The cheapest trains from Vienna to Geneva

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Cheapest

£121

Average

£167

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 Vienna to Geneva will cost around £ 167 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 121.

Cheapest
18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)15h17 09:47Geneva
4 changes
£1211One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h17 21:47Geneva
2 changes
£1411One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h17 19:47Geneva
2 changes
£1411One-way
14:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h58 02:28Geneva
3 changes
£2121One-way
12:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h40 00:10Geneva
4 changes
£2221One-way

Timetable Vienna to Geneva

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 29 Oct
08:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h17 19:47Geneva
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10:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h17 21:47Geneva
0 changes
12:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h40 00:10Geneva
0 changes
14:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h58 02:28Geneva
0 changes
18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)15h17 09:47Geneva
0 changes

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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
29 Oct
£106Deutsche Bahn
£71Flixbus
£295Swiss
Sat
30 Oct
£42Deutsche Bahn
£51Union Ivkoni International
£248Austrian Airlines
Sun
31 Oct
£88Deutsche Bahn
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£371Luxair
Mon
1 Nov
£80ÖBB
£75Flixbus
£165Air France
Wed
3 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
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£120Eurowings
Thu
4 Nov
£44Deutsche Bahn
£42Flixbus
£155Austrian Airlines
Fri
5 Nov
£62Deutsche Bahn
£42Flixbus
£120Eurowings
Sat
6 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
£44Flixbus
£124Austrian Airlines
Sun
7 Nov
£62Deutsche Bahn
£40Union Ivkoni International
£197Lufthansa
Mon
8 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
£50Flixbus
£155Austrian Airlines
Wed
10 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
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£93Austrian Airlines
Thu
11 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
£58STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Fri
12 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
£42Flixbus
£120Eurowings
Sat
13 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
£42Flixbus
£124Austrian Airlines
Sun
14 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
£40Union Ivkoni International
£159Lufthansa
Mon
15 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
£45Flixbus
£124Austrian Airlines
Wed
17 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
Find prices
£81Austrian Airlines

The fastest trains from Vienna to Geneva

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Fastest Journey

11 h 17 m

Average

12 h 17 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

803 km

It's difficult to get from Vienna to Geneva without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
10:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h17 21:47Geneva
2 changes
£1411One-way
Fastest
08:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h17 19:47Geneva
2 changes
£1411One-way
2nd Fastest
12:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h40 00:10Geneva
4 changes
£2221One-way
14:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h58 02:28Geneva
3 changes
£2121One-way
18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)15h17 09:47Geneva
4 changes
£1211One-way

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Train Information between Vienna and Geneva

distanceDistance498 miles (803 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price£87 (€98)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB | InterCity

Trains from Vienna to Geneva cover the 498 miles (803 km) long route taking on average 10 h 48 min with our travel partners like ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB | InterCity. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £42, but the average price of train tickets is £87. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Genève.

Train companies

ÖBB Vienna – Geneva

For as little as £42 you can travel by train from Vienna to Geneva with ÖBB. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

ÖBB

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

Find the perfect ÖBB train from Vienna to Geneva for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest ÖBB train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Vienna and Geneva. You can also check relevant travel information for the ÖBB train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap ÖBB train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 498 miles (803 km) on this trip and your ÖBB Vienna to Geneva train ticket can cost as little as £80 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for ÖBB tickets from Vienna to Geneva in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official ÖBB train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

    When you buy your ÖBB train tickets between Vienna and Geneva don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • ÖBB has granted goodwill arrangements for tickets bought until March 15, 2020.
      • National ÖBB: Tickets valid until June 1, 2020, can be refunded as a voucher
      • International ÖBB: Ticket refunds depend on the current entry regulations set by the government of the destination country
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Vienna to Geneva
    Travel by train to Geneva 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 Vienna to Geneva.
    FAQs
    Is cross-border travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Geneva, Switzerland allowed?

    Travel between Vienna, Austria and Geneva, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

    What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Austria?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Vienna?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Health declaration required
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

    When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 23/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Geneva from Vienna before travelling.

    Are there restrictions on returning to Austria from Switzerland by train?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Geneva to Vienna is: Partially open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Austria from Switzerland?

    Reentry to Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

    What are the entry requirements?

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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

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

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

    Last verified on 27/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Geneva to Vienna train here.

    What is the cost of cheap trains to Geneva from Vienna?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Vienna and Geneva for as little as £42  in the next 7 days.
    What is the average cost of a train from Vienna to Geneva?
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Geneva from Vienna is £87  one way.
    How many miles is it from Vienna to Geneva by train?
    You should expect to travel around 498 miles (803 km)  from Vienna to Geneva by train.
    How long is the train journey to Geneva from Vienna?
    The train time to Geneva from Vienna is on average 10 h 48 min  for the 498 miles (803 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Vienna to Geneva by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
    When travelling by train from Vienna to Geneva, which train station in Vienna do I depart from and which train station in Geneva do I arrive in?

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arrive in Genève.

    Where is the train station in Vienna? Where is the train station in Geneva?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Genève, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

    What train companies go from Vienna to Geneva?
    For the journey from Vienna to Geneva you can take a train with ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB | InterCity. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Geneva from Vienna on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    How many trains per day are there between Vienna and Geneva?
    On average, there are 7 trains a day from Vienna to Geneva. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    What time is the earliest train from Vienna to Geneva? What time is the last train from Vienna to Geneva?
    The earliest train departing from Vienna to Geneva leaves at 06: 30. The last train departing from Vienna to Geneva leaves at 17: 55. You can find the latest Vienna to Geneva train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    How far in advance should I book train tickets between Vienna and Geneva for the best deals?
    If you book a train ticket between Vienna and Geneva within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £87 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Geneva from Vienna are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Vienna
    Geneva
    The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your trip between Vienna and Geneva.