There are 6 ways to get from Strasbourg to Lausanne by train, bus, night bus, rideshare, 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 58 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne 1 / ...

$92 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile to Lausanne, park.Velodrome Rj

$12 - $16

4 alternative options

Night bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the night bus from Strasbourg to Freiburg N401
  2. Take the night bus from Freiburg to Lausanne N122

$24 - $38

Rideshare  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Strasbourg to Lausanne 212.2 miles

$23

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Lausanne 212 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Lyon (LYS) SXB - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Genève to Lausanne

$126 - $487

What companies run services between Strasbourg, France and Lausanne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Lausanne via Basel SBB and Bern in around 3 h 58 min. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Strasbourg to Lausanne 3 times a week. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $36
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Strasbourg to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Freiburg to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Strasbourg to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Strasbourg and Lausanne is 245 km. The road distance is 339 km.

The cheapest way to get from Strasbourg to Lausanne is to bus which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 5 h.

The quickest way to get from Strasbourg to Lausanne is to drive which takes 3 h 22 min and costs 35€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Lausanne via Basel SBB and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile and arriving at Lausanne, park.Velodrome. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Strasbourg to Lausanne, including transfers.