The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lucerne to Mainz is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 24 m
4 h 24 m
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Of the 1 trains that leave Lucerne for Mainz every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||202 miles (326 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 24 min|
|Average train ticket price||$36 (€31)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Lucerne to Mainz cover the 202 miles (326 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 24 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. 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 $23 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€31). Travelers depart most frequently from Luzern Bhf and arrive in Mainz Hbf.
For as little as $23 (€20) you can travel by train to Mainz from Lucerne with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
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 to Mainz from Lucerne. 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.
Travel by train between Lucerne, Switzerland and Mainz, Germany is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 3/22/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Lucerne to Mainz closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Mainz to Lucerne is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Lucerne from Mainz here.
Some of the Lucerne train stations to Mainz you can start your journey from include Luzern Bhf, Luzern, Verkehrshaus/Lido and Luzern Allmend/Messe. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Mainz include Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Mombach.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Luzern Bhf and arriving in Mainz Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Luzern Bhf, is located 0.3 miles (478 m) from the city center of Lucerne.
The most popular arrival train station, Mainz Hbf, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center of Mainz.
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