There are 5 ways to get from Lausanne to Neuchâtel by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car
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Train • 42 min
$29 - $55
Bus • 1 h 15 min
$4 - $7
3 alternative options
Rideshare • 1 h 5 min
$5 - $8
Taxi • 47 min
$250 - $300
Drive • 47 min
$9 - $14
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Neuchâtel is to rideshare which costs SFr 5 - SFr 8 and takes 1 h 5 min.
The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Neuchâtel is to train which costs SFr 29 - SFr 55 and takes 42 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lausanne and arriving at Neuchâtel. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lausanne and arriving at Neuchâtel. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.
The distance between Lausanne and Neuchâtel is 58 km. The road distance is 73.6 km.
The best way to get from Lausanne to Neuchâtel without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs SFr 29 - SFr 55.
The train from Lausanne to Neuchâtel takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Lausanne to Neuchâtel bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lausanne station.
Lausanne to Neuchâtel train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lausanne station.
The best way to get from Lausanne to Neuchâtel is to train which takes 42 min and costs SFr 29 - SFr 55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 4 - SFr 7 and takes 1 h 15 min.
What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Neuchâtel, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lausanne to Neuchâtel hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $55 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lausanne to Neuchâtel twice daily. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.
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.
Train from Lausanne to Neuchâtel
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.
Bus from Lausanne to Neuchâtel
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 15 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $4 - $7
A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Lausanne to Neuchâtel
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 5 min
- 5 times a day
- Estimated price
- $5 - $8
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More Questions & Answers
Lausanne to Neuchâtel bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Neuchâtel station.
Lausanne to Neuchâtel train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Neuchâtel station.
Yes, the driving distance between Lausanne to Neuchâtel is 74 km. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Lausanne to Neuchâtel.
Book your Lausanne to Neuchâtel bus tickets online with FlixBus.
There are 177+ hotels available in Neuchâtel. Prices start at $85 USD per night.
Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Lausanne and Neuchâtel. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.