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from Lucerne to Prague

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lucerne to Prague on Oct 22 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00PMLuzern11h00 05:00AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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$981One-way
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06:00PMLuzern11h00 05:00AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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$981One-way
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05:35PMLuzern, Inseli Park15h25 09:00AMPraha, Na Knížecí
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$1111One-way
05:35PMLuzern, Inseli Park15h50 09:25AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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05:35PMLuzern, Inseli Park18h25 12:00PMPraha, Hlavní Nádraží
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Travel Information from Lucerne to Prague

distanceDistance348 miles (562 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$45 - $123
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $45 (€37) • 10 h 38 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $123 (€100) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 348 miles (562 km) between Lucerne and Prague. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $45 (€37). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lucerne to Prague.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Lucerne, Switzerland and Prague, Czechia allowed?

Travel between Lucerne, Switzerland and Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Czechia?

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 Prague from Lucerne?

Conditions of entry into Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 10/15/21. 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 from Lucerne to Prague.

Are there restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Prague, Czechia due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Czechia?

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

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

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 10/15/21. 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 Prague.

How do I go from Lucerne to Prague?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Lucerne and Prague. You can take a bus, flight or train.

How do I get from Lucerne to Prague the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from Lucerne to Prague is by taking a bus with an average price of $45 (€37).

This is compared to other travel options to Prague:

Taking a bus is about $77 (€63) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $123 (€100) for this route.

Taking a bus is about $1 (€1) less than taking a train, which costs on average $47 (€38) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Lucerne to Prague?

The fastest way from Lucerne to Prague is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Prague by bus can take on average 10 h 38 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 11 h 27 min.

What is the distance from Lucerne to Prague?

Prague is approximately 348 miles (562 km) away from Lucerne.

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

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Lucerne to Prague depart from Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof to Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
Which travel companies can get me from Lucerne to Prague?

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

  • You can go to Prague from Lucerne by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $45 (€37) with Flixbus from Lucerne to Prague on Omio.
  • You can go to Prague from Lucerne by plane with Swiss. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $123 (€100) with Swiss from Lucerne to Prague on Omio.
  • You can go to Prague from Lucerne by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $47 (€38) with Deutsche Bahn from Lucerne to Prague on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel to Prague from Lucerne?
Your trip from Lucerne to Prague doesn't have to end in Prague. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. If you’d like to add Berlin, Vienna or Budapest to your Lucerne to Prague tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Prague today!
How far in advance should I buy my Lucerne to Prague one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $45 (€37) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $123 (€100) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $47 (€38) one way.

But we recommend booking Lucerne to Prague 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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