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from Lucerne to Munich

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lucerne to Munich on Sep 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:09PMLuzern Bhf4h55 11:04PMMunich Hbf
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$641One-way
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$641One-way
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06:09AMLuzern Bhf4h55 11:04AMMunich Hbf
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$721One-way
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$861One-way
08:09AMLuzern Bhf4h56 01:05PMMunich Hbf
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Fri
Sep 24
$57Deutsche Bahn
$73Flixbus
$193Eurowings
Sat
Sep 25
$35Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$234Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Sep 26
$33Deutsche Bahn
$25STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$346Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Sep 27
$33Deutsche Bahn with connection
$39Flixbus
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Tue
Sep 28
$33Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$143Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$24Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Sep 30
$33Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$33Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
$145Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 2
$33Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$185Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 3
$24Deutsche Bahn
$25STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$234Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Oct 4
$24Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$145Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Oct 5
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$168Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$33Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$113Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Oct 7
$33Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$33Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Sun
Oct 10
$33Deutsche Bahn
$25STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$185Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Oct 11
$24Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$185Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Oct 13
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$100Eurowings

Travel Information to Munich from Lucerne

distanceDistance169 miles (273 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $262
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $24 (€19) • 5 h 36 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $262 (€209) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 169 miles (273 km) between Lucerne and Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Lucerne to Munich.

How to get from Lucerne to Munich

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Lucerne to Munich, 50,00% 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 Munich 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 Munich, Germany allowed?

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

Is international entry into Munich 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 Munich, 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 Munich, 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 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Munich from Lucerne closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Munich, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Lucerne, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Lucerne from Munich restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 9/20/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lucerne from Munich closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Munich from Lucerne?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel from Lucerne to Munich?

The cheapest way to go to Munich from Lucerne is by taking a train, which costs on average $24 (€19).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Munich:

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Lucerne to Munich costing on average $25 (€20).

Taking a train is usually $238 (€190) less than taking a flight to Munich, which costs on average $262 (€209) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between Lucerne and Munich?

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

Other travel options to Munich can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h 50 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 36 min.

How many miles from Lucerne to Munich would I travel?

The distance is approximately 169 miles (273 km) from Lucerne to Munich.

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

The average frequency per day from Lucerne to Munich is:

  • 1 bus per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Lucerne and in Munich?

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Lucerne to Munich depart from Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof to München, ZOB.
Which travel companies can take me from Lucerne to Munich?

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

  • Travel with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. For buses to Munich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lucerne to Munich tickets on Omio for $25 (€20).
  • Lufthansa can get you to Munich by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa from Lucerne to Munich for $262 (€209) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Munich by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Lucerne to Munich tickets on Omio for $24 (€19).
Can I find a direct route from Lucerne to Munich?

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

  • You can find around 1 direct bus per day and travel with BlaBlaCar.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lucerne to Munich?
Your trip from Lucerne to Munich doesn't have to end in Munich. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Paris. If you’d like to add Berlin, Prague or Paris to your Lucerne to Munich tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Munich today!
How far in advance should I book my Lucerne to Munich one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $25 (€20) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $262 (€209) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $24 (€19) one way on average.

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

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Munich
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