There are 7 ways to get from Lausanne to Nancy 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 TGV  •  5 h 28 min

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

$87 - $103

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile Rj
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Nancy Ouibus

$22 - $29

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Nancy Ville Tgv

$111 - $187

Bus via Basel, Basel central station  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Basel City Center Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Nancy N836

$23 - $37

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 11 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 - $302

Train, train to Lyon, fly to Metz/Nancy  •  7 h 37 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 Metz/Nancy (ETZ) LYS - ETZ
  4. Take the train from Metz Ville to Nancy Ville

$169 - $605

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Nancy is to bus which costs SFr 21 - SFr 29 and takes 8 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Nancy is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 65 and takes 3 h 57 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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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Lausanne to Nancy, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Nancy. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Nancy via Basel, Basel central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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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 28 min.

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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 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Nancy via Basel City Center and Basel, Basel central station in around 8 h 35 min.

Airlines
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
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
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Dijon Ville to Nancy Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Strasbourg to Nancy Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$55 - $65
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 Metz Ville to Nancy Ville
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $34
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $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
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Nancy Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Metz Ville to Nancy Ville
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$19 - $30
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Nancy, Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Metz-Ville to Nancy, Ville
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Strasbourg to Nancy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Štrasburk, 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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