There are 4 ways to get from Lausanne to Gruyères by train, bus, taxi or car

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Line 4 train, line 50 train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 4 train from Lausanne to Palézieux 4 / ...
  2. Take the line 50 train from Palézieux to Gruyères 50

Cheapest option

Line 473 bus, line 254 bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Palézieux, gare to Romont FR, gare 473 / ...
  2. Take the line 254 bus from Romont FR, gare to Bulle, gare 254 / ...

$33 - $54

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lausanne to Gruyères 34.6 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Gruyères 34.6 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Gruyères. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Gruyères via Palézieux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Lausanne and Gruyères is 35 km. The road distance is 55.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Gruyères without a car is to line 4 train and line 50 train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Lausanne to Gruyères, including transfers.

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Lausanne to Gruyères 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 Gruyères is to line 4 train and line 50 train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 473 bus and line 254 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 8 min.

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Lausanne to Gruyères train services, operated by tpf, arrive at Gruyères station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lausanne to Gruyères is 55 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Lausanne to Gruyères.

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There are 505+ hotels available in Gruyères. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lausanne to Gruyères.
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  • Distance: 22 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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

You can take a train from Lausanne to Gruyères via Palézieux in around 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Gruyères via Palézieux, Palézieux, gare, Romont FR, gare, and Bulle, gare in around 3 h 8 min.

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 Palézieux
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
tpf
Website
tpf.ch
Train from Palézieux to Gruyères
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
tpf.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Palézieux, gare to Romont FR, gare
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Romont FR, gare to Bulle, gare
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Lausanne to Gruyères
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Taxi Services Sarl
Phone
+41 844 814 814
Website
taxiservices.ch
Allo Taxi
Phone
+41 800 907 907
Website
allotaxi.ch
SOS Taxis Lausanne
Phone
+41 800 214 214

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