There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Geneva by train, bus or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Geneva is to bus which costs SFr 10 - SFr 15 and takes 4 h 40 min.
The quickest way to get from Zürich to Geneva is to train which costs SFr 85 - SFr 150 and takes 2 h 46 min.
The distance between Zürich and Geneva is 224 km. The road distance is 279.8 km.
The train from Zürich HB to Genève takes 2 h 46 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Geneva - Bus station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 40 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Genève. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 46 min.
What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Geneva, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Geneva hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Zürich to Geneva hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min.
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