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Berlin to Geneva by train

It takes an average of 11h 42m to travel from Berlin to Geneva by train, over a distance of around 544 miles (875 km). There are normally 20 trains per day travelling from Berlin to Geneva and tickets for this journey start from $33.15 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 9h 46m
PriceFrom $33.15
Distance544 miles (875 km)
Frequency20 trains per day
First train00:20
Last train21:28
Departure stationBerlin
Arrival stationGeneva
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsBlaBlaCar Bus

Berlin to Geneva train times

Check out the next trains departing from Berlin to Geneva for Tuesday Sep 28th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
07:30 17:47 10h 17m, 2 changes
08:46 18:47 10h 1m, 3 changes
09:30 19:47 10h 17m, 1 change
10:46 20:54 10h 8m, 4 changes
11:30 21:54 10h 24m, 2 changes
12:28 23:17 10h 49m, 4 changes
12:37 23:17 10h 40m, 5 changes
12:46 23:45 10h 59m, 4 changes
13:30 00:34 11h 4m, 3 changes
15:30 06:01 14h 31m, 3 changes

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Geneva

The price of train tickets from Berlin to Geneva starts at $33.15 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Berlin to Geneva by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Berlin to Geneva

Want to know more about your journey from Berlin to Geneva? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Berlin to Geneva take?

The average journey time by train between Berlin and Geneva is 11 hours and 42 minutes, with around 20 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Berlin and Geneva by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Berlin to Geneva is 9 hours and 46 minutes.

How much does the train from Berlin to Geneva cost?

Train tickets from Berlin to Geneva can start from as little as $33.15 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Berlin to Geneva?

No, there are no direct train services from Berlin to Geneva. Travelling from Berlin to Geneva by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Berlin to Geneva leave?

The first train from Berlin to Geneva leaves at 00:20. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Berlin to Geneva leave?

The last train from Berlin to Geneva leaves at 21:28. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Berlin and Geneva by train?

Trains travelling from Berlin to Geneva cover a distance of around 544 miles (875 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Geneva to Berlin.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Berlin to Geneva for a typical week day using timetable data for 09/28/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 09/18/2021 for travel on 09/18/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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