There are 7 ways to get from Lausanne to Nancy by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Nancy Ville Tgv

$87 - $103

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Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Nancy 770 / ...

$21 - $30

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Train, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Nancy

$76 - $138

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Nancy 198.2 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Geneva, fly to Luxembourg, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Luxembourg (LUX) GVA - LUX
  3. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Nancy, Ville

$107 - $303

Train, train to Lyon, fly to Metz/Nancy  •  7 h 4 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 Metz/Nancy (ETZ) LYS - ETZ

$162 - $583

Train to Zurich, fly to Luxembourg, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Luxembourg (LUX) ZRH - LUX
  3. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Nancy, Ville

$144 - $396

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No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Nancy. However, there are services departing from Lausanne, park.Velodrome and arriving at Nancy via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Nancy. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Nancy Ville via Dijon Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Lausanne and Nancy is 243 km. The road distance is 317.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Nancy without a car is to train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Lausanne to Nancy, including transfers.

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Lausanne to Nancy bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Lausanne, park.Velodrome station.

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Lausanne to Nancy train services, operated by TGV, depart from Lausanne station.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Nancy is to train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Luxembourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Lausanne to Nancy bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nancy station.

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Map of how to get from Lausanne to Nancy.
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  • Distance: 152.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Nancy, France?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Nancy via Dijon Ville in around 5 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Nancy via Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile and Strasbourg in around 8 h.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Luxembourg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flairjet
Website
flair-jet.com
Flights from Zurich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
Train from Dijon Ville to Nancy Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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
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 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 - $55
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 Genève
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Nancy, Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lausanne to Geneve
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Nancy
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Strasbourg to Nancy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Lausanne to Nancy train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Nancy Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lausanne to Nancy is 317 km. It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to drive from Lausanne to Nancy.

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Air France, Swiss, Luxair and Lufthansa offer flights from Geneva Airport to Luxembourg Airport.

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