Zurich to Geneva by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Zurich to Geneva by train
Fast trains from Zurich to Geneva take around 2 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 224 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Geneva.
1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Geneva?
Direct trains from Zurich to Geneva have been found.
We usually find around 30 direct trains on the route from Zurich to Geneva every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 31 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Geneva?
The Zurich to Geneva train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Zurich to Geneva train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Geneva is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 05:19 and the last train is around 20:32.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Zurich to Geneva train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Zurich to Geneva are $79.85.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $82 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $79. 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 Zurich to Geneva train tickets?
Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days 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 Zurich to Geneva by train.
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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Geneva?
More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Geneva, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Inter City
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Geneva to Zurich by train