There are 3 ways to get from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne 5 / ...

$35 - $70

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Biel, Biel /Bienne K388

$8 - $14

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Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne 66 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Biel/Bienne, Zentralplatz via Biel/Bienne, Stadien/Stades. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lausanne and arriving at Biel/Bienne. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Lausanne and Biel/Bienne is 83 km. The road distance is 105.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne without a car is to train which takes 1 h and costs .

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The train from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Lausanne to Biel/Bienne bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lausanne station.

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Lausanne to Biel/Bienne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lausanne station.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne is to train which takes 1 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Lausanne to Biel/Bienne bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Biel, Biel /Bienne station.

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Lausanne to Biel/Bienne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Biel/Bienne station.

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Map of how to get from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne.
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  • Distance: 52.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Biel/Bienne, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lausanne to Biel, Biel /Bienne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Lausanne to Biel/Bienne is 106 km. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne.

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There are 132+ hotels available in Biel/Bienne. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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