The cheapest trains from Lausanne to Florence

Showing times and prices for 27 Oct

Cheapest

£103

Average

£113

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 Florence will cost around £ 113 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 103.

Cheapest
14:18Lausanne, gare9h32 23:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
2 changes
£1031One-way
2nd Cheapest
14:18Lausanne, gare5h46 20:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
£1141One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:18Lausanne, gare5h46 14:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
£1141One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:18Lausanne, gare5h32 11:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
£1141One-way
08:18Lausanne, gare9h09 17:27Florence Rifredi
1 changes
£1171One-way

Timetable Lausanne to Florence

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wed, 27 Oct
06:18Lausanne, gare5h32 11:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
0 changes
08:18Lausanne, gare5h46 14:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
0 changes
08:18Lausanne, gare9h09 17:27Florence Rifredi
0 changes
14:18Lausanne, gare5h46 20:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
0 changes
14:18Lausanne, gare9h32 23:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
0 changes

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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Tue
26 Oct
£79Trenitalia
£36Flixbus
£123Lufthansa
Wed
27 Oct
£103Trenitalia
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£135Swiss
Thu
28 Oct
£79Trenitalia
£79Flixbus
£134Swiss
Sat
30 Oct
£74Trenitalia
£36Flixbus
£213Swiss
Sun
31 Oct
£65Trenitalia
£40Flixbus
£84Swiss
Mon
1 Nov
£87Frecciarossa
£53Flixbus
£59Swiss
Tue
2 Nov
£79Trenitalia
£45Flixbus
£98Air Dolomiti
Fri
5 Nov
£79Trenitalia
£26Flixbus
£65Swiss
Sun
7 Nov
Find prices
£23Flixbus
£60Swiss
Mon
8 Nov
£59Trenitalia
£23Flixbus
£56Swiss

The fastest trains from Lausanne to Florence

Showing times and prices for 27 Oct

Fastest Journey

5 h 32 m

Average

7 h 9 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

474 km

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

Fastest
06:18Lausanne, gare5h32 11:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
£1141One-way
2nd Fastest
14:18Lausanne, gare5h46 20:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
£1141One-way
2nd Fastest
08:18Lausanne, gare5h46 14:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
£1141One-way
08:18Lausanne, gare9h09 17:27Florence Rifredi
1 changes
£1171One-way
14:18Lausanne, gare9h32 23:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
2 changes
£1031One-way

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Train Information between Lausanne and Florence

distanceDistance293 miles (473 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£81 (€92)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa or Trenitalia

Trains from Lausanne to Florence cover the 293 miles (473 km) long route taking on average 5 h 32 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £81, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Train companies

Frecciarossa and Trenitalia trains from Lausanne to Florence

Buy your official Frecciarossa and Trenitalia train tickets from Lausanne to Florence from £65 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

Find the perfect train between Lausanne and Florence with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance between Lausanne and Florence by train is 293 miles (473 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is { cheapest_price }}. Check out Trenitalia’s train timetable from Lausanne to Florence, compare the best prices for the trip and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia is the main operator of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Travel Tips

Trains from Lausanne to Florence
Travel by train to Florence 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 Florence.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Florence from Lausanne?

Travel between Lausanne, Switzerland and Florence, Italy by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Lausanne?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Florence, Italy?

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 25/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Lausanne to Florence before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Lausanne, Switzerland from Florence, Italy?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Florence to Lausanne is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Italy?

Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Florence?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland?

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

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

Last verified on 23/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Florence to Lausanne train here.

What is the cost of cheap trains from Lausanne to Florence?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Florence from Lausanne to cost as little as £65  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets between Lausanne and Florence?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Lausanne to Florence train prices are on average £81  one way.
How far is it from Lausanne to Florence by train?
The Lausanne to Florence train distance is approximately 293 miles (473 km).
How long is the train from Lausanne to Florence?
The train time between Lausanne and Florence is on average 5 h 32 min  for the 293 miles (473 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Lausanne and Florence by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Lausanne to Florence train leave from? Which Florence train station do I come into from Lausanne?

There are a few train stations in Lausanne to start your journey from including Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille. In Florence you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lausanne   and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Where is the train station in Lausanne? Where is the train station in Florence?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Lausanne and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Firenze Santa Maria Novella and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Florence.

What train providers offer a service between Lausanne and Florence?
When taking a train from Lausanne to Florence, you can count on Frecciarossa or Trenitalia for the best way to get you to Florence. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Lausanne to Florence and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there between Lausanne and Florence?
The average number of trains departing Lausanne for Florence is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Lausanne to Florence?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Lausanne at 06: 18. The last train leaves from Lausanne at 13: 18. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Lausanne to Florence and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Lausanne to Florence train tickets to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Lausanne to Florence within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £81 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Lausanne to Florence are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lausanne
Florence
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 Florence.