Vienna to Lucerne train

Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Cheapest

38

Average

86

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.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:55PMVienna13h56 07:51AMLucerne
0 transfers
381One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:45PMVienna14h06 07:51AMLucerne
0 transfers
801One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:20PMVienna15h05 07:25AMLucerne
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801One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:30PMVienna14h21 05:51AMLucerne
0 transfers
801One-way
ÖBB
11:30AMVienna8h55 08:25PMLucerne
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1201One-way

Train schedule from Vienna to Lucerne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, August 15
ÖBB
11:30AMVienna8h55 08:25PMLucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
03:30PMVienna14h21 05:51AMLucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
04:20PMVienna15h05 07:25AMLucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
04:30PMVienna15h21 07:51AMLucerne
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:45PMVienna14h06 07:51AMLucerne
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:55PMVienna13h56 07:51AMLucerne
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Vienna to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Fastest Journey

8 h 55 m

Average

13 h 37 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

618 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Vienna for Lucerne every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

ÖBB
11:30AMVienna8h55 08:25PMLucerne
0 transfers
1201One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:55PMVienna13h56 07:51AMLucerne
0 transfers
381One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:45PMVienna14h06 07:51AMLucerne
0 transfers
801One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:30PMVienna14h21 05:51AMLucerne
0 transfers
801One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:20PMVienna15h05 07:25AMLucerne
0 transfers
801One-way

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Lucerne

distanceDistance383 miles (617 km)
durationAverage train duration13 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$98 (€90)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Vienna to Lucerne cover the 383 miles (617 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 56 min with our travel partners like ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $98 (€90), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $54 (€50).

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

Travel from Vienna to Lucerne from $54 (€50) with Omio’s train partners ÖBB Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB Nightjet
ÖBB

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Vienna to Lucerne train.

  • Average Price: $65

Find cheap tickets for ÖBB Nightjet trains from Vienna to Lucerne on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Vienna to Lucerne train schedule from ÖBB Nightjet, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 383 miles (617 km) journey between Vienna and Lucerne, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains to Lucerne from Vienna in the Omio app, you can check to see if the ÖBB Nightjet trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the ÖBB Nightjet train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Lucerne from Vienna and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train from Vienna to Lucerne with ÖBB Nightjet!

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

    It’s easy to book your ÖBB train ticket to Lucerne from Vienna online with Omio! Simply check the current ÖBB train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Lucerne from Vienna as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap ÖBB train tickets online. Prices for ÖBB trains between Vienna and Lucerne start at $54 (€50) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 383 miles (617 km). If you search for ÖBB trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the ÖBB tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train from Vienna to Lucerne. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Vienna to Lucerne ÖBB train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

    • Average Price: $54

    Travel Tips: Trains from Vienna 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 Vienna to Lucerne.
    FAQs

    Travel between Vienna, Austria and Lucerne, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

    Can I enter Switzerland from Austria?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland?

    All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask: Regional advice

    The information above was last checked on 8/3/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Lucerne from Vienna as this information can change.

    The restriction level for your return train to Vienna, Austria from Lucerne is: Fully open.

    Is my return train into Vienna from Lucerne restricted?

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

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • There are no current restrictions

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

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

    • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Recommended

    Last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Vienna from Lucerne closer to your date of departure here here.

    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Vienna and Lucerne for as low as $54 (€50)  for the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $98 (€90)  for a train ticket between Vienna and Lucerne.
    The train distance from Vienna to Lucerne is around 383 miles (617 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 383 miles (617 km) from Vienna to Lucerne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Vienna to Lucerne train journey time is on average 13 h 56 min.
    If you're looking for trains from Vienna to Lucerne, you can rely on ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity or Deutsche Bahn to get you to Lucerne. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Vienna to Lucerne journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 6 trains a day from Vienna to Lucerne. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first Vienna to Lucerne train departs at 6: 30 AM   and the last train from Vienna to Lucerne leaves at 5: 55 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Vienna to Lucerne on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets between Vienna and Lucerne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $98 (€90) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Vienna to Lucerne a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Vienna
    Lucerne
    The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your journey between Vienna and Lucerne.

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