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from Munich to Lausanne

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Lausanne on Oct 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:55AMMunich Hbf6h21 03:16PMLausanne, gare
2 changes
$841One-way
Cheapest
09:51PMMunich Hbf11h25 09:16AMLausanne, gare
5 changes
$641One-way
Other options
06:55AMMunich Hbf6h32 01:27PMLausanne, gare
2 changes
$761One-way
06:55AMMunich Hbf6h45 01:40PMLausanne, gare
1 changes
$761One-way
08:55AMMunich Hbf6h45 03:40PMLausanne, gare
1 changes
$841One-way

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Sun
Oct 17
$58Deutsche Bahn
$46Flixbus
$475Sas Airways
Tue
Oct 19
$37Deutsche Bahn
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$166Eurowings
Thu
Oct 21
$37Deutsche Bahn
$61Flixbus
$406Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Oct 22
$37Deutsche Bahn
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$166Eurowings
Sat
Oct 23
$33Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
$150Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 24
$33Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
$150Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Oct 25
$37Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
$361Luxair
Thu
Oct 28
$33Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$150Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Oct 29
$33Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$166Eurowings
Sat
Oct 30
Find prices
$31Flixbus
$109Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 31
$33Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$109Air Dolomiti
Mon
Nov 1
$33Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$141Eurowings
Wed
Nov 3
$37Deutsche Bahn
Find prices
$109Air Dolomiti
Thu
Nov 4
Find prices
$20Flixbus
$105Eurowings
Fri
Nov 5
$37Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
$109Air Dolomiti

Travel Information between Munich and Lausanne

distanceDistance256 miles (413 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $181
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $20 (€16) • 6 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $181 (€148) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Brussels Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 256 miles (413 km) from Munich to Lausanne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Brussels Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Munich to Lausanne.

How to get from Munich to Lausanne

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Munich to Lausanne there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 73,33% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Munich to Lausanne. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Does Switzerland have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Lausanne from Munich?

Travel from Munich, Germany to Lausanne, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lausanne from Munich restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lausanne, Switzerland from Munich?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 10/15/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Munich to Lausanne closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Lausanne, Switzerland due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Munich, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Munich, Germany from Lausanne, Switzerland?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Munich from Lausanne?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Munich, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/15/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Munich from Lausanne here.

How do I go from Munich to Lausanne?

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

How do I get from Munich to Lausanne the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Lausanne is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $20 (€16) compared to other travel options to Lausanne:

Taking a bus is usually $161 (€132) less than taking a flight to Lausanne, which costs on average $181 (€148) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is usually $13 (€11) less than taking a train to Lausanne, which costs on average $33 (€27) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Munich to Lausanne?

The quickest way to travel between Munich and Lausanne is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 6 h 50 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 30 min   of travel time.

How far is Lausanne from Munich?

Lausanne is approximately 256 miles (413 km) away from Munich.

How many services a day are there to Lausanne from Munich?

The average frequency per day from Munich to Lausanne is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Munich and Lausanne as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Munich to Lausanne?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Munich to Lausanne:

  • Most travelers board their bus from München, ZOB and arrive in Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey).
  • Most travelers board their train from München Hbf and arrive in Lausanne.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Munich to Lausanne?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Munich to Lausanne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Lausanne by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Munich to Lausanne for $20 (€16).
  • Travel with Brussels Airlines to go to Lausanne by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Brussels Airlines Munich to Lausanne tickets on Omio for $181 (€148).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Lausanne by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Lausanne for $33 (€27) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between Munich and Lausanne?

Yes, there are direct services available from Munich to Lausanne with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 6 direct trains per day and travel with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lausanne as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Munich to Lausanne.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Munich to Lausanne?
Looking to extend your trip from Munich to Lausanne? Many Omio customers who go from Munich to Lausanne usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Geneva, Paris or Milan. If you're looking to explore Geneva, Paris or Milan from Lausanne, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket from Munich to Lausanne online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $20 (€16) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $181 (€148) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $33 (€27) one way on average.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey