Access, Parking & Contact

OPERA DE LAUSANNE – TICKET OFFICE
Avenue du Théâtre 12
CH-1005 Lausanne
opera@lausanne.ch
+41 21 315 40 20
Ticket office open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, from 1pm to 5pm.
And one hour before each show
Online ticket office

From August 26, 2024, new ticket office and telephone opening hours:
Tuesday to Friday, 1pm to 5pm,
as well as one hour before each performance, for that day’s performance only.


ARTIST ENTRANCE & RECEPTION
Rue Beau-Séjour 23
CH-1003 Lausanne
reception.opera@lausanne.ch
+41 21 315 40 40
Reception open from Monday to Friday from 9am to 12.30pm and 13.30pm to 7pm


Public Transport – Georgette (bus 1, 2, 4, 8, 9)
Train – Lausanne, 700 m from the Lausanne Train Station
Parking – Parking Bellefontaine, 250 m away
Special “Opéra de Lausanne” rechargeable prepaid card can be ordered by e-mail, 
offering 27% discount during performances and 10% discount at all times
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Everything you need to know about your tickets
Purchase, season tickets, general conditions...

Reduced Mobility

In order to accommodate the largest possible number of people, the Opéra de Lausanne offers an access ramp in front of its main entrance (as an extension of the sidewalk on the Théâtre Restaurant side), with an elevating platform to reach the reserved seats on the floor, as well as the private toilets.

The Opéra’s staff is pleased to accompany you to your seat.

Parking spaces reserved for people with reduced mobility are located on Avenue du Théâtre and Rue Beau-Séjour. If the aforementioned are used, access to the Opéra is via the Artists’ Entrance (Beau-Séjour 23).

Please contact our reception  to organize your arrival : +41 21 315 40 40

Night of the show

SHOW SCHEDULES

Opera and our bar open one hour before showtime; auditorium opens 30 minutes before showtime. Latecomers are only allowed into the auditorium at the end of an act or during a long break. In the meantime, they can watch the show live on a screen in the Salon Alice Bailly.

AGE LIMIT

The Opéra de Lausanne is happy to welcome young spectators from the age of 6 for all its performances. The age limit for children’s reduced tickets is 16 years old. An ID may be required and access to performances refused in the event of non-compliance, without refund.

PROGRAMS & LIBRETTOS

Programs : CHF 5.–
Librettos are downloadable (in French) online under each show page around one month before the premier.

COAT CHECK

Coat check is offered and available at the main entrance.

SUBTITLES

Subtitles are shown for each show in English and French.

BOUTIQUE 

Items in relation to the Opéra de Lausanne are for sale at the Ticket Office.

BOOSTER SEATS

Booster seats are available at the entrance of the doors in the main auditorium.

See also our Frequently asked questions
Everything you need to know for your evening at the Opéra!