Cheap train tickets from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Dec 2

Cheapest

$35

Average

$65

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.

The average ticket from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 65 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 35.

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10:54AMLuzern Bhf5h19 04:13PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$351One-way
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10:00PMLuzern Bhf9h52 07:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$351One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:54PMLuzern Bhf4h14 11:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$401One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:54PMLuzern Bhf4h33 12:27AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$401One-way
11:54AMLuzern Bhf3h58 03:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$571One-way

Train schedule from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main

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04:54AMLuzern Bhf4h14 09:08AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:54AMLuzern Bhf3h58 09:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:54AMLuzern Bhf4h14 11:08AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:54AMLuzern Bhf3h58 11:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:54AMLuzern Bhf4h14 01:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:54AMLuzern Bhf3h58 01:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:54AMLuzern Bhf5h19 04:13PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:54AMLuzern Bhf4h14 03:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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11:54AMLuzern Bhf3h58 03:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:54PMLuzern Bhf4h14 05:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:54PMLuzern Bhf5h19 06:13PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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01:54PMLuzern Bhf3h58 05:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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02:05PMLuzern Bhf4h33 06:38PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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02:54PMLuzern Bhf4h14 07:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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03:54PMLuzern Bhf3h58 07:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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04:54PMLuzern Bhf4h14 09:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:54PMLuzern Bhf4h14 10:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:54PMLuzern Bhf4h14 11:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:54PMLuzern Bhf4h33 12:27AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:54PMLuzern Bhf5h04 02:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:00PMLuzern Bhf9h52 07:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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11:54PMLuzern Bhf8h14 08:08AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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Dec 1
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Dec 2
$31Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$298Lufthansa Cityline
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Fastest train times from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Dec 2

Fastest Journey

3 h 58 m

Average

4 h 45 m

Trains per day

22

Distance

342 km

It's difficult to get from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main without transferring at least once.

Fastest
07:54AMLuzern Bhf3h58 11:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$621One-way
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11:54AMLuzern Bhf3h58 03:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$571One-way
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03:54PMLuzern Bhf3h58 07:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$841One-way
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05:54AMLuzern Bhf3h58 09:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$621One-way
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09:54AMLuzern Bhf3h58 01:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$621One-way

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Train Information to Frankfurt am Main from Lucerne

distanceDistance211 miles (341 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$25 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main cover the 211 miles (341 km) long route taking on average 5 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $25 (€21), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€19).

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn to Frankfurt am Main from Lucerne

Travel to Frankfurt am Main from Lucerne from $23 (€19) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Lucerne and Frankfurt am Main. 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, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: $23

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main due to the coronavirus:

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


Deutsche Bahn trains from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main

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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 Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main. 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 Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Trains from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main
Travel by train to Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Lucerne, Switzerland and Frankfurt am Main, Germany allowed?

Travel between Lucerne, Switzerland and Frankfurt am Main, 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
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, 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 11/30/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main as this information can change.

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

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

Is my return train into Lucerne from Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main?

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 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lucerne from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here here.

How much are cheap trains between Lucerne and Frankfurt am Main?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main trains for as little as $23 (€19)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket to Frankfurt am Main from Lucerne?
The Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main train ticket price is on average $25 (€21)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Frankfurt am Main from Lucerne by train?
The distance from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main by train is approximately 211 miles (341 km).
How many hours is the train time between Lucerne and Frankfurt am Main?
On average the Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main train time is 5 h 4 min  covering the 211 miles (341 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train providers offer a service to Frankfurt am Main from Lucerne?
If you're looking for trains from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Frankfurt am Main. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there to Frankfurt am Main from Lucerne a day?
The average number of trains departing Lucerne for Frankfurt am Main is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main?
The earliest train departing from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 4: 54 AM. The last train departing from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 10: 54 PM. You can find the latest Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I purchase the Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main train for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way train ticket from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main is on average $25 (€21) 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Lucerne and Frankfurt am Main available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lucerne
Frankfurt am Main
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 to Frankfurt am Main from Lucerne.