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from Lucerne to Osnabrück

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Travel Information between Lucerne and Osnabrück

distanceDistance360 miles (580 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $530
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $22 (€20) • 9 h 54 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $530 (€476) • 3 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 360 miles (580 km) from Lucerne to Osnabrück. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lucerne to Osnabrück.

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Travel to Osnabrück easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lucerne to Osnabrück.

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Osnabrück, Germany from Lucerne, Switzerland?

Travel between Lucerne, Switzerland and Osnabrück, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Germany?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Osnabrück from Lucerne?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Osnabrück, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 5/21/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Osnabrück from Lucerne.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Lucerne, Switzerland from Osnabrück, Germany due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Lucerne, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Lucerne, Switzerland from Osnabrück, Germany?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine 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: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22. 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 Lucerne from Osnabrück here.

How do I go from Lucerne to Osnabrück?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Lucerne to Osnabrück. You can take a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Lucerne to Osnabrück?

The cheapest way to travel to Osnabrück from Lucerne is by taking a train with an average price of $22 (€20).

This is compared to other travel options to Osnabrück:

A train is generally $37 (€33) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $59 (€53) from Lucerne to Osnabrück.

A train is $508 (€456) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Lucerne to Osnabrück costing on average $530 (€476).

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

The fastest way from Lucerne to Osnabrück is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 45 min.

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

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In comparison, taking a train requires on average 9 h 54 min   of travel time.

How far is Osnabrück from Lucerne?

The distance is approximately 360 miles (580 km) from Lucerne to Osnabrück.

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

The average frequency per day from Lucerne to Osnabrück is:

  • 10 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Lucerne? Where do I arrive in Osnabrück?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof and arrive in Osnabrück.

Which travel companies can take me from Lucerne to Osnabrück?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Osnabrück by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Lucerne to Osnabrück for $59 (€53).
  • Lufthansa Cityline can get you to Osnabrück by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa Cityline from Lucerne to Osnabrück for $530 (€476) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Osnabrück by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Lucerne to Osnabrück for $22 (€20) on Omio.

Where should I go next after I travel between Lucerne and Osnabrück?

Looking to extend your trip from Lucerne to Osnabrück? Many Omio customers who go from Lucerne to Osnabrück usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Hamburg or Amsterdam from Osnabrück, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When should I book a ticket from Lucerne to Osnabrück online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $59 (€53) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket costs $530 (€476) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $22 (€20) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Lucerne to Osnabrück 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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