The cheapest trains from Nice to Lausanne

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Cheapest

£97

Average

£119

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 Nice to Lausanne will cost around £ 119 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 97.

Cheapest
14:53Nice Ville17h55 08:48Lausanne, gare
2 changes
£971One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:23Nice Ville19h25 08:48Lausanne, gare
3 changes
£1091One-way
11:53Nice Ville20h55 08:48Lausanne, gare
4 changes
£1321One-way
11:23Nice Ville21h25 08:48Lausanne, gare
4 changes
£1361One-way

Timetable Nice to Lausanne

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11:23Nice Ville21h25 08:48Lausanne, gare
0 changes
11:53Nice Ville20h55 08:48Lausanne, gare
0 changes
13:23Nice Ville19h25 08:48Lausanne, gare
0 changes
14:53Nice Ville17h55 08:48Lausanne, gare
0 changes

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The fastest trains from Nice to Lausanne

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Fastest Journey

17 h 55 m

Average

19 h 55 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

317 km

It's difficult to get from Nice to Lausanne without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
14:53Nice Ville17h55 08:48Lausanne, gare
2 changes
£971One-way
2nd Fastest
13:23Nice Ville19h25 08:48Lausanne, gare
3 changes
£1091One-way
11:53Nice Ville20h55 08:48Lausanne, gare
4 changes
£1321One-way
11:23Nice Ville21h25 08:48Lausanne, gare
4 changes
£1361One-way

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Train Information between Nice and Lausanne

distanceDistance196 miles (316 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£173 (€196)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Nice to Lausanne cover the 196 miles (316 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 22 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £83, but the average price of train tickets is £173. Travellers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Lausanne.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Lausanne from Nice?

Travel between Nice, France and Lausanne, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Nice?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When travelling in Switzerland, 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 15/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Nice to Lausanne before travelling.

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

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

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

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Lausanne?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Nice, France?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 17/10/2021. 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 Lausanne to Nice train here.

How much do cheap train tickets between Nice and Lausanne cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Nice to Lausanne for the next 7 days starting from £83  one way.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Nice to Lausanne on average?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Nice to Lausanne train price to come in at an average of £173  one way.
What is the distance to Lausanne from Nice via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Nice to Lausanne via train to be approximately 196 miles (316 km).
How long does it take from Nice to Lausanne by train?
On average the train from Nice to Lausanne duration is 10 h 22 min  for the 196 miles (316 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Nice and arrival train station in Lausanne?

When taking the train to Lausanne from Nice, you can choose to depart from train stations like Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. Your journey can end in train stations such as Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Nice Ville   and arrive in Lausanne.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Nice Ville, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lausanne, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

How many train services per day are there to Lausanne from Nice?
The average number of trains departing Nice for Lausanne is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Nice to Lausanne? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Nice at 05: 53. The last train leaves from Nice at 07: 53. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Nice to Lausanne and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy train tickets between Nice and Lausanne to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Nice to Lausanne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £173 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Nice to Lausanne a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nice
Lausanne
Nice Ville is the most popular Nice 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 Nice for your journey to Lausanne.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 30 - 15: 30
Connections to/from station
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: Ligne d'Azur
Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, TER PACA 3, TER PACA 4, TER PACA 5, TER PACA 6, Russian Railways

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