Geneva to Vienna by train

  • First train
    05:42
  • Last train
    21:42
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    10hr 41m
  • Distance
    802 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    14hr 56m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Geneva to Vienna by train

Fast trains from Geneva to Vienna take around 10 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 802 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Geneva and Vienna.

1. Are there direct trains from Geneva to Vienna?

Journeys between Geneva and Vienna usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Geneva to Vienna every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Geneva to Vienna?

The Geneva to Vienna train travel time is normally about 10 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Geneva to Vienna train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Vienna is usually scheduled to depart Geneva around 05:42 and the last train is around 21:42. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Geneva to Vienna train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Geneva to Vienna by train.

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Which train companies operate between Geneva and Vienna?

More than one train company operates on the route from Geneva to Vienna, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CityNightLine
  • EuroNight
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Night train
  • Nightjet
  • Railjet
  • Railjet xpress
  • Regional Train

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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