Lavaux and the Montreux Riviera in one day.

Do you have a whole day to devote to discovering Lavaux and the Montreux Riviera? We have come up with an itinerary for exploring the region purely by public transport. Don’t forget to choose a seat overlooking the lake!

Your trip step-by-step:

  1. Hop on board the train to Vevey, then head on up to the village of Chexbres with the Train des Vignes.
    To the timetable
  2. Continue your tour with a stroll through the vineyard until you reach the charming village of Rivaz, where you’ll take a wine tasting break at Lavaux VinoramaLink opens in new window..
  3. Go back down to Vevey for lunch and enjoy wandering through the old town.
    To the timetable
  4. Then carry on to Veytaux-Chillon to visit the magnificent Chillon Castle.Link opens in new window.
    To the timetable
  5. See Lausanne by boat to really top off your day.
    To the timetable


From 7 July to 26 August 2018, regional trains will be replaced by a bus service between Lausanne, Puidoux-Chexbres, Palézieux and Romont and between Puidoux-Chexbres and Vevey. Long-distance services on the Lausanne–Palézieux–Romont–Fribourg/Freiburg line will be replaced by shuttle trains running via Vevey.

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Rail Service

For timetable and ticket information, contact 0848 44 66 88Link opens in new window.

CHF 0.08/min.

(daily 24 hours)