How to travel from Nuremberg to Geneva

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Travel Information from Nuremberg to Geneva

distanceDistance319 miles (514 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $187
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $33 (€30) • 7 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $187 (€167) • 3 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Air France or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 319 miles (514 km) by bus, flight or train from Nuremberg to Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Air France or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Nuremberg to Geneva.

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Travel between Nuremberg, Germany and Geneva, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Geneva from Nuremberg?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Geneva, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 5/23/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Nuremberg and Geneva.

The current restriction level for returning to Nuremberg, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Nuremberg, Germany from Geneva, Switzerland?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Nuremberg from Geneva?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

Which rules do I need to follow in Nuremberg, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/26/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Nuremberg from Geneva here.

You can travel between Nuremberg and Geneva 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Geneva from Nuremberg is by taking a train, which costs on average $33 (€30).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Geneva:

A train is $22 (€20) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Nuremberg to Geneva costing on average $56 (€50).

Taking a train is usually $153 (€137) less than taking a flight to Geneva, which costs on average $187 (€167) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Geneva from Nuremberg is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Geneva can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 13 h 5 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 50 min.

Geneva is approximately 319 miles (514 km) away from Nuremberg.

The average frequency per day from Nuremberg to Geneva is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Nuremberg to Geneva:

  • Buses mostly depart from Nuremberg, Opernhaus and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
  • Flights most often depart from Nuremberg at Nuremberg Albrecht Dürer Airport and arrive in Geneva at Geneva International Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Nürnberg Hbf and arrive in Genève.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Geneva by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Nuremberg to Geneva tickets on Omio for $56 (€50).
  • Travel with Air France for flights to Geneva. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Air France Nuremberg to Geneva tickets on Omio for $187 (€167).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Geneva by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Nuremberg to Geneva for $33 (€30) on Omio.
Looking to extend your trip from Nuremberg to Geneva? Many Omio customers who go from Nuremberg to Geneva usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Lyon. If you're looking to explore Paris, Milan or Lyon from Geneva, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $56 (€50) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $187 (€167) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $33 (€30) one way on average.

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

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