How to travel from Lucerne to Genoa

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Travel Information between Lucerne and Genoa

distanceDistance185 miles (298 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $402
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $33 (€29) • 9 h 37 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $48 (€42) • 5 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, ITA or Trenitalia

Travel 185 miles (298 km) by bus, flight or train between Lucerne and Genoa. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 26 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, ITA or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lucerne to Genoa.

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International travel from Lucerne, Switzerland to Genoa, Italy is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Switzerland?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Genoa, Italy due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 3/8/23; 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 Lucerne to Genoa.

The restriction level for your return to Lucerne, Switzerland from Italy is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Lucerne from Genoa restricted?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Lucerne from Genoa?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 2/21/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lucerne from Genoa closer to your date of departure here.

There are 3 ways to get from Lucerne to Genoa: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Genoa from Lucerne is by taking a bus, which costs on average $33 (€29).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Genoa:

Taking a bus is about $369 (€327) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $402 (€355) for this route.

A bus is generally $15 (€13) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $48 (€42) from Lucerne to Genoa.

The fastest way from Lucerne to Genoa is by train with an average journey time of 5 h 26 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 9 h 37 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

You should expect to travel around 185 miles (298 km) between Lucerne and Genoa.

The average frequency per day from Lucerne to Genoa is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • Around 9 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof and arrive in Genova, Via Fanti D'Italia.
  • Most travelers board their train from Luzern Bhf and arrive in Genova Piazza Principe.

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

  • You can take a bus from Lucerne to Genoa with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $33 (€29) with Flixbus from Lucerne to Genoa.
  • You can travel by plane between Lucerne and Genoa with ITA, and you can find ITA Lucerne to Genoa tickets for $402 (€355) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Lucerne to Genoa with Trenitalia. Cheap tickets can be found for $48 (€42) with Trenitalia from Lucerne to Genoa.
Many of our customers traveling from Lucerne to Genoa don't make Genoa their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Genoa are Milan, Rome or Turin, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Genoa to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $33 (€29) one way.
  • A plane ticket costs $402 (€355) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $48 (€42) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Lucerne to Genoa 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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