There are 4 ways to get from Lausanne to Grindelwald by train, 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  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Grindelwald

$57 - $102

Cheapest option

Bus, line 21 bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Berne Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof 21

$42 - $69

2 alternative options

Train, line 21 bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Fribourg/Freiburg 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Thun 1
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof 21

$81 - $137

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Grindelwald 110.1 miles

$23 - $35

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

You can take a train from Lausanne to Grindelwald via Bern and Interlaken Ost in around 3 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Grindelwald via Berne, Bern, Neufeld P+R, Bern, Bahnhof, Bern, Thun, Thun, Bahnhof, Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof, and Interlaken Ost in around 5 h 17 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Grindelwald
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Thun
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lausanne and Grindelwald is 108 km. The road distance is 176 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Grindelwald is to drive which costs SFr 22 - SFr 35 and takes 2 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Grindelwald is to drive which takes 2 h 2 min and costs SFr 22 - SFr 35.

No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Grindelwald. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Grindelwald via Bern and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Lausanne to Grindelwald, including transfers.