|Distance||32 miles (51 km)|
|Average train duration||36 min|
|Average train ticket price||£14 (€16)|
|Train frequency||51 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 51 direct trains a day|
Trains from Lausanne to Geneva cover the 32 miles (51 km) long trip taking on average 36 min with our travel partners like SBB. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £10, but the average price of train tickets is £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Genève.
Travel between Lausanne and Geneva from £10 with Omio’s train partners SBB! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip from Lausanne to Geneva, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.
Omio helps you find the perfect Lausanne - Geneva train with SBB. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Lausanne to Geneva, Omio shows you SBB’s current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Lausanne to Geneva trip. You can expect to travel around 32 miles (51 km) from Lausanne to Geneva on a train with SBB. Once you are ready, buy your one-way SBB tickets between Lausanne and Geneva starting as low as £10 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with SBB!
SBB has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Lausanne to Geneva:
There are frequent daily direct trains from Lausanne to Geneva 7 days a week, on one of Switzerland's busiest commuter lines. From early morning throughout the day and evening there are departures roughly every 10 minutes, with connections decreasing to around 3 per hour in the late evenings. Journey times for the trip southwest along the lake shoreline to Geneva range from 36 minutes to 55 minutes.
Daily direct trains from Lausanne to Geneva run from early morning to late at night, with morning peak time services departing 7 to 8 times an hour. Daytime and evening services depart from Lausanne every 10 minutes on average, with 3 trains an hour to Geneva operating in the late evening until around midnight.
Trains from Lausanne to Geneva take between 36 and 55 minutes to cover the 37-mile route southwest along the shore of Lake Geneva, depending on the class of train and the stops made en route. With very frequent direct services to Geneva, indirect journeys are not a consideration for this trip.
Departure station: Lausanne Gare is located on the south side of the city center, about 20 minutes on foot, with frequent public transit connections available on Metro trams, city bus routes and RER suburban rail lines. Passenger facilities at the station include a shopping mall, food stores, coffee bars, ATMs, car rental agencies and luggage lockers.
Arrival station: Geneva Cornavin Station is located in the center of the city, with public transit links available on city buses, trams and suburban rail lines. The station concourse has a shopping mall, restaurants, fast food outlets, coffee bars, luggage storage lockers, ATMs and taxi stands.
Swiss Federal Railways, the national rail operator, known in German, French and Italian as SBB, CFF and FFS, provides all the trains from Lausanne to Geneva on this busy commuter route.
Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) trains from Lausanne to Geneva include some InterCity long distance services but are predominantly InterRegional and local Regional trains. The quickest connections between the Swiss cities take 36 minutes to complete the journey southwest, while the slower Regional connections take around 20 minutes longer.
SBB InterCity trains from Lausanne to Geneva have a choice of first- and second-class seating, with quiet zones and a cafe-bistro. The InterRegional and Regional services operating on this route are mostly double-decker trains with two classes of ticket. Dedicated wheelchair spaces are available on all SBB trains, and staff are available to provide assistance with boarding to travelers with limited mobility. Dogs are permitted, with a charge of half a second-class fare, and small pets in carriers travel for free. Cyclists can take bikes on board but must buy a bike ticket or a one day bike card. A check-in service is available for passengers with a lot of luggage, with a small charge.
With frequent daily trains from Lausanne to Geneva, there are plenty of economical fares available, with off-peak journeys usually the cheapest. Booking in advance on the Omio site makes it simple to see the differences in fares at a glance. By being a little flexible with travel plans, finding the cheapest tickets for travel to Geneva is usually straightforward.
When departing from Lausanne, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille. When arriving in Geneva, you can end your journey in train stations like Genève and Geneva.
Omio customers book a train from Lausanne to Genève most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Lausanne, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Lausanne. The most popular arrival train station in Geneva, called Genève, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.
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