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 Salzburg to Lucerne will cost around $ 119 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 72.
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6 h 29 m
7 h 50 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Salzburg to Lucerne without transferring at least once.
|Distance||226 miles (365 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 51 min|
|Average train ticket price||$52 (€42)|
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||ÖBB or ÖBB | Railjet|
Trains from Salzburg to Lucerne cover the 226 miles (365 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 51 min with our travel partners like ÖBB or ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $34 (€27), but the average price of train tickets is $52 (€42).
Travel from Salzburg to Lucerne from $34 (€27) 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 is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Salzburg and Lucerne by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
Find the perfect ÖBB train between Salzburg and Lucerne for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest ÖBB train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Salzburg and Lucerne. You can also check relevant travel information for the ÖBB train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap ÖBB train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 226 miles (365 km) on this trip and your ÖBB Salzburg to Lucerne train ticket can cost as little as $44 (€35) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for ÖBB tickets between Salzburg and Lucerne in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official ÖBB train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!
These are ÖBB's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Salzburg to Lucerne:
Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Lucerne, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/13/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Salzburg and Lucerne as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Salzburg, Austria from Lucerne is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/15/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Salzburg from Lucerne closer to your date of departure here here.
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