You can get from Paris to Lausanne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Lausanne on Oct 24 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||255 miles (412 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$43 - $98|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $43 (€35) • 7 h 10 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $88 (€72) • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, easyJet or SNCF | TGV Lyria|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 255 miles (412 km) to Lausanne from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $43 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, easyJet or SNCF | TGV Lyria among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Paris to Lausanne.
Travel between Paris, France and Lausanne, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of entry into Switzerland:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 10/23/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey to Lausanne from Paris.
The current restriction level for returning to Paris, France from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
All travelers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 10/23/21. 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 Paris from Lausanne here.
There are 3 ways that you can travel between Paris and Lausanne. You can take a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Lausanne from Paris is by taking a bus, which costs on average $43 (€35).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Lausanne:
A bus is generally $45 (€37) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $88 (€72) from Paris to Lausanne.
A bus is $55 (€45) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Paris to Lausanne costing on average $98 (€80).
The quickest way to travel to Lausanne from Paris is by flight, which takes on average 1 h compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 10 min.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 41 min.
The distance from Paris to Lausanne is approximately 255 miles (412 km).
The average frequency per day from Paris to Lausanne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Lausanne from Paris as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Paris to Lausanne:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris to Lausanne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Lausanne with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Lausanne tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
When planning your trip from Paris to Lausanne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Paris to Lausanne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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