Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne train

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Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
08:044h01
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
12:05Lucerne station
£611One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:064h24
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
14:30Lucerne station
£711One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:484h17
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
13:05Lucerne station
£711One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:514h14
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
13:05Lucerne station
£711One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:514h14
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
14:05Lucerne station
£831One-way
1 change

Train timetableFrankfurt am Main to Lucerne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
Deutsche Bahn
08:044h01
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
12:05Lucerne station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:484h17
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
13:05Lucerne station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:514h14
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
13:05Lucerne station
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:494h16
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
14:05Lucerne station
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:514h14
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
14:05Lucerne station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:064h24
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
14:30Lucerne station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:094h21
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
14:30Lucerne station
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:504h15
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
15:05Lucerne station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:514h14
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
15:05Lucerne station
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
11:514h14
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
16:05Lucerne station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
12:093h56
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
16:05Lucerne station
2 changes

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Train times from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 56 m

Average

4 h 13 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

342 km

To travel from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
12:093h56
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
16:05Lucerne station
£891One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:044h01
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
12:05Lucerne station
£611One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:514h14
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
14:05Lucerne station
£831One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:514h14
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
15:05Lucerne station
£891One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
11:514h14
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
16:05Lucerne station
£1011One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne

distanceDistance211 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£71 (€79)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne cover the 211 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £71, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt am Main Flughafen and arrive in Lucerne.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne

Travel to Lucerne from Frankfurt am Main from £18 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the BahnCard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Lucerne from Frankfurt am Main. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Train information from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 59 min
  • Cheapest Price: £18
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne train

FAQs: Travel by train from Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne can start from as little as £27 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne is £71; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne is on average 3 h 56 min   for the 211 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Lucerne from Frankfurt am Main by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne leaves at 07: 04. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne leaves at 21: 06.
There are 9 trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 06.

When departing from Frankfurt am Main, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Frankfurt am Main Flughafen, Frankfurt Messe station and Frankfurt Stadion station. When arriving in Lucerne, you can end your journey in train stations like Lucerne, Lucerne Allmend/Messe and Luzern Verkehrshaus.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Frankfurt am Main Flughafen, which is located around 9.2 miles (14.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lucerne, located 0.3 miles (525 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Lucerne by train is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Lucerne from Frankfurt am Main including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Frankfurt am Main and Lucerne

Frankfurt am Main
Lucerne
Frankfurt am Main Flughafen is the most popular Frankfurt am Main railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Frankfurt am Main for your journey to Lucerne.
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