There are 7 ways to get from Milan 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne Eurocity / ...

$30 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lausanne Ouibus / ...

$18 - $27

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Lausanne 405

$33 - $56

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Lausanne 205.2 miles

$45 - $75

Fly Milan Malpensa to Geneva, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Geneva (GVA) MXP - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$114 - $266

Fly Milan Malpensa to Zurich, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne

$153 - $406

Fly Milan Linate to Geneva, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$78 - $295

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Lausanne is to bus which costs 15€ - 24€ and takes 6 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Lausanne is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs 29€ - 75€.

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The distance between Milan and Lausanne is 230 km. The road distance is 328 km.

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The train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne takes 3 h 19 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Milan to Lausanne every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $85 and the journey takes 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Lausanne via Lampugnano, Milan, and Geneva - Bus station in around 6 h 11 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via London City
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $85
First
$80 - $150
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
46 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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Mailand Lampugnano to Lausanne Parc Velodrom
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
globtour.com

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