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from Lausanne to Florence

You can get from Lausanne to Florence by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Lausanne to Florence on 27 Jul we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

13:05Geneva International Airport4h20 17:25Florence Peretola Airport
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£2141One-way
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13:05Geneva International Airport4h20 17:25Florence Peretola Airport
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£2141One-way
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06:30Geneva International Airport10h55 17:25Florence Peretola Airport
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£2141One-way
10:45Geneva International Airport6h35 17:20Florence Peretola Airport
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£2611One-way
06:50Geneva International Airport10h30 17:20Florence Peretola Airport
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£2611One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Tue
27 Jul
£81Flixbus
£214Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
29 Jul
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£104Vueling
Fri
30 Jul
£60Flixbus
£112Vueling
Sat
31 Jul
£91Flixbus
£102Swiss
Mon
2 Aug
£96Flixbus
£116Vueling
Tue
3 Aug
£60Flixbus
£174Swiss
Fri
6 Aug
£74Flixbus
£102Swiss
Sat
7 Aug
£72Flixbus
£102Swiss
Mon
9 Aug
£72Flixbus
£96Vueling
Tue
10 Aug
£60Flixbus
£103Swiss
Wed
11 Aug
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£76Vueling
Fri
13 Aug
£56Flixbus
£102Swiss

Travel Information between Lausanne and Florence

distanceDistance293 miles (473 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£65 - £100
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £65 • 3 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £65 • 3 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiestab or Trenitalia

Take a flight or train to travel 293 miles (473 km) from Lausanne to Florence. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £65. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are tab or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Lausanne to Florence.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Lausanne, Switzerland and Florence, Italy allowed?

Travel from Lausanne, Switzerland to Florence, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Florence from Lausanne restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Florence, Italy from Lausanne?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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 issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Florence, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 25/07/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Florence from Lausanne closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Lausanne, Switzerland from Florence, Italy due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Lausanne, Switzerland from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Lausanne, Switzerland from Florence, Italy?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Lausanne from Florence?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 21/07/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Lausanne from Florence here.

How do you get from Lausanne to Florence?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Lausanne and Florence. You can take a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Lausanne to Florence?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Lausanne to Florence, which costs on average £65.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Florence:

A flight is about £36 less than a train, which costs on average £100 for this route.

What is the fastest way from Lausanne to Florence?

The fastest way from Lausanne to Florence is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Florence from Lausanne can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by train can take 9 h 49 min   on average.

What is the distance from Lausanne to Florence?

The Lausanne to Florence distance is approximately 293 miles (473 km).

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Lausanne to Florence?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Lausanne to Florence:

  • Trains mostly leave from Lausanne, gare and tend to arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lausanne to Florence?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lausanne to Florence, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with tab to go to Florence by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find tab Lausanne to Florence tickets on Omio for £65.
  • Trenitalia can get you to Florence by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Trenitalia from Lausanne to Florence for £100 on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel to Florence from Lausanne?
Omio customers who travel from Lausanne to Florence often also extend their holiday to go to Rome, Milan or Venice. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Florence and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Florence from Lausanne online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Florence from Lausanne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average £65 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £100 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Lausanne to Florence online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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