Lausanne station Practical information

Built in 1916 on the model of Leipzig central station, Lausanne train station is the main railway station serving the canton of Vaud. It is located right in the middle of the city and serves a large number of Swiss and French destinations. We’ve prepared a list of everything you need to know before arriving at Lausanne train station, including information about access, parking, lockers, etc.

Heading to... Lausanne

🚋 Do you prefer to use public transport?

Lausanne’s extensive public transport network will help you get around the city. Download the station map with an overview of the transport options

💡 Our tip: To make it easier to get around, check Lausanne’s transport network (only in French).

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Would you prefer to visit Lausanne without your luggage in tow?

You can leave it in the lockers at Lausanne station. The cost depends on the size of the luggage and the duration of storage. Please see the SBB website for more information.

More information about the station

Address: Place de la Gare 5A

1003 Lausanne

Phone:  +41 (0) 848 44 66 88 (SBB contact centre, open 24/7)

Opening hours: 

Mon – Fri 6:30 am – 8 pm

Sat–Sun 7:00 am – 7:30 pm

Information is provided without guarantee. Check the opening hours for Lausanne station on the SBB site.