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There are 5 ways to get from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Lausanne Re / ...

SFr 19 - SFr 51

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Bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Lausanne P+R 1739 / ...

SFr 17 - SFr 30

3 alternative options

Line 5 bus, train  •  1h 57m

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Genève, Place de Neuve to Grand-Saconnex, Arena-Halle 7 5
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne Ic1 / ...

SFr 43 - SFr 84

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne 64.3 km

SFr 230 - SFr 280

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne 64.3 km

SFr 7 - SFr 11

Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne by train and walk

The journey time between Geneva and Romanel-sur-Lausanne is around 1h 4m and covers a distance of around 66 km. The fastest journey normally takes 55 min. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), SNCF and TGV inOui, the Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne service departs from Geneve and arrives in Romanel-sur-Lausanne. Typically 300 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 4m
Fastest journey time:
55 min
Services per week:
300
Cheapest price:
SFr 34
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:20
Last service departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne train and walk schedules

Geneva → Romanel-sur-Lausanne
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Romanel-sur-Lausanne is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Romanel-sur-Lausanne is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Romanel-sur-Lausanne is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 21 Jun 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne is to drive, which costs SFr 7 - SFr 11 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne is to taxi which costs SFr 230 - SFr 280 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Romanel-sur-Lausanne via Lausanne-Flon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 22m.

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The distance between Geneva and Romanel-sur-Lausanne is 53 km. The road distance is 64.3 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne without a car is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs SFr 18 - SFr 55.

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It takes approximately 1h 22m to get from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne, including transfers.

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Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Geneve station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs SFr 18 - SFr 55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 16 - SFr 30 and takes 1h 58m.

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Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lausanne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne is 64 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne.

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  • Distance: 53.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 22m

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Romanel-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneve to Lausanne every 10 minutes. Tickets cost SFr 24 - SFr 45 and the journey takes 49 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Geneva to Lausanne P+R every 3 hours. Tickets cost SFr 7 - SFr 9 and the journey takes 1h 20m. RegioJet also services this route twice a week.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
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 Lausanne
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Rail 1st Class
SFr 17 - SFr 25
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 Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 29 - SFr 34
1st Class
SFr 22 - SFr 27
Bus operators
Transports Publics Genevois
Phone
+41 22 308 33 11
Website
tpg.ch
Bus from Genève, Place de Neuve to Grand-Saconnex, Arena-Halle 7
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 17
Website
Transports Publics Genevois
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Day Pass 2nd Class
SFr 7 - SFr 11
Day Pass 1st Class
SFr 13 - SFr 17
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 Geneva to Lausanne P+R
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 3 - SFr 5
Website
RegioJet
Other operators
Taxi from Geneva to Romanel-sur-Lausanne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 280
Taxis202
Phone
+41 22 320 22 02
Website
taxis.ch
Taxi Phone
Phone
+41 22 331 41 33
Website
mytaxiphone.ch
Ambassador Taxi
Phone
+41 22 731 41 41
Website
ambataxi.ch

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