You can get from Munich to Lucerne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Munich to Lucerne on Sep 25 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||169 miles (273 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$34 - $153|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $34 (€27) • 4 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $113 (€90) • 55 min|
|Popular travel companies||Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or ÖBB|
Take a flight, bus or train to travel 169 miles (273 km) between Munich and Lucerne. 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 $34 (€27). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or ÖBB among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Munich to Lucerne.
International travel from Munich, Germany to Lucerne, Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/23/21; 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 to Lucerne from Munich.
Return travel to Munich, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Requirements for reentering Germany:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Munich, Germany 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 Munich from Lucerne.
There are 3 ways to get from Munich to Lucerne: flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Munich to Lucerne is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $34 (€27) compared to other travel options to Lucerne:
Taking a bus is usually $79 (€63) less than taking a flight to Lucerne, which costs on average $113 (€90) for the same trip.
Taking a bus is about $119 (€95) less than taking a train, which costs on average $153 (€122) for this journey.
The quickest way to travel from Munich to 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, getting to Lucerne by bus can take on average 4 h 40 min.
In comparison, getting to Lucerne by train can take on average 6 h 11 min.
Lucerne is approximately 169 miles (273 km) away from Munich.
The average frequency per day from Munich to Lucerne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Munich and Lucerne as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Munich to Lucerne:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Munich to Lucerne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip from Munich to Lucerne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Munich to Lucerne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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