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11 Dec
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12 Dec
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13 Dec
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Travel Information from Milan to Lausanne

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£25 - £94
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £25 • 6 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £66 • 3 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Alitalia Cityliner or Trenitalia

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 142 miles (229 km) from Milan to Lausanne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 22 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £25. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Alitalia Cityliner or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Milan to Lausanne.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Lausanne, Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

International travel from Milan, Italy to Lausanne, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Italy?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lausanne if travelling from Milan?

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 measures do I need to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 28/11/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Milan and Lausanne.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Milan, Italy from Lausanne, Switzerland?

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

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

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Milan, Italy regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Italy 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 29/11/2021. 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 Milan from Lausanne here.

What are my travel options from Milan to Lausanne?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Lausanne from Milan. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Milan to Lausanne?

The cheapest way from Milan to Lausanne is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £25 compared to other travel options to Lausanne:

A coach is generally £69 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £94 from Milan to Lausanne.

A coach journey is usually £41 less than a journey to Lausanne by train, which costs on average £66 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to Lausanne from Milan?

The quickest way to travel to Lausanne from Milan is by train, which takes on average 3 h 22 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h   on average.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 14 h 50 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Milan to Lausanne?

Lausanne is approximately 142 miles (229 km) away from Milan.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Milan to Lausanne?

The average frequency per day from Milan to Lausanne is:

  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Milan to Lausanne as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Milan and in Lausanne?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Milan to Lausanne:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Milan, Stazione Centrale and arrive in Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey).
  • Most travellers catch their train from Milano Centrale and arrive in Lausanne.
Which travel companies can take me from Milan to Lausanne?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Milan to Lausanne:

  • You can go to Lausanne from Milan by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £25 with Flixbus from Milan to Lausanne on Omio.
  • You can travel from Milan to Lausanne by flight with Alitalia Cityliner. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £94 with Alitalia Cityliner from Milan to Lausanne.
  • You can travel by train from Milan to Lausanne with Trenitalia, and you can find Trenitalia Milan to Lausanne tickets for £66 on Omio.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Milan to Lausanne?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Milan to Lausanne often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Geneva, Paris or Zurich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Milan and Lausanne itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Lausanne and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets from Milan to Lausanne online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £25 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £94 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £66 one way.

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

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