which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 10 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Geneva is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 300€ and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Kaiserslautern and Geneva is 380 km. The road distance is 566.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Kaiserslautern to Geneva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kaiserslautern to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring and arriving at Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere via Karlsruhe and Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kaiserslautern to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern Hbf and arriving at Genève via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB and Olten. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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There are 400+ hotels available in Geneva. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kaiserslautern to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 237.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Kaiserslautern, Germany and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Kaiserslautern to Geneva via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, and Olten in around 6 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kaiserslautern to Geneva via Karlsruhe in around 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Turancar
Website
turancar.sk
Bus from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
turancar.sk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Karlsruhe to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kaiserslautern to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Geneva
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
cfl.lu
Mobiliteit
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mobiliteit.lu

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