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Train Information from Lausanne to Genoa

distanceDistance183 miles (295 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$84 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia or Thello

Trains from Lausanne to Genoa cover the 183 miles (295 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 35 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia or Thello. 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 $70 (€57), but the average price of train tickets is $84 (€68). Travelers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Genova Piazza Principe.

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Trenitalia from Lausanne to Genoa

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Trenitalia

It’s easy to book your Trenitalia train ticket from Lausanne to Genoa online with Omio! Simply check the current Trenitalia train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Lausanne and Genoa as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Trenitalia train tickets online. Prices for Trenitalia trains from Lausanne to Genoa start at $70 (€57) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 183 miles (295 km). If you search for Trenitalia trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Trenitalia tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train from Lausanne to Genoa. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Lausanne to Genoa Trenitalia train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Travel Tips

Trains from Lausanne to Genoa
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Lausanne, Switzerland and Genoa, Italy allowed?

Travel between Lausanne, Switzerland and Genoa, Italy by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Genoa, Italy?

All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Lausanne to Genoa as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Genoa, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Switzerland is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Genoa?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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?

The government of Switzerland 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 10/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Lausanne from Genoa.

How much do cheap train tickets to Genoa from Lausanne cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Lausanne and Genoa for the next 7 days starting from $70 (€57)  one way.
How much is a train ticket from Lausanne to Genoa?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Lausanne to Genoa train to cost on average $84 (€68)  one way.
How many miles is it from Lausanne to Genoa by train?
The Lausanne to Genoa train distance is approximately 183 miles (295 km).
How long is a train between Lausanne and Genoa on average?
While the time it takes to travel 183 miles (295 km) from Lausanne to Genoa can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Lausanne to Genoa train journey time is on average 5 h 35 min.
When traveling by train from Lausanne to Genoa, which train station in Lausanne do I depart from and which train station in Genoa do I arrive in?

When taking the train between Lausanne and Genoa, you can choose to depart from train stations like Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille. Your trip can end in train stations such as Genova Piazza Principe, Genova Brignole and Genova Sampierdarena.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Lausanne   and arrive in Genova Piazza Principe.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Lausanne and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Genova Piazza Principe and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Genoa.

What train companies go from Lausanne to Genoa?
For the journey from Lausanne to Genoa you can take a train with Trenitalia or Thello. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Lausanne and Genoa on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there from Lausanne to Genoa a day?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Lausanne to Genoa. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Lausanne to Genoa?
You can take the earliest train from Lausanne to Genoa at 6: 18 AM   or take the last train from Lausanne to Genoa leaving at 12: 18 PM. Look for the latest Lausanne to Genoa train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How early should I purchase Lausanne to Genoa train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find trains between Lausanne and Genoa to cost on average $84 (€68) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Lausanne to Genoa train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lausanne
Genoa
Lausanne is the most popular Lausanne 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 Lausanne for your trip to Genoa.