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Duration 7h 11m
Distance 916.3 km
Average price 220€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Lausanne and Vatican City takes 7h 11m and the fastest train takes 6h 52m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Lausanne to Vatican City. 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. Milano Centrale
  3. Vatican City
7h 19m
Bookable on Rome2rio
118€ - 275€

Lausanne to Vatican City train times

Trains run twice a week between Lausanne and Vatican City. The service departs Lausanne at 14:18 in the afternoon, which arrives into Vatican City at 21:10. All services require a transfer at MILANO CENTRALE and take an average of 7h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Vatican City. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Roma Termini via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 19m.

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The distance between Lausanne and Vatican City is 691 km. The road distance is 916.3 km.

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

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Lausanne to Vatican City train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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