There are 8 ways to get from Lausanne to Monaco by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia Ec / ...

$96 - $199

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Lyon, Lyon Perrache 122 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Nice, Nice N719 / ...

$52 - $96

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Grenoble - Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Nice - Gare Routière Vauban 31

$91 - $134

Drive  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Monaco 337.8 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Geneva, fly  •  5 h

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

$77 - $192

Train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 39 min

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

$149 - $384

Train, train to Lyon, fly  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève
  2. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nice (NCE) LYS - NCE

$120 - $382

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 59 min

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

$117 - $303

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Monaco is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 100 and takes 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Monaco is to train and fly which costs SFr 75 - SFr 200 and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Lausanne and Monaco is 315 km. The road distance is 540.5 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to get from Lausanne to Monaco, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Monaco Place dArmes via Lyon, Lyon Perrache and Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Monaco-Monte-Carlo via Milano Centrale and Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 47 min.

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Lausanne to Monaco train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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Map of how to get from Lausanne to Monaco.
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  • Distance: 197.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 47 min

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Monaco?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Monaco via Milano Centrale and Ventimiglia in around 8 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Monaco via Lyon, Lyon Perrache, Nice, Nice, and Nice Airport in around 13 h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$15 - $75
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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 Genève
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lausanne to Geneve
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia(fr)
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $32
1st Class
$35 - $60
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lausanne to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Nice - Gare Routière Vauban
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lausanne to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lausanne to Lyon Gare de Perrache
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Book at
eurolines.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Lyon, de Perrache - Galerie A
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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