There are 6 ways to get from Lausanne to Geneva by train, bus, ferry, taxi, car or rideshare
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Geneva is to bus which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 55 min.
The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Geneva is to train which costs SFr 24 - SFr 45 and takes 36 min.
The distance between Lausanne and Geneva is 51 km. The road distance is 64.6 km.
The train from Lausanne to Genève takes 36 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lausanne and arriving at Geneva - Bus station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 55 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lausanne and arriving at Genève. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.
Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Lausanne-Ouchy and arriving at Genève-Mont-Blanc. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.
What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Geneva, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lausanne to Geneva every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 36 min. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Lausanne to Geneva 3 times a week. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 55 min.
Train from Lausanne to Geneve
- Ave. Duration
- 36 min
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
- $20 - $28
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