Geneva to Salzburg train

Cheap train tickets from Geneva to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

£26

Average

£43

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.

Deutsche Bahn
07:42Geneva8h16 15:58Salzburg
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£261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:15Geneva8h43 17:58Salzburg
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£261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
19:50Geneva14h09 09:59Salzburg
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£261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:42Geneva8h16 16:58Salzburg
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£261One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
19:15Geneva14h27 09:42Salzburg
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£331One-way

Train schedule Geneva to Salzburg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 24 May
Deutsche Bahn
07:42Geneva8h16 15:58Salzburg
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Deutsche Bahn
08:42Geneva8h16 16:58Salzburg
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Deutsche Bahn
09:15Geneva8h43 17:58Salzburg
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
11:15Geneva10h21 21:36Salzburg
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
12:15Geneva10h21 22:36Salzburg
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ÖBB
13:42Geneva8h21 22:03Salzburg
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ÖBB
18:42Geneva14h20 09:02Salzburg
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
19:15Geneva14h27 09:42Salzburg
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Deutsche Bahn
19:50Geneva14h09 09:59Salzburg
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Fastest train times from Geneva to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

8 h 16 m

Average

10 h 48 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

552 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Geneva for Salzburg every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
07:42Geneva8h16 15:58Salzburg
0 changes
£261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:42Geneva8h16 16:58Salzburg
0 changes
£261One-way
ÖBB
13:42Geneva8h21 22:03Salzburg
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£351One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:15Geneva8h43 17:58Salzburg
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£261One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
12:15Geneva10h21 22:36Salzburg
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£981One-way

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Overview: Train from Geneva to Salzburg

distanceDistance342 miles (552 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price£69 (€78)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB

Trains from Geneva to Salzburg cover the 342 miles (552 km) long route taking on average 8 h 16 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £69, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £44. Travellers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB trains Geneva to Salzburg

Travel to Salzburg from Geneva from £44 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Geneva to Salzburg train.

Deutsche Bahn from Geneva to Salzburg train information:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 32 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Geneva and Salzburg by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

If you're looking for cheap ÖBB tickets from Geneva to Salzburg, check out Omio! With one-way Geneva to Salzburg train ticket prices starting as low as £44 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Salzburg from Geneva by showing you the latest ÖBB offers, train timetables and tickets for this 342 miles (552 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with ÖBB. If you search for ÖBB tickets between Geneva and Salzburg in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Geneva to Salzburg on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with ÖBB so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

  • Average Price: £44

Travel Tips: Trains from Geneva to Salzburg

Travel by train to Salzburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Geneva to Salzburg.
FAQs

Travel between Geneva, Switzerland and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Austria from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Geneva?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

All travellers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Geneva to Salzburg as this information can change.

The restriction level for your return train to Geneva, Switzerland from Salzburg is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Geneva from Salzburg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Salzburg?

Conditions of reentry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 09/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Geneva from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Salzburg from Geneva to cost as little as £44  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Geneva to Salzburg train prices are on average £69  one way.
The train distance from Geneva to Salzburg is around 342 miles (552 km).
On average the Geneva to Salzburg train time is 8 h 16 min  covering the 342 miles (552 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

There are a few train stations in Geneva to start your journey from including Genève and Geneva. In Salzburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Genève   and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Genève and need to travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Salzburg most often arrive at Salzburg Hbf and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the route from Geneva to Salzburg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Salzburg from Geneva on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Geneva to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Geneva to Salzburg, the first train leaves at 04: 42. If you prefer late night trains from Geneva to Salzburg, the last train of the day leaves at 21: 20. Omio shows you the latest train from Geneva to Salzburg timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Geneva to Salzburg is on average £69 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Geneva to Salzburg available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Genève is the most popular Geneva railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Geneva for your journey to Salzburg.

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