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from Prague to Lausanne

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

Our recommendation

To get from Prague to Lausanne on Nov 30 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:10AMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport8h30 07:40PMGeneva International Airport
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$1981One-way
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11:10AMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport8h30 07:40PMGeneva International Airport
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02:50PMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport3h35 06:25PMGeneva International Airport
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$2741One-way
07:00AMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport3h10 10:10AMGeneva International Airport
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$2841One-way
01:45PMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport4h25 06:10PMGeneva International Airport
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$2771One-way

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Tue
Nov 30
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$198Air France
Thu
Dec 2
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$54Flixbus
$130Swiss
Fri
Dec 3
$45Deutsche Bahn
$101Flixbus
$39easyJet
Sun
Dec 5
$45Deutsche Bahn
$72Flixbus
$90easyJet

Travel Information from Prague to Lausanne

distanceDistance433 miles (699 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$46 - $87
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $46 (€38) • 12 h 33 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $56 (€47) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 433 miles (699 km) by bus, flight or train between Prague and Lausanne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $46 (€38). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Prague to Lausanne.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Prague, Czechia and Lausanne, Switzerland allowed?

International travel from Prague, Czechia to Lausanne, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Czechia?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lausanne if traveling from Prague?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self 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 measures do I need to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Switzerland 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 11/28/21; 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 from Prague to Lausanne.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Prague, Czechia from Lausanne, Switzerland?

Return travel to Prague, Czechia from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Czechia from Switzerland?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Czechia?

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

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Prague, Czechia was last verified on 11/22/21. 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 Prague from Lausanne.

What are the ways to get from Prague to Lausanne?

There are 3 ways to get from Prague to Lausanne: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Prague to Lausanne?

The cheapest way to go to Lausanne from Prague is by taking a train, which costs on average $46 (€38).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Lausanne:

A train is generally $41 (€34) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $87 (€72) from Prague to Lausanne.

Taking a train is usually $10 (€9) less than taking a flight to Lausanne, which costs on average $56 (€47) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Prague to Lausanne?

The fastest way to get to Lausanne from Prague is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Lausanne can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Lausanne by bus can take on average 12 h 35 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 12 h 33 min.

How far is Lausanne from Prague?

You should expect to travel around 433 miles (699 km) between Prague and Lausanne.

Where do I depart from Prague? Where do I arrive in Lausanne?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and arrive in Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey).
  • Most travelers take a train from Prague, Praha, Zličín to Lausanne.
Which travel companies can get me from Prague to Lausanne?

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

  • You can take a bus from Prague to Lausanne with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $87 (€72) with Flixbus from Prague to Lausanne.
  • You can travel between Prague and Lausanne by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $56 (€47) with easyJet from Prague to Lausanne.
  • You can go to Lausanne from Prague by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $46 (€38) with Deutsche Bahn from Prague to Lausanne on Omio.
Can I find a direct route to Lausanne from Prague?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with.
  • You can travel directly by train 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 Prague to Lausanne.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Lausanne from Prague ends?
Your trip from Prague 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 Prague to Lausanne tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lausanne today!
How far in advance should I buy my Prague to Lausanne one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $87 (€72) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $56 (€47) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $46 (€38) one way on average.

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

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