Lausanne to Basel train

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Cheap train tickets from Lausanne to Basel

Showing times and prices for May 29

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lausanne to Basel is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SBB
08:19AM2h13
Lausanne station
10:32AMBasel SBB
$621One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
SBB
08:44AM2h17
Lausanne station
11:01AMBasel SBB
$621One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
SBB
09:19AM2h26
Lausanne station
11:45AMBasel SBB
$621One-way
2 transfers
SBB
08:26AM2h29
Lausanne station
10:55AMBasel SBB
$891One-way
2 transfers
SBB
09:19AM2h13
Lausanne station
11:32AMBasel SBB
$891One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Lausanne to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, May 29
SNCF | TGV Lyria
07:23AM5h22
Lausanne station
12:45PMBasel St. Johann
2 transfers
SNCF | TGV Lyria
07:23AM4h45
Lausanne station
12:08PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
SBB
08:19AM2h13
Lausanne station
10:32AMBasel SBB
1 transfer
SBB
08:26AM2h29
Lausanne station
10:55AMBasel SBB
2 transfers
SBB
08:44AM2h17
Lausanne station
11:01AMBasel SBB
1 transfer
SBB
09:19AM2h26
Lausanne station
11:45AMBasel SBB
2 transfers
SBB
09:19AM2h13
Lausanne station
11:32AMBasel SBB
1 transfer
SNCF | TGV Lyria
09:45AM7h57
Lausanne station
05:42PMBasel St. Johann
2 transfers
SNCF | TGV Lyria
09:45AM7h41
Lausanne station
05:26PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
SNCF | TGV Lyria
01:45PM7h41
Lausanne station
09:26PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
SNCF | TGV Lyria
01:45PM7h57
Lausanne station
09:42PMBasel St. Johann
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Lausanne to Basel

Showing times and prices for May 29

Fastest Journey

2 h 13 m

Average

4 h 49 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

136 km

It's difficult to get from Lausanne to Basel without transferring at least once.

Fastest
SBB
08:19AM2h13
Lausanne station
10:32AMBasel SBB
$621One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
SBB
09:19AM2h13
Lausanne station
11:32AMBasel SBB
$891One-way
1 transfer
SBB
08:44AM2h17
Lausanne station
11:01AMBasel SBB
$621One-way
1 transfer
SBB
09:19AM2h26
Lausanne station
11:45AMBasel SBB
$621One-way
2 transfers
SBB
08:26AM2h29
Lausanne station
10:55AMBasel SBB
$891One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Lausanne to Basel

distanceDistance84 miles (136 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$71 (€61)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSBB

Trains from Lausanne to Basel cover the 84 miles (136 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 13 min with our travel partners like SBB. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $43 (€37), but the average price of train tickets is $71 (€61). Travelers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train companies: SBB from Lausanne to Basel trains

For as little as $33 (€29) you can travel by train between Lausanne and Basel with SBB. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip between Lausanne and Basel, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.

Lausanne to Basel train information with SBB:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 17 min
  • Cheapest Price: $33

FAQs: Trains from Lausanne to Basel

FAQs: Travel by train from Lausanne to Basel 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 Lausanne to Basel.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Lausanne to Basel can start from as little as $43 (€37) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lausanne to Basel is $71 (€61); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Lausanne to Basel is 2 h 13 min   to travel the 84 mile (136 km) long trip. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Lausanne to Basel leaves at 6: 19 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lausanne to Basel leaves at 9: 44 PM.
For the best Lausanne to Basel train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with SBB. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Lausanne to Basel to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 44 PM.

When departing from Lausanne, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Lausanne, Lausanne-Flon and Lausanne-Ouchy. When arriving in Basel, you can end your route in train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lausanne, which is located around 0.4 miles (646 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Basel SBB, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Basel from Lausanne is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 13 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Lausanne to Basel is December.
You have options as you can travel between Lausanne and Basel 2 different ways: bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Lausanne and Basel

Lausanne
Basel
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