Lausanne to Genoa by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 25m
  • Distance
    296 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 58m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Lausanne to Genoa by train

Fast trains from Lausanne to Genoa take around 5 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 296 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lausanne and Genoa.

1. Are there direct trains from Lausanne to Genoa?

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

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Lausanne to Genoa 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 18 departures.

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

The Lausanne to Genoa train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Genoa is usually scheduled to depart Lausanne around 05:43 and the last train is around 22:20. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lausanne around 06:18, and the last at 22:21.

When to book Lausanne to Genoa train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Lausanne to Genoa by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lausanne and Genoa?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • Thello
  • Treno del Mare

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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