Directions from Montreux to Lausanne

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Recommended option

Train  •  23 min

  1. 90 / ...

$14 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. 16-Y

$12 - $18

4 alternative options

Ferry  •  1 h 7 min

  1. 152-Y / ...

$22 - $35

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. 18.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  24 min

  1. 18.2 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  24 min

  1. 18.2 miles

$55 - $80

What companies run services between Montreux, Switzerland and Lausanne, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Montreux to Lausanne every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $27 and the journey takes 23 min. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Montreux to Lausanne twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Ferry operators
CGN
Phone
+41 (0)900 929 929
Email
info@cgn.ch
Website
cgn.ch
Ferry from Montreux CGN to Lausanne-Ouchy
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
cgn.ch
Other operators
Uber Lausanne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Montreux to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$55 - $80
Taxi from Montreux to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Taxi Services Sarl
Phone
+41 844 814 814
Website
taxiservices.ch
Allo Taxi
Phone
+41 800 907 907
Website
allotaxi.ch
SOS Taxis Lausanne
Phone
+41 800 214 214

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Montreux and Lausanne is 23 km. The road distance is 29 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montreux to Lausanne is to drive which costs SFr 3 - SFr 6 and takes 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Montreux to Lausanne is to train which takes 23 min and costs SFr 14 - SFr 27.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Montreux and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Montreux and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Montreux CGN and arriving at Lausanne-Ouchy. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

The train from Montreux to Lausanne takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.