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Train Information from Basel to Lausanne

distanceDistance84 miles (136 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSBB

Trains from Basel to Lausanne cover the 84 miles (136 km) long route taking on average 2 h 12 min with our travel partners like SBB. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £60, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £60. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Lausanne.

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Train from Basel to Lausanne with SBB

Travel from Basel to Lausanne from £60 with Omio’s train partners SBB! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

SBB

SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip from Basel to Lausanne, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.

If you're looking for cheap SBB tickets from Basel to Lausanne, check out Omio! With one-way Basel to Lausanne train ticket prices starting as low as £60 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Lausanne from Basel by showing you the latest SBB offers, train timetables and tickets for this 84 miles (136 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with SBB. If you search for SBB tickets between Basel and Lausanne in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Basel and Lausanne on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with SBB so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

SBB has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your SBB tickets between Basel and Lausanne and when travelling by train:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Basel to Lausanne
Travel by train 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 Basel to Lausanne.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains between Basel and Lausanne?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Basel to Lausanne for the next 7 days starting from £60  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Basel to Lausanne?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Lausanne from Basel is £60  one way.
What is the distance from Basel to Lausanne via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Lausanne from Basel via train to be approximately 84 miles (136 km).
How long is the train between Basel and Lausanne?
The train time from Basel to Lausanne is on average 2 h 12 min  for the 84 miles (136 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Lausanne from Basel by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Basel and arrival train station in Lausanne?

Some of the Basel train stations to Lausanne you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Lausanne include Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel SBB   and arriving in Lausanne.

Where is the departure train station in Basel located? Where is the arrival train station in Lausanne located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Basel SBB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Basel.

The most popular arrival train station, Lausanne, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Lausanne.

What train companies offer a service between Basel and Lausanne?
Take the Basel to Lausanne train with SBB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Basel and Lausanne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there between Basel and Lausanne?
On average, there are 24 trains a day from Basel to Lausanne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Basel to Lausanne? When is the last train from Basel to Lausanne?
The earliest train for this route departs from Basel at 04: 56. The last train leaves from Basel at 23: 00. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Basel to Lausanne and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Basel and Lausanne for the best deals?
You can find a train between Basel and Lausanne to cost on average £60 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Basel to Lausanne train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Lausanne
Basel SBB is the most popular Basel railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Basel for your journey to Lausanne.