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Train Information between Lucerne and Paris

distanceDistance301 miles (486 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 45 min
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day

Trains from Lucerne to Paris cover the 301 miles (486 km) long route taking on average 7 h 45 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Lucerne and Paris?

Travel between Lucerne, Switzerland and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Lucerne?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Lucerne to Paris before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Switzerland from France by train?

The restriction level for your return train to Lucerne, Switzerland from Paris is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Lucerne from Paris restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Paris?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lucerne from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Paris from Lucerne by train?
The distance between Lucerne and Paris by train is approximately 301 miles (486 km).
How long does it take from Lucerne to Paris by train?
While the time it takes to travel 301 miles (486 km) between Lucerne and Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Lucerne to Paris is on average 7 h 45 min.
How many trains per day are there from Lucerne to Paris?
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Lucerne to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Lucerne to Paris? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Lucerne to Paris leaves at 05: 30. The last train departing from Lucerne to Paris leaves at 19: 30. You can find the latest Lucerne to Paris train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lucerne
Paris
The major railway station for departures from Lucerne is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip between Lucerne and Paris.