The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva will cost around £ 89 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 26.
5 h 41 m
7 h 21 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva without changing at least once.
|Distance||294 miles (474 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 57 min|
|Average train ticket price||£31 (€36)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva cover the 294 miles (474 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 57 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £31, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Genève.
Travel between Frankfurt am Main and Geneva from £26 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.
Travel 294 miles (474 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Frankfurt am Main and Geneva. Check the DB train timetable for your trip between Frankfurt am Main and Geneva on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva you can pay as low as £26.
Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Deutsche Bahn runs several trains a day connecting Frankfurt with the Swiss city of Geneva. Trains run throughout the day, with a gap between 9:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. The fastest trains take just under six hours to complete the journey, but some trains (including the overnight service) can take up to 11 hours to reach Geneva. All trains require a transfer at Mannheim, Basel, Delemont, Lausanne, Bern, or Olten, and the number of transfers range from one to four. There are two departure stations: Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof (the city's central station) and Frankfurt Sud, located on the southern bank of the river Main. The arrival station is Geneva Cornavin, situated right in the downtown area.
Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Geneva, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Frankfurt am Main to Geneva as this information can change.
Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 22/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Frankfurt am Main from Geneva.
Some of the Frankfurt am Main train stations to Geneva you can start your journey from include Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Geneva include Genève and Geneva.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arriving in Genève.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, is located 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city centre of Frankfurt am Main.
The most popular arrival train station, Genève, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Geneva.
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