How to travel from Florence to Lucerne

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Travel Information from Florence to Lucerne

distanceDistance267 miles (431 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$24 - $92
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€21) • 9 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $92 (€79) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, LAER or Trenitalia

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 267 miles (431 km) between Florence and Lucerne. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus, LAER or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Florence to Lucerne.

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from Florence to Lucerne

How to get from Florence to Lucerne by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Florence to Lucerne is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
02:15AM10h40
Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
12:55PMLuzern, Landenburgstrasse
$681One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
FlixBus
02:15AM10h40
Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
12:55PMLuzern, Landenburgstrasse
$681One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Helvetic Airways
10:00AM1h15
Florence Peretola Airport (FLR)
11:15AMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$3771One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Frecciarossa
10:55AM5h47
Florence Santa Maria Novella
04:42PMArth-Goldau
$1661One-way
1 transfer
Frecciarossa
08:55AM5h47
Florence Santa Maria Novella
02:42PMArth-Goldau
$1661One-way
1 transfer
Frecciarossa
10:55AM6h05
Florence Santa Maria Novella
05:00PMZug station
$1681One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
11:40PM13h15
Firenze, Piazzale Montelungo
12:55PMLuzern, Landenburgstrasse
$881One-way
1 transfer
Vueling
09:10AM11h25
Florence Peretola Airport (FLR)
08:35PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$2231One-way
1 transfer
Air France
03:20PM7h10
Florence Peretola Airport (FLR)
10:30PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$2341One-way
1 transfer
Vueling
07:00PM13h55
Florence Peretola Airport (FLR)
08:55AMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$2161One-way
1 transfer

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Travel between Florence and Lucerne on Regionale, Trenitalia and Intercity Notte travel 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.

Regionale is the regional train service of national carrier Trenitalia connecting all of Italy. It is the most convinient way to travel to both big cities and the smallest villages all over the Italian country. The regional trains have different names depending on the region they serve, such as Treno Regionale Veloce (TRV) and Treno Regionale Lento (TRL). Treno Rock and Treno pop are the two new trains part of Trenitalia regionale fleet. Trenitalia Regionale offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets (economy and standard), return tickets, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and power sockets. The most popular routes for Regionale are between Rome and Milan, Naples and Florence, and Turin and Venice.

      Vueling is one of Spain’s leading low-cost airlines where you can choose between Basic, Optima or Time Flex tickets for your next travel from Florence to Lucerne.

        FAQs: Travel from Florence to Lucerne

        FAQs: Travel 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 Florence to Lucerne.
        FAQs

        There are 3 options to travel to Lucerne from Florence including taking a train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to get from Florence to Lucerne is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $24 (€21) compared to other travel options to Lucerne:

        Taking a bus costs $67 (€58) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $92 (€79) for the same trip.

        Taking a bus costs $47 (€41) less than taking a train, which costs on average $72 (€62) for the same trip.

        The fastest way to get to Lucerne from Florence is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

        Other travel options to Lucerne take longer:

        Getting to Lucerne by bus takes 9 h 25 min on average.

        Taking a train requires on average 5 h 47 min of travel time.

        The Florence to Lucerne distance is around 267 miles (431 km).

        The average frequency per day from Florence to Lucerne is:

        • 1 bus a day.
        • 2 trains a day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Florence to Lucerne as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

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

        • Buses most often depart from Florence at Florence, Guidoni Tram T2 and arrive in Lucerne at Lucerne, Train station.
        • Trains from Florence to Lucerne most often leave from Florence Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Lucerne.

        Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Florence to Lucerne:

        • You can travel by bus to Lucerne from Florence with FlixBus, Marino Autolinee or BlaBlaCar, and you can find FlixBus Florence to Lucerne tickets for $24 (€21) on Omio.
        • You can go to Lucerne from Florence by plane with LAER, SWISS, Air Dolomiti, Air Serbia or Vueling Airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $94 (€81) with Vueling Airlines from Florence to Lucerne on Omio.
        • You can travel between Florence and Lucerne by train with Trenitalia, Intercity Notte, Regionale, Frecciarossa or Italo. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $72 (€62) with Trenitalia from Florence to Lucerne.

        Yes, there are direct routes from Florence to Lucerne with the following travel companies:

        • You can take a direct bus with.
        • You can travel directly by plane with.
        • You can take a direct train with.

        Direct services to Lucerne tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

        Many of our customers traveling from Florence to Lucerne don't make Lucerne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Lucerne are Zurich, Milan, Interlaken, Paris or Basel, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lucerne to any of these top destinations today!

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