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Train  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne Tgv

SFr 92 - SFr 129

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Bus  •  9h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Lausanne P+R 479 / ...

SFr 38 - SFr 61

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Train via Geneva  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Genève Tgv
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Vevey Re / ...

SFr 152 - SFr 290

Drive  •  5h 41m

  1. Drive from Gare du Nord to Vevey 536.3 km

SFr 65 - SFr 95

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva, train  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Geneva (GVA) CDG - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Vevey

SFr 111 - SFr 263

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva, train  •  5h 33m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Vevey

SFr 109 - SFr 249

Fly Paris CDG to Lyon, train  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lyon (LYS) CDG - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Vevey

SFr 116 - SFr 285

Fly Paris CDG to Basel, train  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL) CDG - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

SFr 131 - SFr 377

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich, train  •  7h 17m

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

SFr 150 - SFr 374

Gare du Nord to Vevey by walk and train

The journey time between Gare du Nord and Vevey is around 4h 24m and covers a distance of around 500 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 14m. Services are operated by Transilien, TGV inOui, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others. Typically 21 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 24m
Fastest journey time:
4h 14m
Services per week:
21
Cheapest price:
SFr 101
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:30
Last service departs at:
17:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gare du Nord to Vevey walk and train schedules

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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy and Pays de la Loire in France
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
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  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy, Pays de la Loire

This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Argentina, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Estonia, Georgia, India, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Netherlands, Paraguay, Seychelles, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Tanzania, United Kingdom and Uruguay
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vevey is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vevey is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vevey is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Switzerland.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gare du Nord to Vevey is to bus which costs €30 - €55 and takes 9h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Gare du Nord to Vevey is to train which costs €80 - €120 and takes 5h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gare du Nord to Vevey. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Vevey via Paris Gare De Lyon and Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 14m.

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The distance between Gare du Nord and Vevey is 430 km. The road distance is 536.3 km.

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The best way to get from Gare du Nord to Vevey without a car is to train which takes 5h 14m and costs €80 - €120.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Gare du Nord to Vevey, including transfers.

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Gare du Nord to Vevey train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Gare du Nord to Vevey is to train which takes 5h 14m and costs €80 - €120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €55 and takes 9h 44m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Gare du Nord to Vevey train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Lausanne station.

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Map of how to get from Gare du Nord to Vevey.
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  • Distance: 430.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 14m

What companies run services between Gare du Nord, Île-de-France, France and Vevey, Switzerland?

TGV inOui operates a train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne 4 times a day. Tickets cost SFr 85 - SFr 110 and the journey takes 3h 41m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Lausanne P+R once daily. Tickets cost SFr 27 - SFr 35 and the journey takes 7h 10m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 280
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 160
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 280
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 280
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 600
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 800
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 270
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 270
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 85 - SFr 100
1st Class
SFr 95 - SFr 110
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Genève
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 270
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Vevey
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Vevey
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Geneve to Vevey
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 17
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Rail 1st Class
SFr 11 - SFr 17
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Rail 1st Class
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 28 - SFr 40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 24
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Lausanne P+R
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare du Nord to Vevey is 536 km. It takes approximately 5h 41m to drive from Gare du Nord to Vevey.

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Air France offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 170+ hotels available in Vevey. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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