Duration 6h 18m
Distance 357.6 km
Average price SFr 239
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chiasso and Lausanne takes 6h 18m and the fastest train takes 5h 8m. The train service runs several times per day from Chiasso to Lausanne. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Zürich

  1. Chiasso
  2. Zürich HB
  3. Lausanne
5h 23m
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SFr 138 - SFr 249

Chiasso to Lausanne train times

Trains run every two hours between Chiasso and Lausanne. The earliest departure is at 14:03 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Chiasso is at 20:03 which arrives into Lausanne at 07:40. All services require a transfer at Zürich HB and take an average of 6h 18m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Chiasso to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Chiasso and arriving at Lausanne via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 23m.

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The distance between Chiasso and Lausanne is 199 km. The road distance is 357.6 km.

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Chiasso to Lausanne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Chiasso station.

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Chiasso to Lausanne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lausanne station.

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What companies run services between Chiasso and Lausanne?

You can take a train from Chiasso to Lausanne via Zuerich Hb and Zürich HB in around 5h 23m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 120

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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