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from Lucerne to Milan

You can get from Lucerne to Milan by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Lucerne to Milan on Sep 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:18PMLuzern Bhf3h32 03:50PMMilan Centrale
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$971One-way
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08:39AMLuzern Bhf5h38 02:17PMMilan Centrale
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$821One-way
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09:39AMLuzern Bhf4h38 02:17PMMilan Centrale
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$871One-way
09:18AMLuzern Bhf4h59 02:17PMMilan Centrale
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$871One-way
08:18AMLuzern Bhf5h59 02:17PMMilan Centrale
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$871One-way

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Fri
Sep 17
$86Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$476Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Sep 18
$86Trenitalia
$19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$476Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Sep 19
$70Trenitalia
$20Flixbus
$476Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Sep 20
$61Trenitalia
$24Flixbus
$570Swiss
Tue
Sep 21
$61Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$545Swiss
Wed
Sep 22
$61Trenitalia
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$476Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Sep 23
$44Trenitalia
$20Flixbus
$482Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Sep 24
$61Trenitalia
$20Flixbus
$476Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Sep 25
$61Trenitalia
$19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$477Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Sep 26
$52Trenitalia
$20Flixbus
$476Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Sep 27
$52Trenitalia
$20Flixbus
$476Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Sep 28
$44Trenitalia
$25Flixbus
$485Swiss
Wed
Sep 29
$52Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$477Swiss
Thu
Sep 30
$44Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$477Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Oct 1
$44Trenitalia
$20Flixbus
$481Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 2
$52Trenitalia
$19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$475Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 3
$52Trenitalia
$20Flixbus
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Mon
Oct 4
$44Trenitalia
$20Flixbus
$482Swiss
Tue
Oct 5
$44Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$486Swiss

Travel Information to Milan from Lucerne

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $132
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€15) • 3 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $132 (€105) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Swiss or Trenitalia

Travel 117 miles (188 km) by bus, flight or train between Lucerne and Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Swiss or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Lucerne to Milan.

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How to get from Lucerne to Milan

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Lucerne to Milan, 64,25% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Lucerne to Milan and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Lucerne, Switzerland and Milan, Italy allowed?

International travel from Lucerne, Switzerland to Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Milan, 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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/15/21; 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 Milan.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Lucerne, Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

The current restriction level for returning to Lucerne, Switzerland from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Lucerne, Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland 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 9/13/21. 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 Lucerne from Milan here.

How do I travel from Lucerne to Milan?

There are 3 travel options from Lucerne to Milan: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Lucerne to Milan?

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Milan is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $19 (€15) compared to other travel options to Milan:

Taking a bus is usually $113 (€90) less than taking a flight to Milan, which costs on average $132 (€105) for the same trip.

A bus is $43 (€34) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Lucerne to Milan costing on average $61 (€49).

What is the quickest way to get from Lucerne to Milan?

The quickest way to travel to Milan from Lucerne is by flight, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 15 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 32 min.

How far is it from Lucerne to Milan?

The distance is approximately 117 miles (188 km) from Lucerne to Milan.

How many services a day are there between Lucerne and Milan?

The average frequency per day from Lucerne to Milan is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

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

When traveling between Lucerne and Milan, where do I depart from Lucerne and where do I arrive in Milan?

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof and tend to arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lucerne to Milan?

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

  • You can travel by bus to Milan from Lucerne with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. And you can find STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lucerne to Milan tickets for $19 (€15) on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane from Lucerne to Milan with Swiss, and you can find Swiss Lucerne to Milan tickets for $132 (€105) on Omio.
  • You can travel to Milan from Lucerne by train with Trenitalia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $61 (€49) with Trenitalia from Lucerne to Milan.
Can I travel directly to Milan from Lucerne?

Yes, there are direct services available from Lucerne to Milan with the following travel companies:

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

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Lucerne to Milan?
Your trip from Lucerne to Milan doesn't have to end in Milan. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Naples. If you’d like to add Rome, Paris or Naples to your Lucerne to Milan tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Milan today!
How early should I buy Lucerne to Milan tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Lucerne to Milan, 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 $19 (€15) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $132 (€105) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $61 (€49) one way.

But we recommend booking Lucerne to Milan 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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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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