There are 8 ways to get from Prague to Lausanne by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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

Fly to Geneva, train  •  5 h 15 min

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

$83 - $292

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Take the night bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai Rj
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Lausanne Ouibus

$36 - $46

6 alternative options

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 42 min

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

$137 - $362

Fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 59 min

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

$122 - $372

Bus  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Lausanne 000259 / ...

$45 - $120

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...
  5. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne 1 / ...

$230 - $371

Train EuroNight  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Zürich HB En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...

$70 - $130

Drive  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Lausanne 566.8 miles

$110 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Lausanne is to night bus and bus which costs 750 Kč - 1 100 Kč and takes 13 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Lausanne is to fly and train which costs 1 800 Kč - 6 500 Kč and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Prague and Lausanne is 699 km. The road distance is 906.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Prague to Lausanne, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) and arriving at Lausanne via Nürnberg Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Basel SBB and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Lausanne, Switzerland?

Tour Bus operates a bus from Prague to Lausanne 3 times a week. Tickets cost $65 - $120 and the journey takes 11 h 48 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Lausanne via Nürnberg ZOB, Nürnberg Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Basel SBB, and Bern in around 12 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Prague to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Prague to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Prague to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Train operators
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
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 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 Zürich HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
14 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
11 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Night bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Prague to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
16 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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