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Travel Information to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne

distanceDistance265 miles (427 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$26 - $146
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $26 (€22) • 8 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $146 (€122) • 4 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlitalia, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 265 miles (427 km) to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $26 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alitalia, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main.

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Is cross-border travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Lausanne, Switzerland currently allowed?

International travel from Lausanne, Switzerland to Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt am Main if traveling from Lausanne?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/5/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Lausanne and Frankfurt am Main.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Lausanne, Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Return travel to Lausanne, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Germany?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Lausanne, Switzerland was last verified on 11/29/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Lausanne from Frankfurt am Main.

How do I reach Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne?

You can travel to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne is by taking a bus, which costs on average $26 (€22).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Frankfurt am Main:

A bus is generally $120 (€100) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $146 (€122) from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main.

Taking a bus is usually $6 (€5) less than taking a train to Frankfurt am Main, which costs on average $32 (€27) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne?

The fastest way to get to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Frankfurt am Main can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Frankfurt am Main by bus can take on average 8 h 30 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 24 min.

How many miles from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main would I travel?

Frankfurt am Main is approximately 265 miles (427 km) away from Lausanne.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main?

The average frequency per day from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main is:

  • 12 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Lausanne and in Frankfurt am Main?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main:

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main depart from Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey) to Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.
  • Most travelers board their train from Lausanne and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
Which travel operators can get me to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne?

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

  • You can go to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne by plane with Alitalia. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $146 (€122) with Alitalia from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main on Omio.
  • You can go to Frankfurt am Main from Lausanne by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $26 (€22) with Flixbus from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn with connection. Cheap tickets can be found for $32 (€27) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main.
Where should I go next after I travel between Lausanne and Frankfurt am Main?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Lausanne to Frankfurt am Main often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Lausanne and Frankfurt am Main itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Frankfurt am Main and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets between Lausanne and Frankfurt am Main online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing $146 (€122) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost $26 (€22) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $32 (€27) one way.

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

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