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Train Information to Lausanne from Paris

distanceDistance255 miles (412 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€83)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV Lyria or SNCF | TGV Lyria

Trains from Paris to Lausanne cover the 255 miles (412 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 41 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria or SNCF | TGV Lyria. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £73, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Lausanne.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris 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 Paris to Lausanne.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Paris to Lausanne?

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

Is international entry into Lausanne from Paris restricted?

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Paris and Lausanne closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to France from Lausanne, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Lausanne?

Entry into 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 Paris, France?

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

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

Last checked on 22/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Lausanne.

How much do cheap trains from Paris to Lausanne cost?
You can find a cheap train from Paris to Lausanne for some dates and times for as low as £43  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Paris to Lausanne?
The Paris to Lausanne train ticket price is on average £73  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance by train from Paris to Lausanne?
The Paris to Lausanne train distance is approximately 255 miles (412 km).
How long does it take from Paris to Lausanne by train?
On average the train from Paris to Lausanne duration is 3 h 41 min  for the 255 miles (412 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Paris and arrival train station in Lausanne?

Some of the Paris train stations to Lausanne you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. 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 Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Lausanne.

Where is the Paris train station located? Where is the Lausanne train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Paris Gare de Lyon, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Paris. The most popular arrival train station in Lausanne, called Lausanne, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

What train companies go from Paris to Lausanne?
Take the Paris to Lausanne train with SNCF | TGV Lyria or SNCF | TGV Lyria. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Paris to Lausanne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there from Paris to Lausanne a day?
On average, there are 4 trains a day from Paris to Lausanne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Paris to Lausanne?
The earliest train departing from Paris to Lausanne leaves at 05: 14. The last train departing from Paris to Lausanne leaves at 16: 56. You can find the latest Paris to Lausanne train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Paris to Lausanne to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Paris to Lausanne is on average £73 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Paris to Lausanne available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Lausanne
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Lausanne.
Amenities at station
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
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Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Metro lines: 4, 5
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30 | Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00
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Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00 | Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
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Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
Metro lines: 5, 10