The cheapest trains from Lucerne to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Cheapest

$61

Average

$125

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 Salzburg will cost around $ 125 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 61.

Cheapest
05:35PMLuzern Bhf6h37 12:12AMSalzburg Hbf
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$611One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:35PMLuzern Bhf6h31 10:06PMSalzburg Hbf
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$861One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:09PMLuzern Bhf12h53 11:02AMSalzburg Hbf
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$861One-way
01:35PMLuzern Bhf6h28 08:03PMSalzburg Hbf
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$981One-way
05:35AMLuzern Bhf6h28 12:03PMSalzburg Hbf
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$981One-way

Timetable Lucerne to Salzburg

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05:35AMLuzern Bhf6h28 12:03PMSalzburg Hbf
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06:09AMLuzern Bhf6h49 12:58PMSalzburg Hbf
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07:35AMLuzern Bhf6h28 02:03PMSalzburg Hbf
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08:09AMLuzern Bhf6h49 02:58PMSalzburg Hbf
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09:35AMLuzern Bhf6h28 04:03PMSalzburg Hbf
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10:09AMLuzern Bhf6h49 04:58PMSalzburg Hbf
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11:35AMLuzern Bhf6h27 06:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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12:09PMLuzern Bhf6h49 06:58PMSalzburg Hbf
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01:35PMLuzern Bhf6h28 08:03PMSalzburg Hbf
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03:35PMLuzern Bhf6h31 10:06PMSalzburg Hbf
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04:09PMLuzern Bhf7h28 11:37PMSalzburg Hbf
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05:35PMLuzern Bhf6h37 12:12AMSalzburg Hbf
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10:09PMLuzern Bhf12h53 11:02AMSalzburg Hbf
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Tue
Oct 19
$61ÖBB
$565Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Oct 21
$43ÖBB
$138Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 23
$32Deutsche Bahn with connection
$289Eurowings
Mon
Oct 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
$158Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Oct 26
$23Deutsche Bahn
$190Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Oct 29
$45Deutsche Bahn
$230Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 30
$32Deutsche Bahn with connection
$493Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Nov 1
$23Deutsche Bahn
$160Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Nov 2
$23Deutsche Bahn
$160Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Nov 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
$142Eurowings
Thu
Nov 4
$43ÖBB
$166Eurowings
Fri
Nov 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$138Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Nov 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$138Lufthansa Cityline

The fastest trains from Lucerne to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Fastest Journey

6 h 27 m

Average

7 h 9 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

366 km

It's difficult to get from Lucerne to Salzburg without transferring at least once.

Fastest
11:35AMLuzern Bhf6h27 06:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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$1481One-way
2nd Fastest
01:35PMLuzern Bhf6h28 08:03PMSalzburg Hbf
1 changes
$981One-way
2nd Fastest
05:35AMLuzern Bhf6h28 12:03PMSalzburg Hbf
1 changes
$981One-way
2nd Fastest
07:35AMLuzern Bhf6h28 02:03PMSalzburg Hbf
2 changes
$1111One-way
2nd Fastest
09:35AMLuzern Bhf6h28 04:03PMSalzburg Hbf
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$1481One-way

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Train Information from Lucerne to Salzburg

distanceDistance226 miles (365 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$53 (€43)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersÖBB or ÖBB | Railjet

Trains from Lucerne to Salzburg cover the 226 miles (365 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 37 min with our travel partners like ÖBB or ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 6 trains 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 $53 (€43).

Train companies

ÖBB between Lucerne and Salzburg

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

ÖBB

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Lucerne to Salzburg by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

ÖBB is one of the best options when traveling by train from Lucerne to Salzburg. Omio quickly shows you current ÖBB train schedules for the Lucerne - Salzburg journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance from Lucerne to Salzburg is around 226 miles (365 km) and the cheapest ÖBB one-way ticket you can book starts at $43 (€35). As you check the latest Lucerne to Salzburg train schedule from ÖBB for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Salzburg safely. If you search for ÖBB tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect ÖBB ticket between Lucerne and Salzburg so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

    ÖBB's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Lucerne and Salzburg are the following:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • ÖBB has granted goodwill arrangements for tickets bought until March 15, 2020.
      • National ÖBB: Tickets valid until June 1, 2020, can be refunded as a voucher
      • International ÖBB: Ticket refunds depend on the current entry regulations set by the government of the destination country
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips

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    FAQs
    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Lucerne to Salzburg?

    Travel by train between Lucerne, Switzerland and Salzburg, Austria is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Salzburg from Lucerne restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
    • 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

    What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

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

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 10/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Lucerne to Salzburg closer to your date of departure here

    What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Salzburg, Austria to Lucerne, Switzerland?

    Return travel from Austria to Switzerland is: Partially open.

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

    Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

    Requirements for reentering:

    • 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:

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

    Last checked on 10/15/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Lucerne from Salzburg.

    How much does a cheap train between Lucerne and Salzburg cost?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Lucerne to Salzburg trains for as little as $32 (€26)  in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a train from Lucerne to Salzburg?
    The Lucerne to Salzburg train ticket price is on average $53 (€43)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    How far is Lucerne to Salzburg by train?
    The Lucerne to Salzburg train distance is approximately 226 miles (365 km).
    How long is the train between Lucerne and Salzburg?
    While the time it takes to travel 226 miles (365 km) between Lucerne and Salzburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Lucerne to Salzburg train journey time is on average 6 h 37 min.
    What train providers offer a service from Lucerne to Salzburg?
    If you're looking for trains from Lucerne to Salzburg, you can rely on ÖBB or ÖBB | Railjet to get you to Salzburg. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Lucerne to Salzburg trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How many trains per day are there to Salzburg from Lucerne?
    On average, there are 6 trains a day from Lucerne to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    What are the first and last departure train times from Lucerne to Salzburg?
    The earliest train for this route departs from Lucerne at 11: 35 AM. The last train leaves from Lucerne at 8: 54 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Lucerne to Salzburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Lucerne and Salzburg for the best deals?
    If you buy the Lucerne to Salzburg train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $53 (€43). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Lucerne to Salzburg. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Lucerne
    Salzburg
    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 Salzburg.