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Train Information to Geneva from Mainz

distanceDistance278 miles (449 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Mainz to Geneva cover the 278 miles (449 km) long journey with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Mainz Hbf and arrive in Genève.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German train travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn train schedules and cheap tickets for the 278 miles (449 km) journey between Mainz and Geneva with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey from Mainz to Geneva if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable train tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day, DB offers a range of train types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) trains, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These different types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each train, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Mainz to Geneva:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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Trains from Mainz to Geneva
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Mainz, Germany and Geneva, Switzerland allowed?

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

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Mainz?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/13/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Geneva from Mainz before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Geneva, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Geneva to Mainz 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
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Mainz, 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 9/17/21. 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 Mainz from Geneva here.

What is the distance to Geneva from Mainz by train?
The distance to Geneva from Mainz by train is approximately 278 miles (449 km).
What station does the train from Mainz to Geneva depart from? Which Geneva train station do I come into from Mainz?

When taking the train to Geneva from Mainz, you can choose to depart from train stations like Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Mombach. Your journey can end in train stations such as Genève and Geneva.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Mainz Hbf   and arrive in Genève.

Where is the train station in Mainz? Where is the train station in Geneva?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Mainz Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Mainz.

The most popular arrival train station, Genève, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Geneva.

Which train companies should I travel with from Mainz to Geneva?
For the best Mainz to Geneva train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Mainz and Geneva to compare what amenities they may offer.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Mainz
Geneva
Mainz Hbf
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Refreshments
Mainz KD
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Mainz Nord
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Mainz Römisches Theater
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Mainz-Kastel
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Waggonfabrik
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