There are 4 ways to get from Lausanne to Bern by train, bus, rideshare or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Train • 1h 6m
$35 - $65
Bus • 1h 15m
$4 - $6
2 alternative options
Rideshare • 1h 31m
Drive • 1h 9m
$13 - $20
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Bern is to bus which costs SFr 4 - SFr 6 and takes 1h 15m.
The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Bern is to train which costs SFr 35 - SFr 65 and takes 1h 6m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lausanne and arriving at Berne. Services depart twice a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h 15m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lausanne and arriving at Bern. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 6m.
The distance between Lausanne and Bern is 79 km. The road distance is 103.6 km.
The best way to get from Lausanne to Bern without a car is to train which takes 1h 6m and costs SFr 35 - SFr 65.
The train from Lausanne to Bern takes 1h 6m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Lausanne to Bern bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Lausanne, park.Velodrome station.
Lausanne to Bern train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lausanne station.
The best way to get from Lausanne to Bern is to train which takes 1h 6m and costs SFr 35 - SFr 65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 4 - SFr 6 and takes 1h 15m.
What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Bern, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lausanne to Bern every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 1h 6m. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Lausanne to Bern once a week. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1h 15m.
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.
Train from Lausanne to Bern
A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Lausanne to Berne
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 31m
- Every 4 hours
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More Questions & Answers
Lausanne to Bern bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld station.
Lausanne to Bern train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Bern station.
Yes, the driving distance between Lausanne to Bern is 104 km. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Lausanne to Bern.
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There are 161+ hotels available in Bern. Prices start at $90 USD per night.
Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Lausanne and Bern. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.