COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Slovakia. Learn More.
Duration 25h 39m
Distance 1452 km
Average price 480€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Lausanne and Košice takes 25h 39m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Lausanne to Košice. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Lausanne
  2. Zuerich Hb
  3. Budapest-Keleti
  4. Košice
18h 23m
348€ - 618€

Lausanne to Košice train times

Trains run six times a week between Lausanne and Košice. The service departs Lausanne at 08:20 in the morning, which arrives into Košice at 09:59. All services require a transfer, and take on average 25h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lausanne to Košice? 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.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Slovakia. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Slovakia.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Košice. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Kosice via Zuerich Hb and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 23m.

More details

The distance between Lausanne and Košice is 1121 km. The road distance is 1452 km.

Get driving directions

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

More details

Lausanne to Košice train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Kosice station.

More details

There are 36+ hotels available in Košice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps