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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 18 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:42Geneva10h48 18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£961One-way
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12:45Geneve, Place Dorcière16h45 05:30Vienna
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£541One-way
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05:42Geneva10h48 16:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£871One-way
11:42Geneva10h48 22:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 changes
£961One-way
13:42Geneva10h51 00:33Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£961One-way

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Tue
18 Jan
£70ÖBB
£49Union Ivkoni International
£165Air France
Wed
19 Jan
£78ÖBB
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Thu
20 Jan
£70Deutsche Bahn
£56Flixbus
£199Air France
Fri
21 Jan
£70ÖBB
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Sat
22 Jan
£50Deutsche Bahn
£48Union Ivkoni International
£64Vueling
Sun
23 Jan
£70ÖBB
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Mon
24 Jan
£70ÖBB
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Tue
25 Jan
£70ÖBB
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Wed
26 Jan
£70ÖBB
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Thu
27 Jan
£41Deutsche Bahn
£56Flixbus
£165Air France
Fri
28 Jan
£52Deutsche Bahn
£49Flixbus
£105Swiss
Sat
29 Jan
£41Deutsche Bahn
£48Union Ivkoni International
£53Vueling
Sun
30 Jan
£70ÖBB
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Mon
31 Jan
£41Deutsche Bahn
£39Flixbus
£57Vueling
Tue
1 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn
£40Union Ivkoni International
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Wed
2 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn
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£95Swiss
Thu
3 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
4 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn
£49Flixbus
£114Swiss
Sat
5 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£90Austrian Airlines
Sun
6 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn
£49Flixbus
£87Austrian Airlines

Travel Information to Vienna from Geneva

distanceDistance498 miles (803 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£41 - £80
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £41 • 10 h 48 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £80 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 498 miles (803 km) by coach, flight or train to Vienna from Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £41. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Geneva to Vienna.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Geneva to Vienna

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Vienna, Austria from Geneva, Switzerland?

International travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria if coming from Switzerland?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Vienna if travelling from Geneva?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

What measures do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Austria must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 16/01/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey 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?

Return travel to Geneva, Switzerland from Austria is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Austria?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Austria?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Geneva, Switzerland was last verified on 13/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Geneva from Vienna.

How do you get from Geneva to Vienna?

There are 3 ways to get from Geneva to Vienna: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Vienna from Geneva?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Geneva to Vienna. Tickets for a train cost on average £41.

This is compared to other travel options to Vienna:

A train is about £14 less than a coach, which costs on average £55 for this trip.

A train is £39 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Geneva to Vienna costing on average £80.

What is the fastest way to Vienna from Geneva?

The quickest way to travel between Geneva and Vienna is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 16 h 45 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Vienna by train can take on average 10 h 48 min.

How many miles are between Geneva and Vienna

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

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Geneva to Vienna?

The average frequency per day from Geneva to Vienna is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Geneva to Vienna as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Geneva to Vienna?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Geneva to Vienna depart from Geneva, Eaux-Vives to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Most travellers board their plane from Geneva International Airport and arrive in Vienna International Airport.
  • Most travellers board their train from Genève and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Who can get me from Geneva to Vienna?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Geneva to Vienna:

  • You can take a coach from Geneva to Vienna with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £55 with Flixbus from Geneva to Vienna.
  • You can take a flight from Geneva to Vienna with Austrian Airlines. Cheap tickets can be found for £80 with Austrian Airlines from Geneva to Vienna.
  • You can take a train from Geneva to Vienna with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for £41 with Deutsche Bahn from Geneva to Vienna.

Where should I go next after I travel between Geneva and Vienna?

Your journey from Geneva to Vienna doesn't have to end in Vienna. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Prague, Budapest or Munich. If you’d like to add Prague, Budapest or Munich to your Geneva to Vienna trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Vienna today!

How early should I buy Geneva to Vienna tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Geneva to Vienna, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £55 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £80 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £41 one way.

But we recommend booking Geneva to Vienna tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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