How to get from Amsterdam to Lucerne by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Amsterdam to Lucerne is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||397 miles (640 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$82 - $167|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $82 (€71) • 13 h 11 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $167 (€144) • 1 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||Amelia or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 397 miles (640 km) by flight or train to Lucerne from Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $82 (€71). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Amelia or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Amsterdam to Lucerne.
You can travel by train, bus or flight for as low as $40 (€35). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Amsterdam to Lucerne. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
Swiss is Switzerland’s leading airline and offers Economy and Business ticket fares for your next travel between Amsterdam and Lucerne.
You can get from Amsterdam to Lucerne 2 different ways: flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Lucerne is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $82 (€71) compared to other travel options to Lucerne:
A train is $84 (€73) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $167 (€144) from Amsterdam to Lucerne.
The quickest way to travel between Amsterdam and Lucerne is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min compared to other travel options that take longer:
Taking a train requires on average 13 h 11 min of travel time.
Lucerne is approximately 397 miles (640 km) away from Amsterdam.
The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Lucerne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Lucerne from Amsterdam as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Lucerne:
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