Paris to Lausanne train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Lausanne

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£57

Average

£109

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.

SNCF | TGV Lyria
05:56Paris3h56 09:52Lausanne
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£571One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
09:56Paris3h41 13:37Lausanne
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£961One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
10:56Paris3h41 14:37Lausanne
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£1051One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
06:56Paris3h49 10:45Lausanne
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£1141One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
16:56Paris3h45 20:41Lausanne
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£1721One-way

Train schedule Paris to Lausanne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 22 May
SNCF | TGV Lyria
05:56Paris3h56 09:52Lausanne
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SNCF | TGV Lyria
06:56Paris3h49 10:45Lausanne
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SNCF | TGV Lyria
09:56Paris3h41 13:37Lausanne
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SNCF | TGV Lyria
10:56Paris3h41 14:37Lausanne
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SNCF | TGV Lyria
16:56Paris3h45 20:41Lausanne
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Fastest train times from Paris to Lausanne

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 41 m

Average

3 h 46 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

413 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Paris for Lausanne every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

SNCF | TGV Lyria
10:56Paris3h41 14:37Lausanne
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£1051One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
09:56Paris3h41 13:37Lausanne
0 changes
£961One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
16:56Paris3h45 20:41Lausanne
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£1721One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
06:56Paris3h49 10:45Lausanne
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£1141One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
05:56Paris3h56 09:52Lausanne
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£571One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Lausanne

distanceDistance255 miles (412 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV Lyria

Trains from Paris to Lausanne cover the 255 miles (412 km) long route taking on average 3 h 42 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV Lyria. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £26, but the average price of train tickets is £39. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Lausanne.

Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Lausanne

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FAQs

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

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 09/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Paris to Lausanne before travelling.

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:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • 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 20/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Lausanne.

You can find a cheap train from Paris to Lausanne for some dates and times for as low as £26  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Paris to Lausanne is £39  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Paris and Lausanne via train to be approximately 255 miles (412 km).
On average the train from Paris to Lausanne duration is 3 h 42 min  for the 255 miles (412 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

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, Grattapaille and Lausanne, Closelet.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Lausanne.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lausanne, located 0.4 miles (648 m) away from the city centre.

For the journey from Paris to Lausanne you can take a train with SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV Lyria. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Paris to Lausanne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Paris to Lausanne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first train from Paris to Lausanne leaves at 05: 18   and the last train for this leaves at 16: 56. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Lausanne timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
You can find a train from Paris to Lausanne to cost on average £39 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Paris to Lausanne train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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.
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+33 184943635
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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+33 890640650
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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+33 184943635
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
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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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
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
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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