There are 5 ways to get from Lausanne to Annecy by bus, train, night bus, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Annecy Ouibus

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard
  3. Take the train from Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Annecy Tgv

$61 - $104

Night bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the night bus from Lausanne to Annecy Ouibus

$8 - $11

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Annecy 64.7 miles

$13 - $21

Rideshare  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lausanne to Annecy 65 miles

$9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Annecy is to bus which costs SFr 4 - SFr 7 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Annecy is to drive which costs SFr 13 - SFr 21 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Lausanne and Annecy is 78 km. The road distance is 103.6 km.

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The bus from Lausanne to Annecy takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lausanne and arriving at Annecy. Services depart every three hours, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Annecy. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Annecy via Geneve and Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Annecy, France?

Ouibus operates a bus from Lausanne to Annecy every 3 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Eurolines CH also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lausanne to Annecy via Genève, Geneve, and Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Annecy
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $25
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Annecy
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $18
1st Class
$23 - $30
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lausanne to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Book at
eurolines.ch
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lausanne to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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