ECAL/Ecole cantonale d'art de Lausanne is located in Renens, to the west of Lausanne (see map.pdf). Lausanne is well connected to neighbouring towns thanks to an efficient public transport network.

For ECAL students there are several options to commute from Renens to downtown Lausanne and vice versa:

  • by train - CFF: Renens station – Lausanne station, travel time ~ 5 minutes
    (Train station 2-min. walk from ECAL).
  • by metro - M1: Renens station – Flon station, travel time ~ 20 minutes 
    (Metro stop in Renens train station 5-min. walk from ECAL).
  • Bus – No. 17: or No. 19 “Sous l’Eglise” – “Saint François”, travel time ~ 20 minutes 
    (“Sous l’Eglise” bus stop 2-min. walk from ECAL).

Lausanne/Renens are less than 45 minutes by train from Geneva Airport, with fast and frequent connections to other destinations throughout Switzerland.

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Photo Nicolas Faure