The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lucca to Basel is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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8 h 5 m
8 h 43 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Lucca to Basel without transferring at least 2 times.
|Distance||292 miles (471 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 58 min|
|Average train ticket price||$100 (€87)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Train providers||Trenitalia or Trenitalia|
Trains from Lucca to Basel cover the 292 miles (471 km) long route taking on average 8 h 58 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $74 (€65), but the average price of train tickets is $100 (€87). Travelers depart most frequently from Lucca and arrive in Basel SBB.
For as little as $74 (€65) you can travel by train from Lucca to Basel with Trenitalia. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
Find the perfect train from Lucca to Basel with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance between Lucca and Basel by train is 292 miles (471 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is $74 (€65). Check out Trenitalia’s train schedule from Lucca to Basel, compare the best prices for the journey and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!
Trenitalia is the main provider of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.
Travel between Lucca, Italy and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Lucca to Basel before traveling.
Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/8/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Lucca from Basel.
There are a few train stations in Lucca to start your trip from including Lucca, Lucca, Ponte a Moriano (Piazza Battisti) and Lucca, Via della Billona / Via della Chiesa X (Ponte del Giglio). In Basel you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Lucca and arrive in Basel SBB.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Lucca and travel around 2 miles (3.2 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Basel SBB and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the train station to the city center in Basel.
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