Zurich to Lucerne

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10 trains from $8
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4 trains from $9
Fri, Sep 27
10 trains from $8
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Sun
Sep 22
$8SBB
$11Flixbus
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Sep 23
$9SBB
$11Flixbus
Tue
Sep 24
$9SBB
$8Flixbus
Wed
Sep 25
$9SBB
$11Flixbus
Thu
Sep 26
$9SBB
$11Flixbus
Fri
Sep 27
$8SBB
$11Flixbus
Sat
Sep 28
$8SBB
$8Flixbus
Sun
Sep 29
$8SBB
$11Flixbus
Mon
Sep 30
$19SBB
$8Flixbus
Tue
Oct 1
$9SBB
$8Flixbus
Wed
Oct 2
$9SBB
$8Flixbus
Thu
Oct 3
$9SBB
$8Flixbus
Fri
Oct 4
$8SBB
$8Flixbus
Sat
Oct 5
$15SBB
$8Flixbus
Sun
Oct 6
$8SBB
$8Flixbus
Mon
Oct 7
$9SBB
$8Flixbus
Tue
Oct 8
$9SBB
$8Flixbus
Wed
Oct 9
$9SBB
$8Flixbus
Thu
Oct 10
$9SBB
$8Flixbus
Fri
Oct 11
$8SBB
$11Flixbus
Sat
Oct 12
$8SBB
$8Flixbus

Travel from Zurich to Lucerne

The distance between the cities of Zurich and Lucerne is only 52 kilometers, making flying a nonviable option. Switzerland has a system whereby cities are joined by either trains or buses. As regular trains run between the two cities there is no available bus route. Trains from Zurich to Lucerne take just under one hour.

Return trips from Lucerne to Zurich are also available.

Trains from Zurich to Lucerne

Swiss Federal Railways operate direct trains from Zurich to Lucerne which run approximately every half hour throughout the day. The first train leaves at around 5:30 a.m. with departures continuing until just after midnight. The journey time between the two cities is just under one hour. Zurich Hauptbahnhof, or mainline station is a busy and important regional and international hub located in the Old Town and within walking distance of the city's tourist attractions. Zurich has an extensive and efficient public transport network which operates an integrated ticketing system making it very tourist friendly. The network consists of Swiss PostAuto buses, city buses, suburban and regional trains, as well as trams, cable cars and ferries. Trains arrive at Lucerne Hauptbahnhof which is centrally located next to Lake Lucerne and close to the city center. Lucerne has a network of frequent local buses which serve the city and the Lido beaches. Both train stations have car rentals and taxis available and both cities have night bus routes which run on Friday and Saturdays.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Zurich
Lucerne
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