Trains from
Lausanne to Genoa

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Lausanne to Genoa route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time8h 25m
Fare range€28-€171

First & last trains

First train departs at06:18
Last train departs at23:20

Fastest journey

Fastest route5h 26m
Changes1 change


Origin StationLausanne
Destination StationGenoa

Train times for Tue 25 Jul

7h 25m3 changes
5h 52m2 changes
5h 26m1 change
8h 20m2 changes
7h 23m3 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lausanne to Genoa start at €86.87 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Lausanne to Genoa?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lausanne to Genoa is €28. To buy train tickets from Lausanne to Genoa for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Lausanne to Genoa by train?

The average journey time between Lausanne and Genoa is 8 hours and 25 minutes and the fastest journey time is 5 hours and 26 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 14 trains per day travelling from Lausanne to Genoa. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Lausanne to Genoa?

The first train from Lausanne to Genoa departs at 06:18. The last train from Lausanne to Genoa departs at 23:20. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Lausanne and Genoa?

No, it is not possible to travel from Lausanne to Genoa without having to change trains. To travel from Lausanne to Genoa will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Lausanne?

By train, of course. See trains from Genoa to Lausanne.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lausanne to Genoa for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/07/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 27/06/2017 for travel on 08/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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