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

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Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Geneva (GVA) PRG - GVA

$67 - $261

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Bus Tour Bus  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Geneva 000259 / ...

$45 - $120

4 alternative options

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Olten to Genève 5 / ...

$227 - $412

Train EuroNight  •  17 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Zürich HB En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...

$85 - $160

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Annecy Gare Routière

$55 - $94

Drive  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Geneva 601.7 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Geneva is to bus which costs 1 100 Kč - 2 100 Kč and takes 19 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Geneva is to fly which costs 1 400 Kč - 6 000 Kč and takes 4 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague and arriving at Geneva. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) and arriving at Genève via Nürnberg Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Basel SBB and Olten. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 58 min.

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The distance between Prague and Geneva is 750 km. The road distance is 962.7 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Geneva without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 39 min and costs 1 000 Kč - 2 600 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Prague to Geneva, including transfers.

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Prague to Geneva bus services, operated by Tour Bus, depart from Prague station.

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Prague to Geneva train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Geneva is to fly which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 1 400 Kč - 6 000 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1 000 Kč - 2 600 Kč and takes 12 h 39 min, you could also train, which costs 4 900 Kč - 9 000 Kč and takes 12 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Prague to Geneva bus services, operated by Tour Bus, arrive at Geneva station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 468.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Geneva, Switzerland?

Swiss, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Prague to Geneva hourly. Alternatively, Tour Bus operates a bus from Prague to Geneva 3 times a week. Tickets cost $70 - $120 and the journey takes 12 h 39 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
bahn.de
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Olten to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
14 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to Geneva
Ave. Duration
12 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Genève Gare Routiere Place Dorcière
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Annecy Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Schedules at
elines.cz

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