There are 5 ways to get from Vienna to Geneva by train, bus, night train 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  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...

$210 - $362

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CH  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Geneva

$75 - $110

3 alternative options

Bus Vito Reisen & Transporte AG  •  16 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna - Erdberg to Lausanne
  2. Take the bus from Lausanne to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus / ...

Night train, train  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB En / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...

$218 - $378

Drive  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Geneva 628.2 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Geneva is to bus which costs 65€ - 90€ and takes 15 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Geneva is to drive which takes 9 h 51 min and costs 110€ - 170€.

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The distance between Vienna and Geneva is 803 km. The road distance is 1005 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h to get from Vienna to Geneva, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wien and arriving at Geneva. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Genève via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Vienna to Geneva via Zürich HB in around 11 h. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Vienna to Geneva 6 times a week. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 15 h 30 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Wien to Geneva
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch
Vito Reisen & Transporte AG
Phone
+41 52 624 40 00
Website
vito-reisen.ch
Bus from Vienna - Erdberg to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
13 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
vito-reisen.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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