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There are 6 ways to get from Macerata to Lausanne by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Macerata to Ancona Re
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna Centrale Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne Ec

SFr 124 - SFr 291

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Bus  •  19h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Macerata to Perugia 1509 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Perugia to Lausanne P+R N504

SFr 60 - SFr 77

4 alternative options

Bus via Venice  •  19h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Ancona to Mestre
  2. Take the bus from Venice Tronchetto Train Station to Lausanne Train Station Venedig-Neuchatel

SFr 85 - SFr 128

Drive  •  8h 6m

  1. Drive from Macerata to Lausanne 811.2 km

SFr 110 - SFr 160

Train to Ancona, fly, train  •  10h 8m

  1. Take the train from Macerata to Ancona
  2. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Geneva (GVA) AOI - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

SFr 62 - SFr 235

Train, train to Rome, fly  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the train from Macerata to Fabriano
  2. Take the train from Fabriano to Roma Termini
  3. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Geneva (GVA) FCO - GVA
  4. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

SFr 104 - SFr 331

Macerata to Lausanne by train

The train journey time between Macerata and Lausanne is around 15h 13m and covers a distance of around 790 km. The fastest train normally takes 13h. Services are operated by Trenitalia, Trenitalia Frecce, Trenitalia Intercity and others. Typically 13 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
15h 13m
Fastest train time:
13h
Train distance:
790 km
Trains per week:
13
Cheapest price:
SFr 105
Carbon emissions:
41 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
09:23
Last train departs at:
19:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Macerata to Lausanne train schedules

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to arrivals from Italy
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lausanne is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lausanne is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lausanne is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Macerata to Lausanne is to bus which costs €50 - €70 and takes 19h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Macerata to Lausanne is to drive which costs €100 - €150 and takes 8h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Macerata to Lausanne station. However, there are services departing from Macerata - Suore S.Giuseppe and arriving at Lausanne Train Station via Piazza U.Bassi, Ancona, Venice Mestre and Venice Tronchetto Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Macerata to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Macerata and arriving at Lausanne via Ancona, Bologna Centrale and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 26m.

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It is 645 km from Macerata to Lausanne. It is approximately 811.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Macerata to Lausanne without a car is to train which takes 9h 26m and costs €110 - €270.

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It takes approximately 9h 26m to get from Macerata to Lausanne, including transfers.

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Macerata to Lausanne bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Macerata station.

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Macerata to Lausanne train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Macerata station.

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The best way to get from Macerata to Lausanne is to train which takes 9h 26m and costs €110 - €270. Alternatively, you can bus via Venice, which costs €75 - €120 and takes 19h 3m.

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  • Distance: 645 km
  • Duration: 9h 26m

What companies run services between Macerata, Italy and Lausanne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Macerata to Lausanne via Ancona, Bologna Centrale, and Milano Centrale in around 9h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Macerata to Lausanne via Piazza U.Bassi, Ancona, Mestre, Venice Mestre, and Venice Tronchetto Train Station in around 19h 3m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ancona to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 650
Flights from Ancona to Geneva via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 650
Flights from Ancona to Geneva via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 650
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ancona to Geneva via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 290
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 380
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 470
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Ancona to Geneva via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 170
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 370
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Macerata to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 10 - SFr 12
Train from Ancona to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 30
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 28 - SFr 31
Train from Macerata to Fabriano
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 10 - SFr 12
Train from Fabriano to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 28 - SFr 31
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 19 - SFr 27
Base Standard
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Base Premium
SFr 45 - SFr 70
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 40
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 14 - SFr 20
Base Standard
SFr 22 - SFr 30
Base Premium
SFr 26 - SFr 40
Train from Fabriano to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 20 - SFr 27
Base Standard
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Base Premium
SFr 50 - SFr 70
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 21
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
SFr 14 - SFr 21
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Train from Fabriano to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 21
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
SFr 15 - SFr 21
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 26
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
SFr 9 - SFr 13
Smart Low Cost
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Smart Flex
SFr 19 - SFr 26
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 170
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 70 - SFr 100
1st Class
SFr 120 - SFr 170
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 170
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Ancona to Mestre
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 60
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Venice Tronchetto Train Station to Lausanne Train Station
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 85
Website
ExpressBus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Macerata to Perugia
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Perugia to Lausanne P+R
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Contram Mobilita s.c.p.a.
Phone
0737 616846
Email
contrammobilita@legalmail.it
Website
contrammobilita.it
Bus from Macerata Terminal to Perugia P.Partigiani
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Contram Mobilita s.c.p.a.

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Macerata to Lausanne train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Lausanne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Macerata to Lausanne is 811 km. It takes approximately 8h 6m to drive from Macerata to Lausanne.

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