There are 8 ways to get from Lausanne to Madrid 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  •  5 h 37 min

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

$63 - $249

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Train to Zurich, fly  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Madrid (MAD) ZRH - MAD

$125 - $341

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Madrid (MAD) BSL - MAD

$113 - $330

Train, train to Lyon, fly  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Madrid (MAD) LYS - MAD

$118 - $315

Train  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Avignon TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$230 - $314

Train via Barcelona Sants  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$215 - $334

Bus  •  22 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Martigny to Madrid

$100 - $190

Drive  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Madrid 898.2 miles

$180 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Madrid is to train and fly which costs SFr 60 - SFr 250 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Madrid is to train and fly which costs SFr 60 - SFr 250 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Lausanne and Madrid is 1073 km. The road distance is 1437.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Lausanne to Madrid, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Martigny and arriving at Madrid. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 22 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Geneve and Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Madrid, Spain?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Madrid via Genève, Geneve, and Avignon TGV in around 12 h 28 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Lausanne to Madrid 3 times a week. Tickets cost $100 - $190 and the journey takes 22 h 34 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Geneva to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Basel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Lyon to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Geneva to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Geneva to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Basel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Basel to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Lyon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Geneva to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Geneve to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Martigny to Madrid
Ave. Duration
22 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Book at
eurolines.ch

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