Travel from Annemasse to Lausanne

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Train$13 | 1h 12min Train$13 | 1h 12min Bus7 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$14
    1h 14min · 7 lb of CO2
  2. Train$16
    1h 12min · 14 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$4
    43min · 9 lb of CO2

Annemasse to Lausanne Buses

bus tickets from Annemasse to Lausanne

$14 · 1h 14min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $14
Travel Duration
1h 14min

Annemasse to Lausanne Trains

train tickets from Geneva to Lausanne

$13 · 1h 12min
SBB
Train Tickets
About $13
Travel Duration
1h 12min
Geneva - Geneva
SBB · 1h 12minIC 7
Lausanne - Lausanne

Drive from Annemasse to Lausanne

Driving from Annemasse to Lausanne

$4 · 43min

It's 30 miles between Annemasse to Lausanne. On a typical day, it might take between 43min and 45min from Annemasse to Lausanne under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 48min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Lausanne by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $3.

Our recommendation to Lausanne

Take the train, even though it's more expensive, it's faster than the bus!

When to book trip from Annemasse to Lausanne?

The trip to Lausanne is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from Annemasse. The cheapest way to get from Annemasse to Lausanne is $13 and the quickest way takes just 1 hour 12 minutes with the train. SBB offers limited service between Lausanne and Annemasse.We recommend booking the trip to Lausanne about one week in advance. Though you might be able to find and book a ticket from Annemasse the day of, it is best to do this earlier as to be sure you have a seat to Lausanne.

Annemasse to Lausanne Vaud - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Annemasse to Lausanne. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Lausanne is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Annemasse/Lausanne buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Annemasse is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Annemasse Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes and Lausanne during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Annemasse to Lausanne? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Lausanne traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Lausanne is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Annemasse to Lausanne?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Annemasse to Lausanne is by train. The train costs $13 roughly and will take 1 hour 12 minutes.

How much does it cost to take the train from Annemasse to Lausanne?

The train costs about $13 between Annemasse and Lausanne. In total, the train will take roughly 1 hour 12 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at Geneva, which is 5 miles from Annemasse. Further, once you arrive at Lausanne or you will still have 1 miles to Lausanne.

How long does it take from Annemasse to Lausanne by car?

The total distance between Annemasse and Lausanne is 30 miles and will take you about 43 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $4.

Travel companies on this route

TGV Lyria
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SBB
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