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May 19
$65Flixbus
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May 21
$65Flixbus
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Travel Information between Barcelona and Lucerne

distanceDistance494 miles (797 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$48 - $65
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $48 (€43) • 1 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $48 (€43) • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Take a bus or flight to travel 494 miles (797 km) from Barcelona to Lucerne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $48 (€43). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Lucerne.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Lucerne, Switzerland from Barcelona, Spain currently allowed?

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Lucerne, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Spain?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lucerne if traveling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What measures do I need to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Barcelona to Lucerne.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Spain from Lucerne, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for returning to Barcelona, Spain from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Barcelona, Spain from Lucerne, Switzerland?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Barcelona from Lucerne?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

Which rules do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Barcelona from Lucerne here.

How do I go from Barcelona to Lucerne?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Lucerne from Barcelona. You can take a bus or flight.

How do I get from Barcelona to Lucerne the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Lucerne is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $48 (€43) compared to other travel options to Lucerne:

Taking a flight is usually $17 (€15) less than taking a bus to Lucerne, which costs on average $65 (€58) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between Barcelona and Lucerne?

The fastest way to get to Lucerne from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 50 min.

Other travel options to Lucerne can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Lucerne by bus can take on average 22 h 20 min.

What is the distance from Barcelona to Lucerne?

You should expect to travel around 494 miles (797 km) between Barcelona and Lucerne.

When traveling to Lucerne from Barcelona, where do I depart from Barcelona and where do I arrive in Lucerne?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Barcelona to Lucerne:

  • Buses most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Lucerne at Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof.

Which travel operators can get me to Lucerne from Barcelona?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona to Lucerne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Lucerne. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Barcelona to Lucerne tickets on Omio for $65 (€58).
  • Travel with Vueling to go to Lucerne by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Vueling Barcelona to Lucerne tickets on Omio for $48 (€43).

Where should I go next after I travel from Barcelona to Lucerne?

Omio customers who travel from Barcelona to Lucerne often also extend their vacation to go to Zurich, Milan or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Lucerne and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I buy Barcelona to Lucerne tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Barcelona to Lucerne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $65 (€58) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $48 (€43) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Barcelona to Lucerne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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