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Travel Information between Prague and Lucerne

distanceDistance348 miles (562 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$52 - $286
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $52 (€49) • 10 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $286 (€265) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Air Baltic or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 348 miles (562 km) to Lucerne from Prague. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $52 (€49). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Air Baltic or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Prague to Lucerne.

Travel Tips: Travel from Prague to Lucerne

Travel to Lucerne 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 Prague to Lucerne.

Travel from Prague, Czechia to Lucerne, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Lucerne from Prague restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lucerne, Switzerland from Prague?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 8/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Lucerne from Prague closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Prague, Czechia from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Prague, Czechia from Lucerne, Switzerland?

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Prague, Czechia regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Czechia must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 8/3/22. 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 Prague from Lucerne here.

There are 4 travel options from Prague to Lucerne: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Lucerne is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $52 (€49) compared to other travel options to Lucerne:

Taking a bus is usually $234 (€216) less than taking a flight to Lucerne, which costs on average $286 (€265) for the same trip.

A bus is generally $8 (€7) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $60 (€56) from Prague to Lucerne.

The fastest way to get to Lucerne from Prague is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Lucerne can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Lucerne by bus can take on average 10 h 25 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 10 h 47 min   of travel time.

The Prague to Lucerne distance is around 348 miles (562 km).

The average frequency per day from Prague to Lucerne is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • Around 5 trains per day.

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

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

  • Buses from Prague to Lucerne most often leave from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and arrive in Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof.

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

  • You can go to Lucerne from Prague by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $52 (€49) with Flixbus from Prague to Lucerne on Omio.
  • You can travel from Prague to Lucerne by flight with Air Baltic. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $286 (€265) with Air Baltic from Prague to Lucerne.
  • You can travel from Prague to Lucerne by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $60 (€56) with Deutsche Bahn from Prague to Lucerne.

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

  • You can take a direct flight with ryanair sun.
  • You can take a direct train with.

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

Many of our customers traveling from Prague to Lucerne don't make Lucerne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Lucerne are Zurich, Milan or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lucerne to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Prague to Lucerne, 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 is costing $52 (€49) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $286 (€265) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $60 (€56) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Prague to Lucerne 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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