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Duration 5h 53m
Distance 524.1 km
Average price 180€
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lausanne and Frankfurt am Main takes 5h 53m and the fastest train takes 5h 8m. There is a train service every few hours from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main. 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 Basel

  1. Lausanne
  2. Bern
  3. Basel Sbb
  4. Frankfurt am Main
5h 48m
89€ - 278€

Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main train times

Trains run hourly between Lausanne and Frankfurt am Main. The earliest departure is at 20:20 in the evening, and the last departure from Lausanne is at 22:20 which arrives into Frankfurt am Main at 09:08. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Bern and Basel Sbb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 48m.

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The distance between Lausanne and Frankfurt am Main is 428 km. The road distance is 524.1 km.

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

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Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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There are 1142+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Lausanne and Frankfurt am Main?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main via Bern, Basel SBB, and Basel Sbb in around 5h 48m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 60€

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 Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95€ - 170€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
120€ - 220€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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