There are 8 ways to get from Copenhagen to Lausanne by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Geneva, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Geneva (GVA) CPH - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$77 - $233

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg 173 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Zurich 024 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Zurich to Lausanne

$77 - $133

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Zurich (ZRH) CPH - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne

$145 - $393

Fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Basel (BSL) CPH - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

$131 - $351

Train via Basel SBB  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB Ice
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...
  4. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne 1 / ...

$278 - $450

Train  •  17 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bern Ec
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne 1 / ...

$301 - $480

Train, bus  •  21 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Lausanne

$182 - $244

Drive  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Lausanne 922.5 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Lausanne is to bus which costs 490 kr - 900 kr and takes 23 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Lausanne is to fly and train which costs 490 kr - 1500 kr and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Lausanne is 1099 km. The road distance is 1475.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Copenhagen to Lausanne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Lausanne via Hamburg and Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Lausanne via Hamburg Hbf, Basel SBB and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 51 min.

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What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Lausanne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Copenhagen to Lausanne via Hamburg Hbf, Basel SBB, and Bern in around 14 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Lausanne via Hamburg and Zurich in around 23 h 17 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bern
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $350
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Book at
buchung.urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Center to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Zurich to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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