Cheap train tickets from Karlsruhe to Geneva

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Cheapest

$36

Average

$75

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Karlsruhe to Geneva will cost around $ 75 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 36.

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11:12PMKarlsruhe Hbf8h28 07:40AMGeneva
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$361One-way
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05:09AMKarlsruhe Hbf5h09 10:18AMGeneva
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$361One-way
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11:12PMKarlsruhe Hbf8h35 07:47AMGeneva
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$361One-way
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01:53PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h54 06:47PMGeneva
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$551One-way
08:00PMKarlsruhe Hbf5h40 01:40AMGeneva
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$571One-way

Train schedule from Karlsruhe to Geneva

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04:04AMKarlsruhe Hbf5h14 09:18AMGeneva
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05:09AMKarlsruhe Hbf5h09 10:18AMGeneva
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06:07AMKarlsruhe Hbf6h40 12:47PMGeneva
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06:58AMKarlsruhe Hbf4h49 11:47AMGeneva
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07:33AMKarlsruhe Hbf6h14 01:47PMGeneva
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08:00AMKarlsruhe Hbf4h47 12:47PMGeneva
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08:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf6h36 02:47PMGeneva
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09:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 01:47PMGeneva
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10:00AMKarlsruhe Hbf4h47 02:47PMGeneva
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11:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 03:47PMGeneva
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11:51AMKarlsruhe Hbf4h56 04:47PMGeneva
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12:00PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h47 04:47PMGeneva
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01:11PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 05:47PMGeneva
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01:53PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h54 06:47PMGeneva
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02:00PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h47 06:47PMGeneva
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02:39PMKarlsruhe Hbf6h08 08:47PMGeneva
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03:11PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 07:47PMGeneva
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04:00PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h47 08:47PMGeneva
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04:39PMKarlsruhe Hbf6h08 10:47PMGeneva
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05:11PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 09:47PMGeneva
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06:00PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h47 10:47PMGeneva
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06:39PMKarlsruhe Hbf7h01 01:40AMGeneva
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07:00PMKarlsruhe Hbf5h10 12:10AMGeneva
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07:07PMKarlsruhe Hbf7h17 02:24AMGeneva
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07:11PMKarlsruhe Hbf5h29 12:40AMGeneva
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08:00PMKarlsruhe Hbf5h40 01:40AMGeneva
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09:03PMKarlsruhe Hbf5h21 02:24AMGeneva
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10:00PMKarlsruhe Hbf9h01 07:01AMGeneva
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11:12PMKarlsruhe Hbf8h28 07:40AMGeneva
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11:12PMKarlsruhe Hbf8h35 07:47AMGeneva
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Fastest train times from Karlsruhe to Geneva

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Fastest Journey

4 h 36 m

Average

5 h 41 m

Trains per day

30

Distance

354 km

It's difficult to get from Karlsruhe to Geneva without transferring at least once.

Fastest
03:11PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 07:47PMGeneva
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$651One-way
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01:11PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 05:47PMGeneva
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$571One-way
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05:11PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 09:47PMGeneva
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$571One-way
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09:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 01:47PMGeneva
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$841One-way
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11:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf4h36 03:47PMGeneva
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$651One-way

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Train Information between Karlsruhe and Geneva

distanceDistance219 miles (353 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Karlsruhe to Geneva cover the 219 miles (353 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 47 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $36 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $36 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Genève.

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Deutsche Bahn Karlsruhe – Geneva

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Karlsruhe and Geneva from $36 (€30) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you between Karlsruhe and Geneva in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your journey between Karlsruhe and Geneva on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance from Karlsruhe to Geneva is 219 miles (353 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Karlsruhe and Geneva start at $36 (€30).

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

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Deutsche Bahn trains from Karlsruhe to Geneva

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Karlsruhe to Geneva. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Karlsruhe to Geneva and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Trains from Karlsruhe to Geneva
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Geneva from Karlsruhe?

Travel between Karlsruhe, Germany and Geneva, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Karlsruhe and Geneva as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from Switzerland by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Geneva to Karlsruhe is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Switzerland?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Karlsruhe, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 12/3/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Karlsruhe from Geneva here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Karlsruhe to Geneva?
Train tickets from Karlsruhe to Geneva for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $36 (€30)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Karlsruhe and Geneva on average?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $36 (€30)  for a train ticket from Karlsruhe to Geneva.
How many miles is it from Karlsruhe to Geneva by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Karlsruhe and Geneva by train to be approximately 219 miles (353 km).
How many hours is the train time from Karlsruhe to Geneva?
On average the Karlsruhe to Geneva train time is 4 h 47 min  covering the 219 miles (353 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Karlsruhe and arrival train station in Geneva?

There are a few train stations in Karlsruhe to start your route from including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. In Geneva you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Genève and Geneva.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf   and arrive in Genève.

Where is the departure train station in Karlsruhe located? Where is the arrival train station in Geneva located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 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.

What train companies offer a service from Karlsruhe to Geneva?
Take the Karlsruhe to Geneva train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Geneva from Karlsruhe as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there between Karlsruhe and Geneva a day?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Karlsruhe to Geneva. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Karlsruhe to Geneva? What time is the last train from Karlsruhe to Geneva?
You can take the earliest train from Karlsruhe to Geneva at 5: 58 AM   or take the last train from Karlsruhe to Geneva leaving at 5: 00 PM. Look for the latest Karlsruhe to Geneva train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I buy Karlsruhe to Geneva train tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Karlsruhe to Geneva is on average $36 (€30) 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 providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Karlsruhe and Geneva available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Karlsruhe
Geneva
Karlsruhe Hbf is the most popular Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe for your trip to Geneva.