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21 Jan
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22 Jan
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23 Jan
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24 Jan
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25 Jan
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27 Jan
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28 Jan
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29 Jan
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Travel Information between Paris and Lausanne

distanceDistance255 miles (412 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£27 - £31
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £27 • 1 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £27 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV Lyria

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 255 miles (412 km) to Lausanne from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £27. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are easyJet, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV Lyria among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Paris to Lausanne.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Paris, France and Lausanne, Switzerland allowed?

Travel from Paris, France to Lausanne, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lausanne from Paris restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lausanne, Switzerland from Paris?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland 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 13/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Lausanne from Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to France from Lausanne, Switzerland?

Return travel to Paris, France from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Switzerland?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 18/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Paris from Lausanne.

How do you get from Paris to Lausanne?

You can travel between Paris and Lausanne 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Lausanne from Paris?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Paris to Lausanne. Tickets for a flight cost on average £27.

This is compared to other travel options to Lausanne:

A flight journey is usually £4 less than a journey to Lausanne by coach, which costs on average £31 for the same trip.

A flight is generally £2 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £30 from Paris to Lausanne.

What is the quickest way from Paris to Lausanne?

The fastest way to get to Lausanne from Paris is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

There are alternative travel options to Lausanne that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 7 h 10 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Lausanne by train can take on average 3 h 41 min.

How far is it from Paris to Lausanne?

The Paris to Lausanne distance is approximately 255 miles (412 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Paris to Lausanne is:

  • Around 4 trains per day.

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

When going from Paris to Lausanne, where do I depart from Paris and where do I arrive in Lausanne?

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey).
  • Most travellers take a train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne.

Which travel companies can take me from Paris to Lausanne?

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

  • You can travel between Paris and Lausanne by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £27 with easyJet from Paris to Lausanne.
  • You can travel from Paris to Lausanne by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £31 with Flixbus from Paris to Lausanne.
  • You can travel by train from Paris to Lausanne with SNCF | TGV Lyria, and you can find SNCF | TGV Lyria Paris to Lausanne tickets for £30 on Omio.

Is there a direct service between Paris and Lausanne?

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

  • You can take a direct flight with Air France with direct flights per day.
  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can travel directly by train with SNCF | TGV Lyria with 4 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 Paris to Lausanne.

Where should I go next after I travel from Paris to Lausanne?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Paris to Lausanne often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Geneva, Milan or Zurich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Paris and Lausanne itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Lausanne and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book tickets between Paris and Lausanne online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £27 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £31 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £30 one way on average.

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