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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. 5 / ...
  2. Ec

$145 - $263

Cheapest option

Bus via Zurich  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Ouibus / ...
  2. X06 / ...

$18 - $42

7 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. 106 / ...

$18 - $55

Bus, car train  •  13 h 10 min

$145 - $186

Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. 334.6 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Geneva, fly  •  5 h

  1. GVA - MUC

$69 - $199

Train to Zurich, fly  •  5 h 24 min

  1. ZRH - MUC

$171 - $441

Train to Berne, fly  •  5 h 54 min

  1. BRN - MUC

$177 - $690

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. BSL - MUC

$139 - $370

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Munich via Zürich HB in around 7 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Munich via Zurich in around 7 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 11 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 Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Basel to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
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 Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
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
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
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 Zürich HB to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
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 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
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof to Bahnhof München-Ost
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Mnichov, ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Mnichov, ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lausanne to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Zürich, Sihlquai/HB to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lausanne to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lausanne and Munich is 414 km. The road distance is 535 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Munich is to bus which costs SFr 18 - SFr 55 and takes 8 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Munich is to train and fly which takes 5 h and costs SFr 65 - SFr 200.

No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Munich. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at München Hbf via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lausanne and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Lausanne to Munich, including transfers.