Practical information


From Thursday, September 29th, 2022 in the afternoon to Saturday, October 1st, 2022 early afternoon.


University of Lausanne (UNIL), Genopode Building,
Quartier UNIL-Sorge, CH-1015 Lausanne
Metro station (M1): UNIL-Sorge

Tips: Upon arrival at the hotel, guests will receive the Lausanne Transport Card which is valid during the whole stay. This card gives an unrestricted access to all public transport services in Lausanne. The first trip from lausanne station to the hotel is free. In the case of a ticket check, an identity document and the confirmation of the hotel reservation must be presented.


By train : Tickets and timetable to Lausanne central station
Rail travel from major European cities:
Paris – Lausanne : ~3h.40 – 413 km
Pise – Lausanne: ~7h.10 – 430 km
Frankfurt – Lausanne: ~5h.00 – 427 km
Barcelone – Lausanne: ~10h.15 – 673 km
Brussels – Lausanne: ~5h.30 – 510 km
Wien – Lausanne: ~10h10 – 750 km

By plane: travel to Geneva Airport
Geneva airport’s central train station is just a few minutes’ walk from the airport exit. You can buy your train ticket for Lausanne either online or at various ticket machines located in the airport or train station halls.
Journey to Lausanne lasts approximately 40 minutes.

Once at the Lausanne railway station:
From Lausanne central station to UNIL, take Metro M2 to Lausanne-Flon, then Metro M1 to UNIL-Sorge.
Timetable and map of local metros and buses

For any further practical information, please feel free to contact Mrs Stéphanie Scuderi.