Duration 4h 48m
Distance 738.5 km
Average price 170€
Possible routes 9 found

Lausanne to Brussels

Rome2rio has found 9 ways to get from Lausanne to Brussels by train, bus, car and flight. We recommend taking the train from Lausanne to Paris Gare De Lyon and then taking the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, which takes around 5h 57m.

Recommended route

Train via Paris

  1. Lausanne
  2. Paris Nord
  3. Brussels
5h 57m
Bookable on Rome2rio
166€ - 278€
Alternative routes

Train

  1. Lausanne
  2. Bern
  3. Basel Sbb
  4. Strasbourg
  5. Brussels
8h 44m
204€ - 328€

Bus

  1. Lausanne
  2. Bern
  3. Brussels
11h 35m
Bookable on Rome2rio
Cheapest
38€ - 61€

Bus via Basel

  1. Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
  2. Basel
  3. Brussels
13h 10m
56€ - 83€

Drive

  1. Lausanne
  2. Brussels
7h 20m
85€ - 130€

Train to Geneva, fly

  1. Lausanne
  2. Geneva
  3. Brussels
Fastest
4h 48m
61€ - 220€

Train to Zurich, fly

  1. Lausanne
  2. Zurich
  3. Brussels
6h 8m
140€ - 377€

Train, train to Basel, fly

  1. Lausanne
  2. Bern
  3. Basel
  4. Brussels
6h 10m
104€ - 311€

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly

  1. Lausanne
  2. Milan Malpensa
  3. Brussels
7h 5m
104€ - 328€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lausanne to Brussels? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Brussels is to bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 65 and takes 11h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Brussels is to train and fly which costs SFr 65 - SFr 240 and takes 4h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station via Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 57m.

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The distance between Lausanne and Brussels is 510 km. The road distance is 738.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Brussels without a car is to train via Paris which takes 5h 57m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 300.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Lausanne to Brussels, including transfers.

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Lausanne to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lausanne station.

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Lausanne to Brussels train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Lausanne station.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Brussels is to train via Paris which takes 5h 57m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 40 - SFr 65 and takes 11h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Lausanne to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Lausanne to Brussels train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lausanne to Brussels is 739 km. It takes approximately 7h 20m to drive from Lausanne to Brussels.

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easyJet, Lufthansa, Brussels Airlines and Swiss offer flights from Geneva Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Lausanne to Brussels train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Lausanne to Brussels bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1321+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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How to travel from Lausanne to Brussels

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Lausanne to Brussels right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Lausanne and Brussels?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Brussels via Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord in around 5h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Brussels via Bern in around 11h 35m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 390€

Contact Details

Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 390€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 500€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 650€
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 700€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 450€
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 390€

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Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 390€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 500€
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 700€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 370€

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Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Basel to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 410€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 450€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
180€ - 450€
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 280€

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Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 280€
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 350€

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Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 330€
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 230€

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Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 230€
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
20€ - 250€

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Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
20€ - 250€
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 700€

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Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 700€
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
85€ - 120€

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Train from Lausanne to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 110€
1st Class
95€ - 120€
Train from Strasbourg to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€

About this operator

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€

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Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€

Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Train from Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lausanne to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

About this operator

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.

Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Train from Bern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Deutsche Bahn

About this operator

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 40€
Train from Bern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
18€ - 25€
1st Class
29€ - 40€
Train from Lausanne to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 60€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
45€ - 60€

About this operator

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Bus operators
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Bus from Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bern to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

About this operator

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Bus from Lausanne to Bern, Neufeld
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Eurolines FR

About this operator

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 14€

Contact Details

Bus from Lausanne to Berne
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
alsa.com

About this operator

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Bus from Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome to Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk

Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Bus from Basel to Brussels North
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Book at
eurolines.ch

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