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Duration 42 min
Distance 64.6 km
Average price SFr 45
Frequency 5/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Geneva and Lausanne takes 42 min and the fastest train takes 36 min. The train runs at least 5 times per hour from Geneva 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

  1. Geneve
  2. Lausanne
49 min
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SFr 24 - SFr 45

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Geneve and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Lausanne is 51 km. The road distance is 64.6 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Geneva and Lausanne?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneve to Lausanne every 10 minutes. Tickets cost SFr 24 - SFr 45 and the journey takes 49 min. TGV inOui also services this route 5 times a day.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45

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 Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 35

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 28 - SFr 33
1st Class
SFr 21 - SFr 26

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