There are 4 ways to get from Annecy to Lausanne by bus, train, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h

$16 - $19

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 32 min

  1. 65.6 miles

$9

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. T72
  2. 1 / ...

$33 - $58

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. 64.7 miles

$13 - $21

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Lausanne, Switzerland?

Eurolines CH operates a bus from Annecy to Lausanne 6 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Annecy to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Book at
eurolines.ch
Transdev Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Website
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Annecy - Eglise des Fins to Genève - Étoile
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
transdevhautesavoie.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Annecy to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Annecy and Lausanne is 78 km. The road distance is 104 km.

The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Lausanne is to rideshare which costs 8€ and takes 1 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Annecy to Lausanne is to drive which takes 1 h 7 min and costs 11€ - 18€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Annecy and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

The bus from Annecy to Lausanne takes 2 h including transfers and departs six times a week.