Lausanne to Amsterdam by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 55m
  • Distance
    664 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    13hr 11m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lausanne to Amsterdam by train

Fast trains from Lausanne to Amsterdam take around 8 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 664 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lausanne and Amsterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Lausanne to Amsterdam?

Journeys between Lausanne and Amsterdam usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Lausanne to Amsterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 17 departures.

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

The Lausanne to Amsterdam train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Amsterdam is usually scheduled to depart Lausanne around 05:43 and the last train is around 00:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lausanne around 04:44, and the last at 00:45.

When to book Lausanne to Amsterdam 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 Lausanne to Amsterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lausanne and Amsterdam?

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

  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn
  • SBB

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.