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Duration 16h 15m
Distance 905.6 km
Average price SFr 280
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Prague and Lausanne takes 16h 15m and the fastest train takes 14h 2m. The train service runs several times per day from Prague 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.


  1. Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Muenchen Hbf
  3. Ulm Hbf
  4. Singen
  5. Zürich HB
  6. Lausanne
13h 54m
SFr 155 - SFr 313

Prague to Lausanne train times

Trains run five times a day between Prague and Lausanne. The earliest departure is at 05:43 in the morning, and the last departure from Prague is at 17:43 which arrives into Lausanne at 13:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 16h 15m. 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Lausanne via Muenchen Hbf, Ulm Hbf, Singen and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 54m.

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The distance between Prague and Lausanne is 699 km. The road distance is 905.6 km.

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Prague to Lausanne train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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

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There are 589+ hotels available in Lausanne. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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