Lausanne: construction work at Paleyres.

We want to offer you more seating and greater flexibility during peak hours. To do this, we are building three 400-metre sidings for long-distance trains. 

We would like to warn you, as a resident affected by this construction work, about occasional disruptions by giving you regular updates. You can read our calendar and our news updates to find out about upcoming work. 


  • 2016 – start of construction
  • 2020 – start of operations
  • 2021 – end of construction

Engineering work updates.

We are currently carrying out the following work:

  • Construction of the retaining wall west of the Montolivet underpass
  • Completion of the new Montolivet underpass
  • Completion of various railway engineering works


Les Paleyres parking area, east of Lausanne station, between the Simplon and Bern lines