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from Geneva to Vienna

You can get from Geneva to Vienna by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Geneva to Vienna on 6 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:15Geneva11h25 19:40Vienna Central Station
2 changes
£1081One-way
Cheapest
08:15Geneva11h25 19:40Vienna Central Station
2 changes
£1081One-way
Other options
10:15Geneva11h25 21:40Vienna Central Station
2 changes
£1081One-way
09:50Geneva International Airport1h40 11:30Vienna International Airport
0 changes
£1991One-way
19:55Geneva International Airport1h35 21:30Vienna International Airport
0 changes
£2031One-way

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Thu
5 Aug
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£63Flixbus
£171Air France
Fri
6 Aug
£108Deutsche Bahn
£63Flixbus
£194Air France
Sat
7 Aug
£81Deutsche Bahn
£54Flixbus
£123Austrian Airlines
Sun
8 Aug
£90ÖBB
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£150Austrian Airlines
Mon
9 Aug
£72ÖBB
£50Flixbus
£123Austrian Airlines
Tue
10 Aug
£72ÖBB
£41Flixbus
£150Austrian Airlines
Wed
11 Aug
£63Deutsche Bahn
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£119Swiss
Thu
12 Aug
£72Deutsche Bahn
£49Flixbus
£119Swiss
Fri
13 Aug
£81Deutsche Bahn
£75Flixbus
£110Swiss
Sat
14 Aug
£81ÖBB
£64Flixbus
£123Austrian Airlines
Sun
15 Aug
£72Deutsche Bahn
£50Flixbus
£150Austrian Airlines
Mon
16 Aug
£63Deutsche Bahn
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£105Vueling
Tue
17 Aug
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£43Flixbus
£68Austrian Airlines
Wed
18 Aug
£42Deutsche Bahn
£51Flixbus
£72Vueling
Thu
19 Aug
£54Deutsche Bahn
£54Flixbus
£101Austrian Airlines
Fri
20 Aug
£54Deutsche Bahn
£59Flixbus
£93Swiss
Sat
21 Aug
£45Deutsche Bahn
£50Flixbus
£101Austrian Airlines
Sun
22 Aug
£81ÖBB
£54Flixbus
£101Austrian Airlines
Mon
23 Aug
Find prices
£41Flixbus
£78Austrian Airlines
Tue
24 Aug
£42Deutsche Bahn
£47Flixbus
£110Swiss
Wed
25 Aug
£42Deutsche Bahn
£46Flixbus
£100Vueling

Travel Information to Vienna from Geneva

distanceDistance498 miles (803 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£56 - £82
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £56 • 22 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £82 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAustrian Airlines or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 498 miles (803 km) to Vienna from Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £56. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Austrian Airlines or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Geneva to Vienna.

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FAQs
Does Austria have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling between Geneva and Vienna?

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

Can travellers from Switzerland enter Austria?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Vienna from Geneva?

Conditions of entry into Austria:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Vienna, Austria?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Austria has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 04/08/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Vienna from Geneva.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Geneva, Switzerland from Vienna, Austria?

The restriction level for your return to Geneva, Switzerland from Austria is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Geneva from Vienna restricted?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Geneva from Vienna?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 29/07/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Geneva from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Geneva to Vienna?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Geneva and Vienna. You can take a flight or coach.

How far is Vienna from Geneva?

You should expect to travel around 498 miles (803 km) from Geneva to Vienna.

When going from Geneva to Vienna, where do I depart from Geneva and where do I arrive in Vienna?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Geneva to Vienna:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Geneva International Airport and arrive in Vienna International Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Geneva, Eaux-Vives to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
Which travel operators can get me from Geneva to Vienna?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Geneva to Vienna, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Austrian Airlines can take you to Vienna by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Austrian Airlines from Geneva to Vienna for £82.
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Vienna by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Geneva to Vienna tickets on Omio for £56.
Is it possible to travel directly to Vienna from Geneva?

Yes, there are direct services available from Geneva to Vienna with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct flights with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Vienna as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Geneva to Vienna.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Vienna from Geneva ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Geneva to Vienna often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Prague, Budapest or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Geneva and Vienna itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Vienna and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Vienna from Geneva online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Vienna from Geneva, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £82 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing £56 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Vienna from Geneva online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

How do I get from Geneva to Vienna the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Geneva to Vienna is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £56 compared to other travel options to Vienna:

A coach is generally £27 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £82 from Geneva to Vienna.

What is the quickest way from Geneva to Vienna?

The fastest way to get to Vienna from Geneva is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Vienna that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 22 h 10 min   of travel time.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Geneva
Vienna
Geneve, Cornavin
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