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SwitzerlandMobility 5: Central Plateau Route

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m 700 600 500 400 300 350 300 250 200 150 100 50 km Romanshorn GB Lausanne Bielersee Bahnhof Solothurn
From Lake Constance to Lake Geneva
difficult
Distance 370.7 km
25:29 h
1,090 m
1,113 m
619 m
336 m
The Mittelland Route (Route 5) leads in 9 stages from Romanshorn to Lausanne. A total of 370 kilometres, 85 kilometres of which are on unpaved roads, and around 1600 metres of altitude difference lie between Lake Constance and Lac Léman. Rivers, lakes and picturesque towns determine the course of the route.
Difficulty
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Highest point
619 m
Lowest point
336 m
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Start

Romanshorn (398 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'746'020E 1'270'009N
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47.564544, 9.379123
DMS
47°33'52.4"N 9°22'44.8"E
UTM
32T 528518 5267972
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Destination

Lausanne

Turn-by-turn directions

Romanshorn - Bischofszell - Winterthur - Will - Winterthur - Zurich - Baden - Brugg - Aarau - Olten - Aarburg - Aarwangen - Wangen a.A. -Solothurn - Biel - Ins - Estavayer-leLac - Yverdon - Cossonay - Lausanne

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Public transport

By train to Romanshorn

Getting there

From Zurich or Chur on the motorway to Romanshorn

Parking

Paid parking available

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'746'020E 1'270'009N
DD
47.564544, 9.379123
DMS
47°33'52.4"N 9°22'44.8"E
UTM
32T 528518 5267972
w3w 
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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
370.7 km
Duration
25:29 h
Ascent
1,090 m
Descent
1,113 m
Highest point
619 m
Lowest point
336 m
Multi-stage route

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  • 2 Stages
recommended route Difficulty difficult Stage 1 closed
Distance 205 km
Duration 11:15 h
Ascent 826 m
Descent 804 m

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recommended route Difficulty difficult Stage 2
Distance 165.6 km
Duration 8:30 h
Ascent 358 m
Descent 408 m

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