Lausanne to Geneva train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Lausanne to Geneva

Showing times and prices for Jun 20


Fastest Journey

35 m


43 m

Trains per day



51 km

Cheap train tickets from Lausanne to start from $24 with an average ticket price of $24.

The fastest train from Lausanne to takes 35m in comparison to an average duration of 43m and covers a distance of 51 km.

10 trains that leave Lausanne for every day with 9 travelling directly.

Lausanne station
09:31AMGeneva station
0 transfers
Lausanne station
09:40AMGeneva station
0 transfers
Lausanne station
09:10AMGeneva station
0 transfers
Lausanne station
10:10AMGeneva station
0 transfers
Lausanne station
08:50AMGeneva station
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Overview: Train from Lausanne to Geneva

distanceDistance32 miles (51 km)
durationAverage train duration35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€25)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersSBB or SNCF | TGV Lyria

Trains from Lausanne to Geneva cover the 32 miles (51 km) long journey taking on average 35 min with our travel partners like SBB or SNCF | TGV Lyria. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $15 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $29 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Geneva.

Train providers: SBB and SNCF | TGV Lyria from Lausanne to Geneva trains

Travel between Lausanne and Geneva from $9 (€8) with Omio’s train partners SBB and SNCF | TGV Lyria! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

SBB is the national railway company of Switzerland which operates trains between Lausanne and Geneva. It operates a wide range of trains, including InterCity, InterRegio, RegioExpress, Regio, S-Bahn, and InterCityExpress. InterCity trains are the fastest, with speeds of up to 200 km/h, while Regio trains are the slowest, with speeds of up to 120 km/h. SBB also offers a variety of ticket types, such as the Swiss Travel Pass, Half-Fare Card, and Super Saver tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a restaurant car. The most popular routes for SBB are from Zurich to Geneva, Basel to Bern, and Geneva to Lausanne.

SBB from Lausanne to Geneva train information:

  • Average Duration: 35 min
  • Cheapest Price: $9

Train tickets from Lausanne to Geneva: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 7 €
2 weeks earlier 6 €17%
3 weeks earlier 6 €17%
1 month before 6 €17%
2 months earlier 7 €0%

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  • Buying your train ticket from Lausanne - Geneva 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 17% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Lausanne - Geneva with 2 months in advance you save up to about 0% compared to the initial price.
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FAQs: Trains from Lausanne to Geneva

FAQs: Travel by train from Lausanne to Geneva 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 Geneva.
Cheap train tickets from Lausanne to Geneva can start from as little as $15 (€13) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lausanne to Geneva is $29 (€25); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Lausanne to Geneva train travel time is 35 min   for the 32 mile (51 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lausanne to Geneva leaves at 6: 13 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lausanne to Geneva leaves at 10: 51 PM.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Geneva. Take the fast train with SNCF | TGV Lyria from Lausanne to Geneva.
For the best Lausanne to Geneva train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with SBB or SNCF | TGV Lyria. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Lausanne and Geneva to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 51 PM.

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 Geneva, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Geneva from Lausanne is worth doing with a journey time of 35 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Lausanne to Geneva is November.
You have options as you can travel to Geneva from Lausanne 2 different ways: bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Lausanne and Geneva

The major railway station for departures from Lausanne is Lausanne. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Lausanne for your journey from Lausanne to Geneva.
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