Cologne to Geneva by train
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Travelling from Cologne to Geneva by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Geneva take around 6 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 530 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Geneva.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Geneva?
Journeys between Cologne and Geneva usually involve 2 changes of train.
We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Cologne to Geneva 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 29 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Geneva?
The Cologne to Geneva train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Geneva train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Geneva is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 04:08 and the last train is around 00:02.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 04:10, and the last at 00:00.
What's the Cologne to Geneva train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Geneva are $46.47.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $46 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $80. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Cologne to Geneva 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 Cologne to Geneva by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Geneva?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Geneva, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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