Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Cheapest

$36

Average

$98

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.

The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne will cost around $ 98 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 36.

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04:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h16 10:16AMLausanne, gare
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$361One-way
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05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 11:16AMLausanne, gare
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$361One-way
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04:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h40 11:40AMLausanne, gare
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$361One-way
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05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h50 12:40PMLausanne, gare
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$361One-way
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04:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h50 11:50AMLausanne, gare
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$441One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne

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02:45AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h55 09:40AMLausanne, gare
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02:45AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h06 09:51AMLausanne, gare
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04:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h50 11:50AMLausanne, gare
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04:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h16 10:16AMLausanne, gare
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04:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h29 10:29AMLausanne, gare
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04:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h40 11:40AMLausanne, gare
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05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h01 12:51PMLausanne, gare
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05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 11:16AMLausanne, gare
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05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h50 12:40PMLausanne, gare
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05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h36 11:26AMLausanne, gare
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07:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h39 01:29PMLausanne, gare
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07:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 01:16PMLausanne, gare
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07:54AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h44 01:38PMLausanne, gare
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07:54AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h54 01:48PMLausanne, gare
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08:20AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h32 03:52PMLausanne, gare
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08:20AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h20 03:40PMLausanne, gare
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08:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 02:16PMLausanne, gare
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08:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h36 02:26PMLausanne, gare
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09:38AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h38 04:16PMLausanne, gare
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09:38AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h47 04:25PMLausanne, gare
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09:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 03:16PMLausanne, gare
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09:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h38 03:28PMLausanne, gare
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10:06AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h34 03:40PMLausanne, gare
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10:06AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h46 03:52PMLausanne, gare
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10:06AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h34 04:40PMLausanne, gare
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10:06AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h48 04:54PMLausanne, gare
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10:06AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h41 03:47PMLausanne, gare
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10:06AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h32 03:38PMLausanne, gare
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10:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 04:16PMLausanne, gare
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10:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h35 04:25PMLausanne, gare
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11:38AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h38 06:16PMLausanne, gare
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11:38AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h51 06:29PMLausanne, gare
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11:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h37 05:27PMLausanne, gare
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11:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 05:16PMLausanne, gare
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12:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h45 05:51PMLausanne, gare
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12:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h32 05:38PMLausanne, gare
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12:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h34 06:40PMLausanne, gare
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12:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h46 06:52PMLausanne, gare
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12:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h34 05:40PMLausanne, gare
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12:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h20 07:40PMLausanne, gare
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12:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h29 07:49PMLausanne, gare
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12:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 06:16PMLausanne, gare
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12:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h39 06:29PMLausanne, gare
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01:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h36 07:26PMLausanne, gare
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01:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 07:16PMLausanne, gare
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02:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h32 07:38PMLausanne, gare
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02:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h34 07:40PMLausanne, gare
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02:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h43 07:49PMLausanne, gare
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02:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h20 09:40PMLausanne, gare
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02:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h33 09:53PMLausanne, gare
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02:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h37 08:27PMLausanne, gare
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02:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 08:16PMLausanne, gare
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03:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 09:16PMLausanne, gare
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03:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h39 09:29PMLausanne, gare
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04:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h22 09:28PMLausanne, gare
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04:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h33 09:39PMLausanne, gare
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04:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h47 09:53PMLausanne, gare
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04:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h34 09:40PMLausanne, gare
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04:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h25 11:45PMLausanne, gare
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04:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h37 11:57PMLausanne, gare
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04:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 10:16PMLausanne, gare
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04:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h36 10:26PMLausanne, gare
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05:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h38 11:28PMLausanne, gare
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05:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 11:16PMLausanne, gare
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05:55PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd7h27 01:22AMLausanne, gare
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06:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h39 11:45PMLausanne, gare
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06:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h51 11:57PMLausanne, gare
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06:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 12:16AMLausanne, gare
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06:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h38 12:28AMLausanne, gare
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08:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf10h50 07:40AMLausanne, gare
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08:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf10h08 06:58AMLausanne, gare
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08:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf11h00 07:50AMLausanne, gare
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08:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf9h26 06:16AMLausanne, gare
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08:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf9h55 06:45AMLausanne, gare
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08:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf9h38 06:28AMLausanne, gare
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Sun
Jan 23
$36Deutsche Bahn
$178ITA
Mon
Jan 24
$36Deutsche Bahn
$235HOP!
Wed
Jan 26
$36Deutsche Bahn
$235HOP!
Fri
Jan 28
$36Deutsche Bahn
$149ITA
Sat
Jan 29
$36Deutsche Bahn
$147HOP!
Sun
Jan 30
$36Deutsche Bahn
$151HOP!
Tue
Feb 1
$36Deutsche Bahn
$148HOP!
Wed
Feb 2
$36Deutsche Bahn
$202Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Feb 3
$36Deutsche Bahn
$143regional jet

Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Fastest Journey

5 h 22 m

Average

6 h 26 m

Trains per day

75

Distance

428 km

It's difficult to get from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne without transferring at least once.

Fastest
04:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h22 09:28PMLausanne, gare
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$1271One-way
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06:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 12:16AMLausanne, gare
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$1181One-way
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12:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 06:16PMLausanne, gare
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$981One-way
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04:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 10:16PMLausanne, gare
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$1181One-way
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03:50PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h26 09:16PMLausanne, gare
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$1181One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne

distanceDistance265 miles (427 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne cover the 265 miles (427 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $36 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $41 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Lausanne.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne from $36 (€30) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: $36

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply


Deutsche Bahn trains from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne

Travel by train to Lausanne easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne.
FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Lausanne from Frankfurt am Main?

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Lausanne, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from Lausanne, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return train to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Lausanne is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Lausanne?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne trains for as little as $36 (€30)  in the next 7 days.

How much is the train to Lausanne from Frankfurt am Main on average?

The train price to Lausanne from Frankfurt am Main is on average $41 (€34)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.

What is the distance between Frankfurt am Main and Lausanne by train?

You should expect to travel around 265 miles (427 km)  from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne by train.

How many hours is the train time to Lausanne from Frankfurt am Main?

On average the Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne train travel time is 5 h 26 min  for the 265 miles (427 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Frankfurt am Main and arrival train station in Lausanne?

There are a few train stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your trip from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. In Lausanne you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   and arrive in Lausanne.

Where is the departure train station in Frankfurt am Main located? Where is the arrival train station in Lausanne located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, which is located around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Lausanne, located 0.2 miles (311 m) away from the city center.

What train providers go from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne?

If you're looking for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Lausanne. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there to Lausanne from Frankfurt am Main?

On average, there are 3 trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne? When does the last train depart from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne?

You can take the first train from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne at 4: 50 AM. The last train from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne that you can take departs at 9: 06 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How early should I buy Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne train tickets to get the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Lausanne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $41 (€34) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Lausanne are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Lausanne
Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf is the most popular Frankfurt am Main railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Frankfurt am Main for your trip to Lausanne.