There are 11 ways to get from Lausanne to Germany by train, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Geneva, fly to Frankfurt  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Frankfurt (FRA) GVA - FRA

$112 - $317

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Train to Geneva, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) GVA - DUS

$63 - $189

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Train to Geneva, fly to Munich  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Munich (MUC) GVA - MUC

$71 - $203

Train to Geneva, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) GVA - SXF

$64 - $241

Train to Berne, fly to Munich  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern
  2. Fly from Berne (BRN) to Munich (MUC) BRN - MUC

$180 - $696

Train via Basel SBB  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Berlin Hbf Ice

$237 - $394

Train  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Berlin Hbf Ice

$249 - $399

Bus  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Prague 000259
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz 260 / ...

$81 - $157

Train, bus  •  17 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Zürich HB 5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E N06

$131 - $228

Drive, train  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Göttingen Ice
  3. Drive from Göttingen to Berlin

$187 - $284

Drive  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Berlin 664.8 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Germany is to train and fly which costs SFr 60 - SFr 190 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Germany is to train and fly which costs SFr 100 - SFr 310 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Germany. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Berlin, Littenstr. via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Germany. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf via Bern, Basel SBB and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 47 min.

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The distance between Lausanne and Germany is 579 km. The road distance is 1063.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Germany without a car is to train which takes 10 h 47 min and costs SFr 220 - SFr 380.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Lausanne to Germany, including transfers.

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Lausanne to Germany bus services, operated by Tour Bus, depart from Lausanne station.

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Lausanne to Germany 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 Germany is to train which takes 10 h 47 min and costs SFr 220 - SFr 380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 75 - SFr 150 and takes 17 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Lausanne to Germany.
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  • Distance: 361.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Germany?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Berlin via Bern, Basel SBB, Berlin Hbf, and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof in around 10 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Berlin via Prague, Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc, Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz, and S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite in around 17 h 8 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Geneva to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Geneva to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Schoenefeld via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Geneva to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Berne to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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 Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $330
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Lausanne to Prague
Ave. Duration
11 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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