There are 5 ways to get from Lausanne to Canton of St. Gallen by train, bus, night 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  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to St. Gallen 1

$90 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Zurich Ouibus
  2. Take the night bus from Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse Rj

$12 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to St. Gallen K388

$22 - $34

Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Sankt Gallen 190.8 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Rapperswil

$98 - $229

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Canton of St. Gallen is to bus and night bus which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Canton of St. Gallen is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 60 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Lausanne and Canton of St. Gallen is 218 km. The road distance is 305.2 km.

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The train from Lausanne to St. Gallen takes 3 h 15 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Canton of St. Gallen. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse via Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lausanne and arriving at St. Gallen. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lausanne to Sankt Gallen every 2 hours. Tickets cost $90 - $170 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lausanne to Sankt Gallen twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
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 Zürich HB to Rapperswil
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
Night bus from Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lausanne to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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