Travel to Lausanne
It is possible to reach Lausanne by train, especially from France, Italy or Germany.
There are frequent trains from the three following airports to Lausanne.
- Geneva: 45 min to Lausanne
- Zürich: 2 h 30 min to Lausanne
- Basel: 2 h 30 min to Lausanne
Getting to the University of Lausanne
From Lausanne central station take the Metro line M2 towards Croisettes and get off at “Lausanne-Flon”. From “Lausanne-Flon” take the Metro line M1 towards “Renens-Gare” and get off at the stop “UNIL-Mouline” (the stop is in front of the building Géopolis).
You find here the Géopolis building on the map of the University of Lausanne.
Getting to the Gala dinner
To get to the restaurant Le Raisin, where the Gala dinner will be held, take the Metro M1 to “Lausanne-Flon” (terminal station). From “Lausanne-Flon”, you can either walk up to the Raisin (5 min), or take the Metro M2 to “Riponne M. Béjart” (direction “Lausanne-Sallaz”) and then walk down to the restaurant (2 min).