There are 4 ways to get from Schaffhausen to Geneva by train, bus or car

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  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...

$96 - $177

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Annemasse

$52 - $77

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf to Zurich 124
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Schaffhausen to Geneva 203.7 miles

$40 - $65

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

You can take a train from Schaffhausen to Geneva via Zürich HB in around 3 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Schaffhausen to Geneva via Neuhausen, Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf, and Zurich in around 7 h 5 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
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
$75 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Schaffhausen and Geneva is 252 km. The road distance is 326 km.

The cheapest way to get from Schaffhausen to Geneva is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 65 and takes 3 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Schaffhausen to Geneva is to drive which takes 3 h 18 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 65.

No, there is no direct train from Schaffhausen to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Schaffhausen and arriving at Genève via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Schaffhausen to Geneva, including transfers.