How to travel from Saarbrücken to Lucerne

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Travel Information from Saarbrücken to Lucerne

distanceDistance162 miles (262 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $48
fastestFastest modeTrain • $48 (€45) • 5 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 162 miles (262 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Saarbrücken and Lucerne. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Saarbrücken to Lucerne.

Travel Tips: Travel from Saarbrücken to Lucerne

Travel Tips: 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 Saarbrücken to Lucerne.

Travel between Saarbrücken, Germany and Lucerne, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 11/6/22. 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 from Saarbrücken to Lucerne.

The restriction level for your return to Saarbrücken, Germany from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Saarbrücken from Lucerne restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Saarbrücken, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany 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 Germany was last checked on 11/6/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Saarbrücken from Lucerne closer to your date of departure here.

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

The cheapest way to travel between Saarbrücken and Lucerne is by taking a flight with an average price of $2 (€2).

This is compared to other travel options to Lucerne:

Taking a flight is about $28 (€26) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $30 (€28) for this journey.

Taking a flight is usually $46 (€43) less than taking a train to Lucerne, which costs on average $48 (€45) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Saarbrücken to Lucerne is by train with an average journey time of 5 h 18 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 8 h 40 min   on average.

In comparison, going by flight can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 162 miles (262 km) between Saarbrücken and Lucerne.

The average frequency per day from Saarbrücken to Lucerne is:

  • 1 bus per day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Saarbrücken, Fernbusbahnhof and tend to arrive in Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof.

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

  • You can take a bus from Saarbrücken to Lucerne with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $30 (€28) with Flixbus from Saarbrücken to Lucerne.
  • You can go to Lucerne from Saarbrücken by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $48 (€45) with Deutsche Bahn from Saarbrücken to Lucerne on Omio.
Your trip from Saarbrücken to Lucerne doesn't have to end in Lucerne. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Milan or Paris. If you’d like to add Zurich, Milan or Paris to your Saarbrücken to Lucerne tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lucerne today!

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $30 (€28) one way for this trip.
  • A plane ticket costs $2 (€2) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $48 (€45) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Saarbrücken 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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