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Train Information between Florence and Geneva

distanceDistance300 miles (484 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$120 (€100)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa or Trenitalia

Trains from Florence to Geneva cover the 300 miles (484 km) long route taking on average 9 h 4 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $86 (€72), but the average price of train tickets is $120 (€100). Travelers depart most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Genève.

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Florence to Geneva with Frecciarossa and Trenitalia

Find the best trains between Florence and Geneva with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa and Trenitalia from $86 (€72). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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Frecciarossa

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with Trenitalia between Florence and Geneva for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Trenitalia train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Florence to Geneva train with Trenitalia (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Florence - Geneva journey and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Florence to Geneva by train is 300 miles (484 km). You can book tickets for this Trenitalia train for as low as $86 (€72) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Trenitalia tickets between Florence and Geneva in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect Trenitalia Florence - Geneva train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

When purchasing your Trenitalia train tickets from Florence to Geneva, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Trains from Florence to Geneva

Travelers planning a scenic trip through the Alps from Italy to Switzerland can take daily trains from Florence to Geneva with one change of trains en route. Departures north to Geneva via Milan use high-speed services, taking around six hours and 30 minutes. Departure times include options ranging from the early morning to late afternoon. Additional connections to the Swiss city are available with two or more changes required en route.

Which train companies travel from Florence to Geneva?

The Italian state rail operator Trenitalia provides indirect connections to Geneva from Florence Santa Maria Novella and Florence Rifredi stations. Routes involve Frecciarossa high-speed departures from Florence, connecting with Eurocity express trains from Milan, or slower Intercity and Eurocity connections with a change at Padua.

How long is the train from Florence to Geneva?

Some Trenitalia high-speed connections via Milan are the fastest option on this route, taking six hours and 21 minutes to cover the 360-mile trip through the Alps to Geneva. The slower connection via Padua takes nine hours and 45 minutes.

How many trains are there from Florence to Geneva?

Trenitalia weekday schedules offer five daily indirect connections from Florence to Geneva with one change en route. These include four departures from Florence Santa Maria Novella and one from Florence Rifredi. Departure times include two morning connections and three afternoon services. Sunday schedules have four indirect connections, with no early morning departure. Additionally, there are several daily routes to Geneva requiring two or more changes, including an overnight connection via Bologna and Milan.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Florence to Geneva?

Departure train station: Florence Santa Maria Novella Station is a striking modernist building in the center of Florence, with numerous connections on city buses stopping on streets close to the entrance. The compact Florence Rifredi station is north of the center, with regular bus connections to the downtown area. Santa Maria Novella has cafes, restaurants, gift stores, and baggage storage facilities, while Rifredi offers fewer amenities but has a cafe-bar and taxi stand.

Arrival train station: Geneva Cornavin Station is north-west of the city center with short connections downtown available on numerous city bus and tram routes from the station. Passenger facilities include a grocery store, shopping mall, fast food outlets, baggage storage lockers, a flower market, and taxi stands.

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What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Florence to Geneva?

Travel by train between Florence, Italy and Geneva, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Geneva from Florence restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Florence?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Florence to Geneva closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Italy from Geneva, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Florence from Geneva?

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Florence, Italy?

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

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

Last checked on 12/4/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Florence from Geneva.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Florence to Geneva?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Florence to Geneva to cost as little as $86 (€72)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train to Geneva from Florence?
The train price from Florence to Geneva is on average $120 (€100)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from Florence to Geneva by train?
The train distance from Florence to Geneva is around 300 miles (484 km).
How many hours is the train time from Florence to Geneva?
On average the Florence to Geneva train time is 9 h 4 min  covering the 300 miles (484 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Florence and arrival train station in Geneva?

When taking a train from Florence, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte. When you arrive in Geneva, your train can arrive in train stations including Genève and Geneva.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Firenze Santa Maria Novella   to Genève.

Where is the Florence train station located? Where is the Geneva train station located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Geneva most often arrive at Genève and need to travel around 0.6 miles (950 m) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from Florence to Geneva?
If you're looking for trains from Florence to Geneva, you can rely on Frecciarossa or Trenitalia to get you to Geneva. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Florence to Geneva journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there between Florence and Geneva a day?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Florence to Geneva. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Florence to Geneva? When does the last train depart from Florence to Geneva?
The earliest train for this route departs from Florence at 7: 17 AM. The last train leaves from Florence at 12: 33 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Florence to Geneva and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Florence to Geneva to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Florence to Geneva is on average $120 (€100) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Florence and Geneva available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Florence
Geneva
Firenze Santa Maria Novella is the most popular Florence railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Florence for your trip to Geneva.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 0552352595
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Tram lines: T1, T2
Bus lines: 6, 11, 12, 13, 17, 23, 36, 37, C4
Train lines: FR, FA, Italo
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 15 - 20: 45
Public transit options for Firenze Campo di Marte
Bus lines: 12, 13, 33
Train lines: FA, IC, ICN, R