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There are 8 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Milan Malpensa to Geneva, train  •  2h 32m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Geneva (GVA) MXP - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$103 - $247

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Bus  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Lainate - Villoresi to Lausanne

$64 - $87

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Fly Milan Malpensa to Zurich, train  •  3h 50m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne

$144 - $384

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, train  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Bovisa Fnm
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$72 - $260

Bus, train  •  4h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione 103-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Lausanne Eurocity / ...

$89 - $145

Train  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the train from Gallarate to Lausanne Eurocity / ...

$94 - $105

Train via Visp  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the train from Gallarate to Visp Ec
  2. Take the train from Visp to Lausanne 90

$85 - $137

Drive  •  3h 42m

  1. Drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne 201.7 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne is to fly and train which costs 85€ - 220€ and takes 2h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Aeroporto T2 and arriving at Lausanne via Gallarate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Lausanne is 188 km. The road distance is 322.7 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 2m and costs 75€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 2h 32m to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne, including transfers.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Gallarate station.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne is to train which takes 4h 17m and costs 80€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 7h 27m.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Lausanne station.

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Map of how to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne.
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  • Distance: 117.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 32m

What companies run services between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy and Lausanne, Switzerland?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne twice daily. Tickets cost $80 and the journey takes 2h 45m. Alternatively, Domo Reisen operates a bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne twice a week. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 5h 15m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Domodossola to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Bovisa Fnm
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
Malpensa Express
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$80
First
$75 - $140
Train from Gallarate to Visp
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Lainate - Villoresi to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne is 323 km. It takes approximately 3h 42m to drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lausanne.

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Alitalia offers flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Geneva Airport.

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