Hamburg to Lucerne train

Cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Cheapest

30

Average

60

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
02:37AMHamburg10h28 01:05PMLucerne
0 transfers
301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:54AMHamburg8h11 12:05PMLucerne
0 transfers
301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:50PMHamburg12h05 06:55AMLucerne
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561One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:01PMHamburg11h54 05:55AMLucerne
0 transfers
781One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:01PMHamburg12h04 04:05AMLucerne
0 transfers
1081One-way

Train schedule from Hamburg to Lucerne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, August 15
Deutsche Bahn
02:37AMHamburg10h28 01:05PMLucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
03:54AMHamburg8h11 12:05PMLucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
04:01PMHamburg12h04 04:05AMLucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
06:01PMHamburg11h54 05:55AMLucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
06:50PMHamburg12h05 06:55AMLucerne
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Fastest train times from Hamburg to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Fastest Journey

8 h 11 m

Average

10 h 56 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

736 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Hamburg for Lucerne every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
03:54AMHamburg8h11 12:05PMLucerne
0 transfers
301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
02:37AMHamburg10h28 01:05PMLucerne
0 transfers
301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:01PMHamburg11h54 05:55AMLucerne
0 transfers
781One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:01PMHamburg12h04 04:05AMLucerne
0 transfers
1081One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:50PMHamburg12h05 06:55AMLucerne
0 transfers
561One-way

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Overview: Train from Hamburg to Lucerne

distanceDistance456 miles (735 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price$69 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Hamburg to Lucerne cover the 456 miles (735 km) long route taking on average 8 h 54 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $63 (€58), but the average price of train tickets is $69 (€63).

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Lucerne trains

Travel between Hamburg and Lucerne from $63 (€58) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Hamburg to Lucerne train.

Train information from Hamburg to Lucerne with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 37 min
  • Average Price: $63
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 12 a day



Deutsche Bahn trains from Hamburg to Lucerne

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Hamburg to Lucerne. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Hamburg to Lucerne and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Hamburg to Lucerne

Travel by train to Lucerne easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Hamburg to Lucerne.
FAQs

Travel by train between Hamburg, Germany and Lucerne, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Lucerne from Hamburg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Hamburg?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 8/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Hamburg to Lucerne closer to your date of departure here

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Hamburg from Lucerne?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Lucerne?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 8/8/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Hamburg from Lucerne.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Hamburg to Lucerne trains for as little as $63 (€58)  in the next 7 days.
The Hamburg to Lucerne train ticket price is on average $69 (€63)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The Hamburg to Lucerne train distance is approximately 456 miles (735 km).
On average the Hamburg to Lucerne train time is 8 h 54 min  covering the 456 miles (735 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
If you're looking for trains from Hamburg to Lucerne, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Lucerne. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Hamburg to Lucerne journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Hamburg for Lucerne is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Hamburg to Lucerne at 5: 20 AM   or take the last train from Hamburg to Lucerne leaving at 8: 46 PM. Look for the latest Hamburg to Lucerne train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets to Lucerne from Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $69 (€63) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Hamburg to Lucerne a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Lucerne
The major railway station for departures from Hamburg is Hamburg Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Hamburg Hbf for your journey from Hamburg to Lucerne.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 4039184400
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Public transit options for Hamburg Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.

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