Trains Zurich to Geneva: Times, Prices and Tickets

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2 Days

From $ 38.77

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Zurich to Geneva?

On average, a train ticket from Zurich to Geneva will cost you $ 74.51. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $ 25.09. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Zurich to Geneva by train

Best price $ 28.89
Journey duration 3 h 11 min
Connections per day 6
First departure 05:50
Last departure 05:08
Distance 139.2 mi
Departure Zurich
Arrival Geneva
Carriers SBB, SNCF, Trenitalia,, Deutsche Bahn

Ticket price Zurich - Geneva every day

$ 71.37
In 2 days
$ 38.77
$ 34.90
In 3 days
$ 61.60
In 4 days
$ 62.23
In 5 days
$ 61.17
In 6 days
$ 59.47
$ 30.78

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 25.09
Maximum price
$ 97.71

Zurich - Geneva


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How long is the journey from Zurich to Geneva by train?

In order to get from Zurich to Geneva faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Zurich and Geneva will complete the journey in 2 h 43 min. On average, it will take you about 3 h 6 min to travel the 139.8 mi between Zurich and Geneva.

When do the first and last departures from Zurich to Geneva leave?

The first journey of the night departs from Zurich at 00:02. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 05:08. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Zurich and Geneva. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Zurich to Geneva?

In Zurich, departure stations include ZUERICH HB, ZUERICH FLUGHAFEN, Zürich Flughafen, Zürich Oerlikon, Zürich HB, Zürich and Zürich, Opernhaus. When you arrive in Geneva, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Geneve, Genève, Genève - Gare routière, Genève-Aéroport and Cointrin. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many daily journeys are there from Zurich to Geneva?

The route from Zurich to Geneva is served by providers including SBB, Trenitalia, and Deutsche Bahn. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 48 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Zurich 7 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Zurich to Geneva, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 2 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 5 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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