Access to Lausanne by plane
Access to Lausanne by train
Access to Lausanne by road
Driving in Switzerland
Compulsory, CHF 40, available from post offices and service stations.
Must be worn in the front and back of the vehicle.
In town: between 30 and 50 km/h
Outside built-up areas: 70 to 80 km/h
Motorways: 120 km/h
Lake Geneva by boat
Lake Geneva is a popular spot for excursions thanks to the big white steamers operated by CGN. These sail from Lausanne-Ouchy to the towns of Morges, Rolle, Nyon, Geneva, Montreux, Vevey... and other seaside towns beyond the French-Swiss border.
Rapid, economical, eco-friendly
Both the N1 and N2 lines offer numerous return services all year-round between Evian-Lausanne and Thonon-Lausanne.
Tel. +41 900 929 929 (CHF 0.50/min.)
Les Aquarels du Léman (solar-powered boats)
An attractive eco-friendly scheme. Boats which are driven by solar power and go by the evocative name of Aquarel leave from Lausanne-Ouchy to pootle along the coast between May and October.
These aquabus services are operated by Olivier Hanggeli.
Tel. +41 79 754 05 35