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There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Vidy by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne Tgv

SFr 104 - SFr 139

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Bus  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lausanne N799 / ...

SFr 36 - SFr 42

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Train via Geneva  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Paris-Gare de Lyon to Annemasse 8-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Annemasse to Lausanne Re / ...

SFr 176 - SFr 308

Drive  •  5h 30m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Vidy 538.9 km

SFr 65 - SFr 100

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva, train  •  5h 12m

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

SFr 106 - SFr 305

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva, train  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

SFr 92 - SFr 467

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

SFr 146 - SFr 477

Fly Paris CDG to Lyon, train  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lyon (LYS) CDG - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Lausanne

SFr 126 - SFr 368

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, train  •  7h 15m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Lausanne

SFr 152 - SFr 430

Fly Paris CDG to Basel, train  •  6h 57m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL) CDG - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

SFr 145 - SFr 335

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Vidy is to bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 8h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Vidy is to train which costs 95€ - 130€ and takes 4h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Vidy. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Lausanne, Maladière via Lausanne, Parc Vélodrome. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Vidy. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Prilly-Malley via Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 6m.

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The distance between Paris and Vidy is 411 km. The road distance is 538.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Vidy without a car is to train which takes 4h 6m and costs 95€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 4h 6m to get from Paris to Vidy, including transfers.

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Paris to Vidy bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Paris to Vidy train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Vidy is to train which takes 4h 6m and costs 95€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 8h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Vidy.
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  • Distance: 410.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 6m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Vidy, Switzerland?

TGV inOui operates a train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne every 4 hours. Tickets cost SFr 95 - SFr 130 and the journey takes 3h 57m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lausanne twice daily. Tickets cost SFr 30 - SFr 40 and the journey takes 8h 10m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 270
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 320
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 250
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 700
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 490
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 95 - SFr 110
1st Class
SFr 100 - SFr 130
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 29 - SFr 33
1st Class
SFr 22 - SFr 26
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 Paris-Gare de Lyon to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 270
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Annemasse to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 45
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 19 - SFr 26
1st Class
SFr 30 - SFr 45
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Rail 1st Class
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Paris to Vidy bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lausanne station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Vidy is 539 km. It takes approximately 5h 30m to drive from Paris to Vidy.

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Air France offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 493+ hotels available in Vidy. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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