The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
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23 h 40 m
1d 52 m
Buses per day
Of the 4 buses that leave Madrid for Lausanne every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||665 miles (1073 km)|
|Average bus duration||20 h 59 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$87 (€84)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Bus providers||Alsa, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland|
Buses from Madrid to Lausanne cover the 665 miles (1073 km) long trip taking on average 20 h 59 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $87 (€84), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $64 (€62). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome.
Find the best buses to Lausanne from Madrid with Omio's travel partners Alsa and FlixBus from $64 (€62). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Alsa is the main provider of bus travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other bus tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Madrid to Lausanne bus information with FlixBus:
Travel between Madrid, Spain and Lausanne, Switzerland by bus is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Madrid to Lausanne as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Lausanne to Madrid is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the requirements?
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/26/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Madrid from Lausanne here.
When taking the bus to Lausanne from Madrid, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Your route can end in bus stations such as Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome, Lausanne and Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey).
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Madrid. The most popular arrival bus station in Lausanne, called Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome, is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from its city center.
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