Lucerne to Vienna train

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Cheap train tickets from Lucerne to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lucerne to Vienna is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
ÖBB
11:35AM9h22
Lucerne station
08:57PMVienna Airport
$1711One-way
2 transfers
ÖBB
09:35AM8h57
Lucerne station
06:32PMVienna Hbf
$2011One-way
1 transfer
ÖBB
09:35AM9h22
Lucerne station
06:57PMVienna Airport
$2021One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Lucerne to Vienna

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 18
ÖBB
09:35AM8h57
Lucerne station
06:32PMVienna Hbf
1 transfer
ÖBB
09:35AM9h22
Lucerne station
06:57PMVienna Airport
2 transfers
ÖBB
11:35AM9h22
Lucerne station
08:57PMVienna Airport
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Lucerne to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Fastest Journey

8 h 57 m

Average

9 h 13 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

618 km

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

Fastest
ÖBB
09:35AM8h57
Lucerne station
06:32PMVienna Hbf
$2011One-way
1 transfer
ÖBB
09:35AM9h22
Lucerne station
06:57PMVienna Airport
$2021One-way
2 transfers
ÖBB
11:35AM9h22
Lucerne station
08:57PMVienna Airport
$1711One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Lucerne to Vienna

distanceDistance383 miles (617 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price$144 (€126)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB Nightjet or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)

Trains from Lucerne to Vienna cover the 383 miles (617 km) long route taking on average 8 h 57 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB Nightjet or ÖBB | Euro City (EC). You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $53 (€47), but the average price of train tickets is $144 (€126). Travelers depart most frequently from Lucerne and arrive in Vienna Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet from Lucerne to Vienna trains

For as little as $53 (€47) you can travel by train to Vienna from Lucerne with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

ÖBB is the national railway company of Austria, providing a comprehensive network of services throughout the country including trains to Vienna from Lucerne. It operates a wide range of trains, including InterCity Express (ICE) trains, EuroCity (EC) trains, InterCity (IC) trains, and Regional Express (REX) trains. ICE trains are the fastest, offering the most comfortable and luxurious travel experience, while EC trains are slightly slower but still offer a comfortable journey. IC trains are the most common, providing a reliable and affordable service, and REX trains are the slowest but offer the most frequent stops. ÖBB offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for ÖBB include Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna to Innsbruck, and Vienna to Graz.

Train information from Lucerne to Vienna with ÖBB:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 57 min
  • Cheapest Price: $65

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Lucerne to Vienna

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Lucerne to Vienna with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Lucerne to Vienna

FAQs: Travel by train from Lucerne to Vienna 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 Vienna.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Lucerne to Vienna can start from as little as $53 (€47) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lucerne to Vienna is $144 (€126); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Lucerne to Vienna train time is 8 h 57 min   covering the 383 mile (617 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lucerne to Vienna leaves at 4: 35 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lucerne to Vienna leaves at 8: 54 PM.
When taking a train from Lucerne to Vienna, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB Nightjet or ÖBB | Euro City (EC) for the best way to get you to Vienna. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Vienna from Lucerne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, you can take a night train from Lucerne to Vienna with ÖBB Nightjet. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Lucerne, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Lucerne, Lucerne Allmend/Messe and Luzern Verkehrshaus. When arriving in Vienna, you can end your trip in train stations like Vienna Hbf, Vienna Airport and Vienna Westbahnhof.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lucerne, which is located around 0.3 miles (526 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Vienna Hbf, located 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Lucerne to Vienna is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Vienna from Lucerne including taking a bus, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Lucerne and Vienna

Lucerne
Vienna
Lucerne is the most popular Lucerne railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Lucerne for your trip to Vienna.
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