Brussels to Lausanne by train

  • First train
    06:13
  • Last train
    21:43
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 54m
  • Distance
    509 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    11hr 41m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Brussels to Lausanne by train

Fast trains from Brussels to Lausanne take around 5 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 509 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brussels and Lausanne.

1. Are there direct trains from Brussels to Lausanne?

Journeys between Brussels and Lausanne usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 10 departures on the route from Brussels to Lausanne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 12 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Brussels to Lausanne?

The Brussels to Lausanne train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Brussels to Lausanne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lausanne is usually scheduled to depart Brussels around 06:13 and the last train is around 21:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brussels around 06:25, and the last at 21:13.

When to book Brussels to Lausanne train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Brussels to Lausanne by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brussels and Lausanne?

More than one train company operates on the route from Brussels to Lausanne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn
  • SBB
  • Schnellzug
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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