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from Lucerne to Hamburg

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Travel Information to Hamburg from Lucerne

distanceDistance456 miles (735 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $57
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $31 (€25) • 8 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $57 (€45) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 456 miles (735 km) by flight, bus or train to Hamburg from 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 $31 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are easyJet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lucerne to Hamburg.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Hamburg from Lucerne?

Travel from Lucerne, Switzerland to Hamburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Hamburg from Lucerne restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Hamburg, Germany from Lucerne?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 9/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Lucerne and Hamburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Switzerland from Hamburg, Germany?

Return travel to Lucerne, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Germany?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Lucerne, Switzerland was last verified on 9/23/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Lucerne from Hamburg.

What are the ways to get from Lucerne to Hamburg?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Hamburg?

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Hamburg is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $31 (€25) compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

Taking a train is about $26 (€20) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $57 (€45) for this route.

Taking a train is about $13 (€10) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $44 (€35) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Lucerne to Hamburg?

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

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 15 h 25 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 35 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Lucerne to Hamburg would I travel?

The distance is approximately 456 miles (735 km) from Lucerne to Hamburg.

How many services a day are there from Lucerne to Hamburg?

The average frequency per day from Lucerne to Hamburg is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

When traveling from Lucerne to Hamburg, what are the departure and arrival points in Lucerne and Hamburg?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof to Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lucerne to Hamburg?

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

  • EasyJet can take you to Hamburg by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for easyJet from Lucerne to Hamburg for $57 (€45).
  • Flixbus can get you to Hamburg by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Lucerne to Hamburg for $44 (€35) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Hamburg by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Lucerne to Hamburg for $31 (€25) on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lucerne to Hamburg?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Lucerne to Hamburg often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Lucerne and Hamburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Hamburg and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets from Lucerne to Hamburg online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing $57 (€45) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $44 (€35) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $31 (€25) one way.

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

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