EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) is located on the west of the city. To come to CECAM from either Lausanne or Renens CFF railway station, the easiest way is to take the Metro M1 and exit at the stop ‘UNIL-Sorge‘.
How to get to Lausanne from the Geneva/Cointrin International Airport (GVA)
Lausanne is 60km far from the airport. The Geneva CFF Airport railway station has direct access to the airport check-in and arrival levels and there are direct rail links to Lausanne. The single fare is about 27 CHF (app. 25€)
Check online the timetable to/from Geneva airport – Lausanne
How to get to EPFL from Lausanne CFF railway station
There is a metro link very close to the Lausanne train station, across the main exit.
- (i) Take the metro M2 towards Croisettes and then exit at “Lausanne Flon” (the first stop after “Lausanne Gare”).
- (ii) From ‘Lausanne Flon’, take the metro M1 towards ‘Renens CFF’ and exit at stop UNIL-Sorge.
How to get to EPFL from Renens CFF railway station
You may choose to stop at Renens CFF station. Form there, take the metro towards ‘Lausanne Flon’ and exit at stop UNIL-Sorge.
Metro M1 : Timetable