There are 4 ways to get from Konstanz 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  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Konstanz to Zürich HB 75 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...

$93 - $178

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz to Zurich 006 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Lausanne Bâle Centre > Zurich > Berne > Fribourg > Lausanne > Genève - Gare routière > Lyon - Gare routière Perrache > Saint-Etienne > Clermont-Ferrand > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Bordeaux Centre > Bayonne > Saint-Sébastien > Hernani / ...

$13 - $20

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Konstanz to Lausanne 180.4 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  4 h 9 min

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

$106 - $233

What companies run services between Konstanz, Germany and Lausanne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Konstanz to Lausanne via Zürich HB in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Konstanz to Lausanne via Zurich in around 4 h 42 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Konstanz to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Konstanz to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Konstanz to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Konstanz to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Konstanz to Lausanne?

The distance between Konstanz and Lausanne is 231 km. The road distance is 289 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Konstanz to Lausanne?

The cheapest way to get from Konstanz to Lausanne is to bus which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 4 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Konstanz to Lausanne?

The quickest way to get from Konstanz to Lausanne is to drive which takes 2 h 57 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

Is there a direct train between Konstanz and Lausanne?

No, there is no direct train from Konstanz to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Konstanz and arriving at Lausanne via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

Is there a direct bus between Konstanz and Lausanne?

No, there is no direct bus from Konstanz to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz and arriving at Lausanne via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Konstanz to Lausanne?

It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Konstanz to Lausanne, including transfers.