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Train Information from Vienna to Lausanne

distanceDistance469 miles (756 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€47)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersÖBB | Railjet or ÖBB

Trains from Vienna to Lausanne cover the 469 miles (756 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 46 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Railjet or ÖBB. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £41, but the average price of train tickets is £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Lausanne.

Train companies

Vienna to Lausanne with ÖBB

You can travel by train from Vienna to Lausanne with ÖBB for as low as £41. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

ÖBB

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Vienna and Lausanne by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

Are you making plans to travel from Vienna to Lausanne? Why not take a train with ÖBB? Omio can show you current ÖBB train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Vienna to Lausanne trains all in one place. On the ÖBB train, you can expect to travel 469 miles (756 km) from Vienna to Lausanne. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Vienna to Lausanne, you can quickly see if the ÖBB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way ÖBB train from Vienna to Lausanne, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by ÖBB when booking your train tickets between Vienna and Lausanne due to the coronavirus:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • ÖBB has granted goodwill arrangements for tickets bought until March 15, 2020.
    • National ÖBB: Tickets valid until June 1, 2020, can be refunded as a voucher
    • International ÖBB: Ticket refunds depend on the current entry regulations set by the government of the destination country
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

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

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Lausanne, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

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 23/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Vienna to Lausanne before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Austria from Lausanne, Switzerland?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

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

Last verified on 20/10/2021. 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 Vienna train here.

What is the price of the cheapest train to Lausanne from Vienna?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Lausanne from Vienna for the next 7 days starting from £41  one way.
What is the average price of train tickets to Lausanne from Vienna?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Lausanne from Vienna is £41  one way.
How many miles is it from Vienna to Lausanne by train?
You should expect to travel around 469 miles (756 km)  between Vienna and Lausanne by train.
What is the average Vienna to Lausanne train duration?
The Vienna to Lausanne train duration is on average 10 h 46 min, which is to be expected when travelling 469 miles (756 km) from Vienna to Lausanne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Vienna to Lausanne, which train station in Vienna do I depart from and which train station in Lausanne do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arriving in Lausanne.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Lausanne and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Lausanne.

What train companies go from Vienna to Lausanne?
When taking a train from Vienna to Lausanne, you can count on ÖBB | Railjet or ÖBB for the best way to get you to Lausanne. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Lausanne from Vienna and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
What are the first and last departure train times from Vienna to Lausanne?
The earliest train departing from Vienna to Lausanne leaves at 10: 30. The last train departing from Vienna to Lausanne leaves at 16: 30. You can find the latest Vienna to Lausanne train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Vienna to Lausanne train tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Vienna to Lausanne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £41 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Lausanne from Vienna are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Lausanne
The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your trip between Vienna and Lausanne.