There are 4 ways to get from Lausanne to Bern by train, bus, car or rideshare
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What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Bern, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lausanne to Bern hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Lausanne to Bern once a week. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Lausanne to Bern?
The distance between Lausanne and Bern is 79 km. The road distance is 104 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Bern?
The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Bern is to bus which costs SFr 4 - SFr 6 and takes 1 h 15 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Lausanne to Bern?
The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Bern is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 65.
Is there a direct train between Lausanne and Bern?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lausanne and arriving at Bern. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.
Is there a direct bus between Lausanne and Bern?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lausanne, park.Velodrome and arriving at Bern, Carparkplatz Schützenmatte. Services depart once a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.
How long does it take to get from Lausanne to Bern?
The train from Lausanne to Bern takes 1 h 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.