If you want to travel from Lausanne to Annecy by train, you've come to the right place.
You can expect the journey from Lausanne to Annecy by train to take around 2 hours 31 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 2 hours 23 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 20 trains per day running on this route, which spans 79 km. You'll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Annecy.
Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Lausanne to Annecy start from $33.00 when you book in advance.
If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!
It takes an average of 2h 31m to travel from Lausanne to Annecy by train, over a distance of around 49 miles (79 km). There are normally 20 trains per day traveling from Lausanne to Annecy and tickets for this journey start from $33 when you book in advance.
79 miles (49 km)
20 trains per day
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Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Lausanne to Annecy by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Lausanne and Annecy is 2 hours and 31 minutes, with around 20 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Lausanne to Annecy is 2 hours and 23 minutes.
Train tickets from Lausanne to Annecy can start from as little as $33 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
No, there are no direct train services from Lausanne to Annecy. Travelling from Lausanne to Annecy by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Lausanne to Annecy leaves at 04:51. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Lausanne to Annecy leaves at 19:51. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Lausanne to Annecy cover a distance of around 49 miles (79 km) during the journey.