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Train Information from Hamburg to Lausanne

distanceDistance509 miles (821 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Hamburg to Lausanne cover the 509 miles (821 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 22 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $36 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $36 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Lausanne.

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Train from Hamburg to Lausanne with Deutsche Bahn

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Hamburg to Lausanne from $36 (€30) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect trip between Hamburg and Lausanne with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules between Hamburg and Lausanne and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Hamburg to Lausanne by DB is 509 miles (821 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Hamburg to Lausanne is $36 (€30).

DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 at Omio.

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.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

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  • Online booking and check-in recommended
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Travel Tips

Trains from Hamburg 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 Hamburg to Lausanne.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Hamburg, Germany to Lausanne, Switzerland?

Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Lausanne, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/29/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Hamburg to Lausanne before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Hamburg, Germany from Lausanne, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Hamburg from Lausanne?

Entry into Germany 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 Hamburg, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 11/29/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Hamburg from Lausanne.

How much do cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Lausanne cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Lausanne from Hamburg for as low as $36 (€30)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket to Lausanne from Hamburg?
The train price to Lausanne from Hamburg is on average $36 (€30)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
What is the distance between Hamburg and Lausanne by train?
You should expect to travel around 509 miles (821 km)  between Hamburg and Lausanne by train.
How long is the train ride to Lausanne from Hamburg?
The Hamburg to Lausanne train duration is on average 9 h 22 min, which is to be expected when traveling 509 miles (821 km) from Hamburg to Lausanne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What train station in Hamburg goes to Lausanne? What train station do I come into Lausanne from Hamburg?

When taking a train from Hamburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When you arrive in Lausanne, your train can arrive in train stations including Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Hamburg Hbf   to Lausanne.

Where do I find the Hamburg train station to Lausanne? Where is the Lausanne train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Hamburg Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Lausanne most often arrive at Lausanne and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can take me between Hamburg and Lausanne?
If you're looking for trains from Hamburg to Lausanne, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Lausanne. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Hamburg to Lausanne trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there to Lausanne from Hamburg a day?
The average number of trains departing Hamburg for Lausanne is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Hamburg to Lausanne? When is the last train from Hamburg to Lausanne?
You can take the earliest train from Hamburg to Lausanne at 5: 10 AM   or take the last train from Hamburg to Lausanne leaving at 7: 24 PM. Look for the latest Hamburg to Lausanne train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How early should I purchase Hamburg to Lausanne train tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Lausanne from Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $36 (€30) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Hamburg to Lausanne a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Lausanne
Hamburg Hbf is the most popular Hamburg 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 Hamburg for your trip to Lausanne.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+49 4039184400
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Public transit options for Hamburg Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE