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Train Information from Venice to Lucerne

distanceDistance221 miles (357 km)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa or Trenitalia

Trains from Venice to Lucerne cover the 221 miles (357 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 16 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available.

Train companies

Train from Venice to Lucerne with Frecciarossa and Trenitalia

Travel between Venice and Lucerne on Frecciarossa and Trenitalia trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

Trenitalia is Italy’s national railroad company providing services across the whole country, giving you ample opportunity to discover the beauty and culture of Italy. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains include its high-speed trains Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca as well as intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard services on long-distance routes, and, in most cases, there is barrier-free access on Trenitalia trains.

Taking a train with Trenitalia is a great way to travel between Venice and Lucerne, and Omio can show you the best times and tickets available for the 221 miles (357 km) long train journey. Trenitalia offers different fares for the Venice to Lucerne trip with ticket options like Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets. Simply check the current Trenitalia train schedule, compare the cheapest, fastest, or earliest routes between Venice and Lucerne, and buy your cheap Trenitalia train ticket on Omio easily and securely today.

Trenitalia's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Venice to Lucerne are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Travel Tips

Trains from Venice to Lucerne
Travel by train to Lucerne 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 Venice to Lucerne.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Lucerne from Venice?

Travel between Venice, Italy and Lucerne, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/15/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Lucerne from Venice as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Italy from Lucerne, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Venice, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 Venice from Lucerne.

How far is Venice to Lucerne by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Lucerne from Venice by train to be approximately 221 miles (357 km).
How long is the train ride between Venice and Lucerne?
The train time between Venice and Lucerne is on average 6 h 16 min  for the 221 miles (357 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Venice and Lucerne by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train companies can get me from Venice to Lucerne?
For the best Venice to Lucerne train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Lucerne from Venice to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there from Venice to Lucerne a day?
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Venice to Lucerne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Venice
Lucerne
The major railway station for departures from Venice is Venezia Mestre. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Venezia Mestre for your journey to Lucerne from Venice.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, EC, RJ, IC, EN, ICN, R, Italo
Bus lines: 2, 3, 10, 15, 18, 25a, 31, 31H, 32, 32H, 33H, 34H, 43, 53, 86, N1, 8AE
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, RER, EC, EN, RJ, VSOE
Bus lines: 1, 2, 4. 1, 4. 2, 5. 1, 5. 2, 3, N