Cheap train tickets from Lausanne to Basel

Showing times and prices for 7 Dec

Cheapest

£62

Average

£62

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Lausanne to Basel will cost around £ 62 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 62.

Cheapest
08:20Lausanne, gare2h12 10:32Basel SBB
1 changes
£621One-way
Cheapest
09:20Lausanne, gare2h12 11:32Basel SBB
1 changes
£621One-way
Cheapest
09:31Lausanne, gare2h22 11:53Basel SBB
2 changes
£621One-way
Cheapest
08:44Lausanne, gare2h17 11:01Basel SBB
1 changes
£621One-way
Cheapest
08:31Lausanne, gare2h22 10:53Basel SBB
2 changes
£621One-way

Train schedule Lausanne to Basel

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08:20Lausanne, gare2h12 10:32Basel SBB
0 changes
08:31Lausanne, gare2h22 10:53Basel SBB
0 changes
08:44Lausanne, gare2h17 11:01Basel SBB
0 changes
09:20Lausanne, gare2h12 11:32Basel SBB
0 changes
09:31Lausanne, gare2h22 11:53Basel SBB
0 changes

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Tue
7 Dec
£62SBB
Wed
8 Dec
£62SBB
Thu
9 Dec
£62SBB
Fri
10 Dec
£63SBB
Sat
11 Dec
£62SBB
Sun
12 Dec
£55SBB
Tue
14 Dec
£46SBB
Wed
15 Dec
£47SBB
Fri
17 Dec
£63SBB
Sat
18 Dec
£63SBB
Sun
19 Dec
£47SBB
Tue
21 Dec
£55SBB
Wed
22 Dec
£55SBB
Thu
23 Dec
£63SBB
Fri
24 Dec
£63SBB
Sat
25 Dec
£55SBB
Sun
26 Dec
£62SBB

Fastest train times from Lausanne to Basel

Showing times and prices for 7 Dec

Fastest Journey

2 h 12 m

Average

2 h 17 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

136 km

It's difficult to get from Lausanne to Basel without changing at least once.

Fastest
08:20Lausanne, gare2h12 10:32Basel SBB
1 changes
£621One-way
Fastest
09:20Lausanne, gare2h12 11:32Basel SBB
1 changes
£621One-way
08:44Lausanne, gare2h17 11:01Basel SBB
1 changes
£621One-way
09:31Lausanne, gare2h22 11:53Basel SBB
2 changes
£621One-way
08:31Lausanne, gare2h22 10:53Basel SBB
2 changes
£621One-way

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Train Information from Lausanne to Basel

distanceDistance84 miles (136 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£61 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSBB

Trains from Lausanne to Basel cover the 84 miles (136 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 12 min with our travel partners like SBB. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £61, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £55. Travellers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train companies

Travel with SBB between Lausanne and Basel

SBB trains will get you between Lausanne and Basel from £55. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

SBB

SBB is one of the best options when travelling by train from Lausanne to Basel. Omio quickly shows you current SBB train timetables for the Lausanne - Basel trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey available. The distance from Lausanne to Basel is around 84 miles (136 km) and the cheapest SBB one-way ticket you can book starts at £55. As you check the latest Lausanne to Basel train timetable from SBB for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Basel safely. If you search for SBB tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect SBB ticket between Lausanne and Basel so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

These are SBB 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Lausanne to Basel:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Lausanne to Basel
Travel by train to Basel 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 Lausanne to Basel.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains between Lausanne and Basel?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Lausanne to Basel to cost as little as £55  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Lausanne to Basel?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lausanne to Basel train price to come in at an average of £61  one way.
What is the distance by train from Lausanne to Basel?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Lausanne and Basel via train to be approximately 84 miles (136 km).
How long does it take from Lausanne to Basel by train?
On average the train from Lausanne to Basel duration is 2 h 12 min  for the 84 miles (136 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Lausanne to Basel do I depart from? Which Basel train station from Lausanne do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Lausanne, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille. When you arrive in Basel, your train can arrive in train stations including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Lausanne   to Basel SBB.

Where is the train station in Lausanne to go to Basel? Where is the train station in Basel located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Lausanne and need to travel around 0.2 miles (311 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Basel most often arrive at Basel SBB and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from this train station to the city centre.

What train providers offer a service between Lausanne and Basel?
For the best Lausanne to Basel train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with SBB. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Lausanne to Basel to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains are there from Lausanne to Basel a day?
The average number of trains departing Lausanne for Basel is 50 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Lausanne to Basel? When is the last train from Lausanne to Basel?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Lausanne at 07: 20. The last train leaves from Lausanne at 23: 18. Check Omio for the latest train times from Lausanne to Basel and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Lausanne to Basel train tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Lausanne to Basel is on average £61 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Lausanne and Basel available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lausanne
Basel
Lausanne is the most popular Lausanne 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 Lausanne for your journey to Basel.