How to travel from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main

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from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main

You can get from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main on Jun 29 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:15PMGeneva6h12 12:27AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:15PMGeneva6h07 11:22PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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04:15PMGeneva5h53 10:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:15PMGeneva6h30 02:45AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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Travel Information to Frankfurt am Main from Geneva

distanceDistance294 miles (474 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $196 (€175) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, ITA or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 294 miles (474 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Frankfurt am Main from Geneva. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, ITA or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main.

How to get from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

Travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from Geneva restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Geneva?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 6/27/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Geneva, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Germany?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Geneva, Switzerland was last verified on 6/25/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Geneva from Frankfurt am Main.

There are 4 ways to travel to Frankfurt am Main from Geneva including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Frankfurt am Main from Geneva is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Frankfurt am Main:

Taking a ferry is about $44 (€39) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $44 (€39) for this trip.

A ferry is $196 (€175) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main costing on average $196 (€175).

Taking a ferry is about $78 (€70) less than taking a train, which costs on average $78 (€70) for this route.

The quickest way to travel from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 9 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a ferry requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Frankfurt am Main by train can take on average 5 h 39 min.

The distance is approximately 294 miles (474 km) from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main.

The average frequency per day from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Geneva and Frankfurt am Main as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main:

  • Buses from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main most often leave from Geneva, Eaux-Vives and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1).
  • Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main most often leave from Geneva International Airport and arrive in Frankfurt am Main Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Geneva at Genève and arrive in Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Frankfurt am Main by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Geneva to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for $44 (€39).
  • Travel with ITA for flights to Frankfurt am Main. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for ITA Geneva to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for $196 (€175).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Frankfurt am Main by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Geneva to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for $78 (€70).

Yes, there are direct routes from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 1 direct bus per day to take to Frankfurt am Main with.

Direct services to Frankfurt am Main tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Omio customers who travel from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Paris or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Frankfurt am Main and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $44 (€39) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $196 (€175) one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets are costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $78 (€70) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Geneva to Frankfurt am Main online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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