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from Munich to Lausanne

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Lausanne on 4 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:55Munich Hbf6h21 19:16Lausanne, gare
2 changes
£501One-way
Cheapest
00:08Munich Hbf11h32 11:40Lausanne, gare
4 changes
£331One-way
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14:55Munich Hbf6h21 21:16Lausanne, gare
2 changes
£501One-way
12:55Munich Hbf6h45 19:40Lausanne, gare
1 changes
£501One-way
18:52Munich Hbf6h32 01:24Lausanne, gare
2 changes
£501One-way

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Fri
3 Dec
£33Deutsche Bahn
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£309Air Dolomiti
Sat
4 Dec
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£14Flixbus
£306Air Dolomiti
Sun
5 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
£258Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
6 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
£233Lufthansa
Tue
7 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
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£93Eurowings
Wed
8 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
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£102Eurowings
Thu
9 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
£233Lufthansa
Fri
10 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£199Air Dolomiti
Sat
11 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
£199Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
12 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
£199Air Dolomiti
Mon
13 Dec
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£14Flixbus
£101Lufthansa
Tue
14 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
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£146Lufthansa
Wed
15 Dec
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£186Lufthansa
Thu
16 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
£199Air Dolomiti
Fri
17 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£93Eurowings
Sat
18 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£101Lufthansa
Sun
19 Dec
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£27Flixbus
£199Air Dolomiti
Mon
20 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
£215Cityjet
Tue
21 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
£111Lufthansa
Wed
22 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£145Lufthansa
Thu
23 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£87Air Dolomiti

Travel Information between Munich and Lausanne

distanceDistance256 miles (413 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £131
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 6 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £131 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Brussels Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 256 miles (413 km) to Lausanne from Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Brussels Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Munich to Lausanne.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Lausanne, Switzerland if I’m coming from Munich, Germany?

Travel between Munich, Germany and Lausanne, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Lausanne from Munich?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Lausanne, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 29/11/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Lausanne from Munich.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Germany from Lausanne, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for returning to Munich, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Munich, Germany from Lausanne, Switzerland?

Reentering Germany 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 Munich from Lausanne?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Which rules do I need to follow in Munich, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany 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 03/12/2021. 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 Munich from Lausanne here.

How do I travel between Munich and Lausanne?

You can travel to Lausanne from Munich 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Munich to Lausanne?

The cheapest way from Munich to Lausanne is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £14 compared to other travel options to Lausanne:

A coach is about £117 less than a flight, which costs on average £131 for this journey.

A coach journey is usually £10 less than a journey to Lausanne by train, which costs on average £24 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Munich to Lausanne?

The quickest way to travel between Munich and Lausanne is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 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 50 min   on average.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 6 h 30 min.

How many miles from Munich to Lausanne would I travel?

The distance between Munich and Lausanne is around 256 miles (413 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Munich to Lausanne is:

  • 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Lausanne from Munich 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 Munich and in Lausanne?

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from München, ZOB and arrive in Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey).
  • Most travellers catch their train from München Hbf and arrive in Lausanne.
Who can get me from Munich to Lausanne?

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

  • You can travel to Lausanne from Munich by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £14 with Flixbus from Munich to Lausanne.
  • You can travel by plane from Munich to Lausanne with Brussels Airlines, and you can find Brussels Airlines Munich to Lausanne tickets for £131 on Omio.
  • You can go to Lausanne from Munich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £24 with Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Lausanne on Omio.
Can I find a direct route between Munich and Lausanne?

Yes, there are direct services available to Lausanne from Munich with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct flights per day with Lufthansa Cityline.
  • You can travel directly by train with with 6 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lausanne as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Munich to Lausanne.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Lausanne from Munich?
Many of our customers travelling from Munich to Lausanne don't make Lausanne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Geneva, Paris or Milan, either of which you could add to your Munich and Lausanne trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lausanne to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Munich to Lausanne ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Munich to Lausanne, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £14 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is on average £131 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £24 one way.

But we recommend booking Munich to Lausanne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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