How to travel from London to Lucerne

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Travel Information between London and Lucerne

distanceDistance487 miles (786 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $241
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 11 h 56 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $241 (€233) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Travel 487 miles (786 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from London to Lucerne. 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 $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Lucerne.

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FAQs

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Lucerne, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Lucerne from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lucerne, Switzerland from London?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from London to Lucerne closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Lucerne, Switzerland?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. 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 London from Lucerne here.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from London to Lucerne. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from London to Lucerne is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Lucerne:

A train is $68 (€66) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from London to Lucerne costing on average $70 (€68).

A train is generally $239 (€231) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $241 (€233) from London to Lucerne.

The fastest way from London to Lucerne is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

There are alternative travel options to Lucerne that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 19 h 5 min.

In comparison, getting to Lucerne by train can take on average 11 h 56 min.

The distance is approximately 487 miles (786 km) from London to Lucerne.

The average frequency per day from London to Lucerne is:

  • 4 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between London and Lucerne as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Lucerne:

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

    • You can travel from London to Lucerne by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $70 (€68) with Flixbus from London to Lucerne.
    • You can take a flight from London to Lucerne with Vueling. Cheap tickets can be found for $241 (€233) with Vueling from London to Lucerne.
    Omio customers who travel from London 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.

    Before traveling from London to Lucerne, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $70 (€68) one way.
    • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $241 (€233) one way.
    • A train ticket costs $2 (€2) one way on average for this trip.

    But we recommend booking London to Lucerne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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