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Train Information from Lucerne to Dortmund

distanceDistance310 miles (500 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$32 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Lucerne to Dortmund cover the 310 miles (500 km) long journey with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $32 (€26), but the average price of train tickets is $32 (€26).

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn between Lucerne and Dortmund

Travel from Lucerne to Dortmund from $32 (€26) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 310 miles (500 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Lucerne to Dortmund. Check the DB train schedule for your trip from Lucerne to Dortmund on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Lucerne to Dortmund you can pay as low as $32 (€26).

Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Lucerne to Dortmund
Travel by train to Dortmund 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 Lucerne to Dortmund.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Lucerne and Dortmund?

Travel between Lucerne, Switzerland and Dortmund, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/15/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Lucerne and Dortmund as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Lucerne, Switzerland from Dortmund, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Lucerne, Switzerland from Dortmund is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Lucerne from Dortmund restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/15/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lucerne from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap trains to Dortmund from Lucerne cost?
Train tickets between Lucerne and Dortmund for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $32 (€26)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Lucerne and Dortmund?
The train price to Dortmund from Lucerne is on average $32 (€26)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is Lucerne to Dortmund by train?
The distance to Dortmund from Lucerne by train is approximately 310 miles (500 km).
Which train companies can take me between Lucerne and Dortmund?
Take the Lucerne to Dortmund train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Lucerne and Dortmund as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Dortmund from Lucerne?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Lucerne to Dortmund. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Lucerne to Dortmund? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Lucerne to Dortmund at 1: 54 PM. The last train from Lucerne to Dortmund that you can take departs at 1: 54 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Lucerne to Dortmund schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I book train tickets between Lucerne and Dortmund to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Lucerne to Dortmund is on average $32 (€26) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Dortmund from Lucerne available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lucerne
Dortmund
The major railway station for departures from Lucerne is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your journey from Lucerne to Dortmund.