How to travel from Bern to Lausanne

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from Bern to Lausanne

You can get from Bern to Lausanne by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bern to Lausanne on Dec 02 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:34AMBern, Bhf1h06 10:40AMLausanne, gare
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09:34AMBern, Bhf1h06 10:40AMLausanne, gare
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08:34AMBern, Bhf1h06 09:40AMLausanne, gare
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08:04AMBern, Bhf1h12 09:16AMLausanne, gare
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09:04AMBern, Bhf1h12 10:16AMLausanne, gare
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Travel Information between Bern and Lausanne

distanceDistance48 miles (78 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $35
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $31 (€29) • 2 h 19 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $35 (€34) • 1 h 6 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSBB or SBB

Travel 48 miles (78 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Bern to Lausanne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 6 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are SBB or SBB among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bern to Lausanne.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bern to Lausanne

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Bern to Lausanne.

There are 4 ways to travel between Bern and Lausanne including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Bern and Lausanne is by taking a bus with an average price of $31 (€29).

This is compared to other travel options to Lausanne:

A bus is generally $5 (€4) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $35 (€34) from Bern to Lausanne.

The quickest way to travel to Lausanne from Bern is by train, which takes on average 1 h 6 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 19 min   on average.

The Bern to Lausanne distance is around 48 miles (78 km).

The average frequency per day from Bern to Lausanne is:

  • Around 6 buses per day.
  • 58 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Lausanne from Bern as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bern to Lausanne:

  • Buses from Bern to Lausanne most often leave from Bern and arrive in Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome.
  • Trains mostly depart from Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation and arrive in Lausanne.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bern to Lausanne:

  • You can take a bus from Bern to Lausanne with SBB. Cheap tickets can be found for $31 (€29) with SBB from Bern to Lausanne.
  • You can travel between Bern and Lausanne by train with SBB. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $35 (€34) with SBB from Bern to Lausanne.
Your trip from Bern to Lausanne doesn't have to end in Lausanne. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Geneva, Paris or Milan. If you’d like to add Geneva, Paris or Milan to your Bern to Lausanne tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lausanne today!

When planning your trip from Bern to Lausanne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $31 (€29) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $35 (€34) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bern to Lausanne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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