Directions from Lausanne to Rotterdam

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Recommended option

Train TGV  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Tha

$217 - $267

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CH  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Zurich Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Rotterdam

$68 - $90

7 alternative options

Train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Düsseldorf Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  4. Take the train from Venlo to Rotterdam Centraal

$200 - $339

Bus Eurolines FR  •  17 h 53 min

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

$96 - $140

Drive  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Rotterdam 578.3 miles

$140 - $210

Train to Geneva, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Amsterdam (AMS) GVA - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal

$77 - $276

Train to Geneva, fly to Brussels, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Brussels (BRU) GVA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal

$111 - $289

Train, train to Basel, fly to Amsterdam  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Amsterdam (AMS) BSL - AMS
  4. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal

$112 - $337

Train to Berne, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern
  2. Fly from Berne (BRN) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRN - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal

$155 - $1,117

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lausanne and Rotterdam is 621 km. The road distance is 925 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Rotterdam is to bus which costs SFr 65 - SFr 90 and takes 17 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Rotterdam is to train and fly which takes 5 h 7 min and costs SFr 75 - SFr 280.

No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Paris Lyon Banlieue and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 26 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Rotterdam via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Lausanne to Rotterdam, including transfers.

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Rotterdam via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris Nord in around 7 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Rotterdam via Zurich in around 17 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Berne to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lausanne to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
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 Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $230
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 Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
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 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
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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