How to get to Lausanne from abroad

Switzerland’s main airports are located in Geneva and Zurich. Direct trains run between Lausanne and both of these airports at least every hour. For detailed information: Swiss Railway site

How to reach EPFL by public transport

The fastest way is to take a train to “Renens VD”, then take the subway ‘M1’ (direction: Lausanne-Flon) and get off at the UNIL-Sorge stop.

You will get all the information (timetable, connections) on the Swiss Railway site (type “UNIL-Sorge” as destination). The Cubotron building is then on your right.

How to reach EPFL by car

Motorway A1 direction Lausanne-Sud, take the exit “UNIL-EPFL”. Follow the ‘Route du Lac’ (‘Route Cantonale’) along the lake to the EPFL campus.

Find your way from your location with ViaMichelin (destination is “Av. Piccard” in “Ecublens”)