There are 7 ways to get from Luxembourg to Lausanne 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.

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Train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville Ter
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne 1 / ...

$121 - $203

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Bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Bern N506
  2. Take the bus from Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld to Lausanne, park.Velodrome RegioJet / ...

$30 - $49

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Train inOui TGV  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville Ter
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Dijon Ville Tgv
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Lausanne Tgv

$98 - $123

Train, bus  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville Ter
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne 51
  4. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Lausanne 5

$75 - $135

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Lausanne 273.8 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Geneva, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Geneva (GVA) LUX - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$103 - $303

Fly to Zurich, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne

$137 - $393

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arriving at Lausanne, park.Velodrome via Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arriving at Lausanne via Metz Ville, Strasbourg, Basel SBB and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 49 min.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Lausanne is 346 km. The road distance is 438.1 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Lausanne without a car is to train which takes 7 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 49 min to get from Luxembourg to Lausanne, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Lausanne bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon station.

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Luxembourg to Lausanne train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Lausanne is to train which takes 7 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 15 min.

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

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Luxembourg to Lausanne bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Lausanne, park.Velodrome station.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Lausanne.
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  • Distance: 216.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 49 min

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Lausanne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Lausanne via Metz-Ville, Metz Ville, Strasbourg, Basel SBB, and Bern in around 7 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luxembourg to Lausanne via Bern and Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld in around 8 h 15 min.

Airlines
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flairjet
Website
flair-jet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$27 - $230
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Train operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Metz Ville to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $110
Train from Dijon Ville to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
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 Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Bern
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
regiojet.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Metz to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus

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Luxembourg to Lausanne train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Lausanne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Lausanne is 438 km. It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to drive from Luxembourg to Lausanne.

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

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There are 391+ hotels available in Lausanne. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Luxembourg Airport is to line 16 bus which takes 21 min and costs .

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