There are 10 ways to get from Venice to Lausanne by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Lausanne Eurocity / ...

$100 - $160

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Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Lausanne 405

$40 - $75

8 alternative options

Train via Milano Centrale  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne Eurocity / ...

$57 - $147

Drive  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Lausanne 368.4 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Venice to Geneva, train  •  4 h 57 min

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

$63 - $294

Fly Venice to Zurich, train  •  6 h 23 min

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

$127 - $434

Fly Venice to Basel, train  •  6 h 36 min

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

$117 - $444

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne

$84 - $308

Fly Venice to Lyon, train  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Lyon (LYS) VCE - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
  3. Take the train from Genève to Lausanne

$108 - $406

Shuttle, bus, train  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Venice to Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
  3. Take the train from Domodossola to Lausanne Ec

$134 - $658

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Lausanne is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Lausanne is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 260€ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Venice and Lausanne is 456 km. The road distance is 589.4 km.

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The train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Lausanne takes 6 h 22 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Venezia Santa Lucia and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Lausanne.
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  • Distance: 285.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 22 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Lausanne, Switzerland?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Venice to Lausanne twice daily. Tickets cost $100 - $160 and the journey takes 6 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Lausanne once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Venice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Venice to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $85
First
$75 - $140
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
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 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
Train from Domodossola to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Genève 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
$30 - $34
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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