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There are 4 ways to get from Lausanne to Davos by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Zürich HB 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Landquart 3 / ...
  3. Take the train from Landquart to Davos Platz

$119 - $198

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Bus, train, night bus  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Zurich
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Landquart 3 / ...
  3. Take the night bus from Landquart to Davos Platz

$65 - $121

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 58m

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Davos 234.5 miles

$45 - $75

Train, fly  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Landquart
  4. Take the train from Landquart to Davos Platz

$142 - $285

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The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Davos is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 3h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Davos is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 3h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Davos. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Davos Platz via Zürich HB and Landquart. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 44m.

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The distance between Lausanne and Davos is 246 km. The road distance is 375.1 km.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Davos without a car is to train which takes 5h 44m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 200.

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It takes approximately 5h 44m to get from Lausanne to Davos, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Lausanne to Davos train services, operated by Rhätische Bahn, arrive at Davos Platz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lausanne to Davos is 375 km. It takes approximately 3h 58m to drive from Lausanne to Davos.

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  • Distance: 153.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 44m

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Davos, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Davos via Zürich HB and Landquart in around 5h 44m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
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.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Landquart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Landquart to Davos Platz
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lausanne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Zürich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
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Royal Jordanian, Tunisair and Swiss offer flights from Geneva Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 987+ hotels available in Davos. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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