There are 8 ways to get from Innsbruck 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 9 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...

$125 - $221

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck to Lausanne 1921

$40 - $55

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Lausanne Ouibus

$67 - $107

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Lausanne 319.9 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Innsbruck to Geneva, train  •  4 h 53 min

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

$163 - $310

Train to Zurich, fly to Geneva, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$134 - $291

Train to Munich, fly to Geneva, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Geneva (GVA) MUC - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$100 - $249

Train to Munich, fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  4. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

$169 - $419

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Lausanne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Innsbruck to Lausanne via Zürich HB in around 6 h 9 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Innsbruck to Lausanne twice a week. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 8 h 15 min. FlixBus also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $750
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
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
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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Innsbruck to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Olympiaworld to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Innsbruck and Lausanne is 371 km. The road distance is 512 km.

The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Lausanne is to bus which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Lausanne is to fly and train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs 140€ - 270€.

No, there is no direct train from Innsbruck to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Lausanne via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Innsbruck and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart once a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Innsbruck to Lausanne, including transfers.