Duration 4h 19m
Distance 279.8 km
Average price SFr 30
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average bus between Zürich and Geneva takes 4h 19m and the fastest bus takes 4h 15m. The bus runs, on average, 5 times per week from Zürich to Geneva. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Zurich
  2. Geneva
4h 5m
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SFr 17 - SFr 80

Zürich to Geneva bus times

Buses run five times a week between Zürich and Geneva. The service departs Zürich at 07:15 in the morning, which arrives into Geneva at 11:30. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 4h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Zürich to Geneva? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Geneva. Services depart three times a day, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4h 5m.

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The distance between Zürich and Geneva is 224 km. The road distance is 279.8 km.

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Zürich to Geneva bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.

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Zürich to Geneva bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Geneva station.

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What companies run services between Zürich and Geneva?

FlixBus operates a bus from Zurich to Geneva 4 times a day. Tickets cost SFr 17 - SFr 21 and the journey takes 4h 5m. Three other operators also service this route.
Bus operators
FlixBus
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 21

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Website
Eurolines FR
Iberocoach
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 80
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Zürich to Genève
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 80
Website
iberocoach.com
ALSA
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 35

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Zürich to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 35
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines CH
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 35
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 35
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eurolines.ch

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