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

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

Train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne Eurocity / ...

$41 - $113

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa to Milan 492
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Geneva - Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lausanne Rj

$22 - $38

6 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Lausanne N504

$35 - $60

Bus, train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione to Aosta
  2. Take the bus from Aosta to Martigny 291
  3. Take the train from Martigny to Lausanne 90

$51 - $85

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Genoa to Lausanne 245.5 miles

$55 - $90

Fly from Genoa, train  •  7 h 23 min

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

$117 - $293

Train to Milan Linate, fly, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$68 - $269

Bus to Nice, fly, train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Geneva (GVA) NCE - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$90 - $207

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Lausanne is to bus which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 7 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Genoa to Lausanne is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Genoa and Lausanne is 296 km. The road distance is 392.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Genoa to Lausanne, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Genoa, Genoa and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Genoa to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Genova Brignole and arriving at Lausanne via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Genoa, Italy and Lausanne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Genoa to Lausanne via Milano Centrale in around 6 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Genoa to Lausanne via Milan and Geneva - Bus station in around 7 h 57 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $90
First
$80 - $150
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Genoa to Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Milan to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Genova Brignole Stazione to Aosta
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
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