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

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Fly to Geneva, train  •  5h 7m

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

SFr 73 - SFr 272

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Bus via Lausanne - park.Velodrome  •  13h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Prague - ÚAN Florenc to Lausanne - park.Velodrome 700

SFr 32 - SFr 65

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 48m

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

SFr 142 - SFr 392

Fly to Basel, train  •  6h 57m

  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

SFr 132 - SFr 472

Bus  •  12h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Lausanne 000259

SFr 55 - SFr 90

Train  •  13h 54m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Muenchen Hbf 352 / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Singen(Hohentwiel) Ire
  4. Take the train from Singen to Zürich HB 4 / ...
  5. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...

SFr 156 - SFr 314

Night train, train  •  16h 55m

  1. Take the night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Zuerich Hb En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...

SFr 237 - SFr 349

Drive  •  8h 19m

  1. Drive from Prague to Lausanne Station 907.7 km

SFr 100 - SFr 160

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Lausanne Station is to bus via Lausanne - park.Velodrome which costs 750 Kč - 1 600 Kč and takes 13h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Lausanne Station is to fly and train which costs 1 700 Kč - 7 000 Kč and takes 5h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart three times a week, and operate Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Lausanne Station. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Lausanne via Muenchen Hbf, Ulm Hbf, Singen and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 54m.

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The distance between Prague and Lausanne Station is 699 km. The road distance is 907.7 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Lausanne Station without a car is to bus which takes 12h 7m and costs 1 300 Kč - 2 200 Kč.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Prague to Lausanne Station, including transfers.

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Prague to Lausanne Station bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Prague - ÚAN Florenc station.

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Prague to Lausanne Station train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Lausanne Station is to bus which takes 12h 7m and costs 1 300 Kč - 2 200 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 3 800 Kč - 8 000 Kč and takes 13h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Lausanne Station.
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  • Distance: 699.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 7m

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

Tour Bus operates a bus from Prague to Lausanne 3 times a week. Tickets cost SFr 55 - SFr 90 and the journey takes 11h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Lausanne Station via Muenchen Hbf, Ulm Hbf, Singen, Zürich HB, and Lausanne in around 13h 54m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 300
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 450
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 320
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 320
Flights from Prague to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 450
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 450
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 180
Flights from Prague to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 190
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 410
Flights from Prague to Basel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 270
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 380
Train operators
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 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 Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 130
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 Singen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 110
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
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 29
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
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
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
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 35
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
SFr 20 - SFr 25
Business
SFr 28 - SFr 34
1st Class
SFr 29 - SFr 34
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 220
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Muenchen Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 35 - SFr 45
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Singen
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 90
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague - ÚAN Florenc to Lausanne - park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Website
RegioJet
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 65
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Prague to Lausanne Station bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Lausanne - park.Velodrome station.

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Prague to Lausanne Station train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lausanne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Lausanne Station is 908 km. It takes approximately 8h 19m to drive from Prague to Lausanne Station.

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easyJet, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Prague Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 584+ hotels available in Lausanne Station. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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