Easy access

Villa Lavaux is 7 km (4 miles) from Lausanne, 55 km (35 miles) from Geneva, 10 km (6 miles) from Vevey and 15 km (10 miles) from Montreux. It is a short 10-minute walk from the Grandvaux train station.

Just 2 km (1 mi) from the A9 motorway exit, Villa Lavaux can be reached in less than one hour from Geneva’s international airport.

Berne is 1 hour from Lausanne by train. Basel, Gstaad, Lucerne, Zermatt and Zurich are just 2 hours away.

Access by motor vehicle   

Motorway Lausanne-Vevey-Simplon (A9), exit Belmont/Lutry (exit no. 11 in the direction of Montreux, exit no. 12 in the direction of Lausanne). Follow signs for Belmont, then for Grandvaux. At the first traffic circle, travel 2 km (follow Grandvaux). At the end of this road, turn right (follow Grandvaux) and continue down 400 m (1/4 mi.) to a speed bump with pedestrian crossing. At the speed bump, make a sharp right to continue down Sentier de la Dent d’Oche (steep slope). You have arrived at Villa Lavaux.

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Access by train

Directions from the train station (10 min). From the north (mountain) side of the track, walk past the Hotel Restaurant de la Gare to the STOP sign (100 m from the station). Continue straight another 300 m (350 yds) on the Route de la Trossiere (the train tracks are on your left) to the Route du Signal (YIELD sign). Cross the road (caution!), walk up some 30 m (35 yds) and turn left on Chemin des Chênes. Continue until the road dead-ends and walk up the first path on your right adjacent to the vineyard. Villa Lavaux is on your left.

Shuttle from the Grandvaux train station (2 min.). Call us at 021 799 99 99 and we will pick you up.

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Train schedules : www.sbb.ch