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Travel Information between Munich and Geneva

distanceDistance287 miles (463 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $103
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $36 (€30) • 6 h 23 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $103 (€85) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 287 miles (463 km) from Munich to Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Munich to Geneva.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Munich to Geneva

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Geneva, Switzerland from Munich, Germany currently allowed?

International travel from Munich, Germany to Geneva, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Geneva if traveling from Munich?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Geneva, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/13/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Munich to Geneva.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Munich, Germany from Geneva, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return to Munich, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Munich from Geneva restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Munich from Geneva?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Munich, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 1/16/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Munich from Geneva closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Geneva from Munich?

There are 3 ways to travel from Munich to Geneva including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Munich to Geneva?

The cheapest way to travel between Munich and Geneva is by taking a train with an average price of $36 (€30).

This is compared to other travel options to Geneva:

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Munich to Geneva costing on average $36 (€30).

Taking a train is about $67 (€55) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $103 (€85) for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Munich to Geneva?

The fastest way to get to Geneva from Munich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Geneva can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Geneva by bus can take on average 7 h 45 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 23 min.

How far is Geneva from Munich?

You should expect to travel around 287 miles (463 km) between Munich and Geneva.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Munich to Geneva?

The average frequency per day from Munich to Geneva is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Munich to Geneva as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Munich? Where do I arrive in Geneva?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Munich to Geneva:

  • Most travelers board their bus from München, ZOB and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
  • Most travelers who book a plane ticket from Munich to Geneva depart from Munich Airport to Geneva International Airport.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Munich to Geneva depart from München Hbf to Genève.

Which travel companies can take me from Munich to Geneva?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Geneva by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Munich to Geneva for $36 (€30).
  • Eurowings can take you to Geneva by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Eurowings from Munich to Geneva for $103 (€85).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Geneva by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Munich to Geneva tickets on Omio for $36 (€30).

Is it possible to travel directly between Munich and Geneva?

Yes, there are direct routes from Munich to Geneva with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 5 direct trains per day to Geneva with.

Direct services to Geneva 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 journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Munich to Geneva?

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

How early should I buy tickets to Geneva from Munich online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $36 (€30) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $103 (€85) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $36 (€30) one way.

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