Munich to Lucerne train

Cheap train tickets from Munich to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Cheapest

£33

Average

£62

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
01:24Munich6h27 07:51Lucerne
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£331One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:52Munich4h33 21:25Lucerne
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£551One-way
Deutsche Bahn
14:52Munich4h59 19:51Lucerne
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£551One-way
Deutsche Bahn
19:51Munich11h04 06:55Lucerne
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£1051One-way

Train schedule Munich to Lucerne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 August
Deutsche Bahn
01:24Munich6h27 07:51Lucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
14:52Munich4h59 19:51Lucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
16:52Munich4h33 21:25Lucerne
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Deutsche Bahn
19:51Munich11h04 06:55Lucerne
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Fastest train times from Munich to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Fastest Journey

4 h 33 m

Average

6 h 45 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

273 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Munich for Lucerne every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
16:52Munich4h33 21:25Lucerne
0 changes
£551One-way
Deutsche Bahn
14:52Munich4h59 19:51Lucerne
0 changes
£551One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:24Munich6h27 07:51Lucerne
0 changes
£331One-way
Deutsche Bahn
19:51Munich11h04 06:55Lucerne
0 changes
£1051One-way

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Overview: Train from Munich to Lucerne

distanceDistance169 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesÖBB, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Munich to Lucerne cover the 169 miles long route taking on average 4 h 59 min with our travel partners like ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £23.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB trains Munich to Lucerne

Find the best trains from Munich to Lucerne with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB from £23. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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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 between Munich and Lucerne. 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.

Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Lucerne train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 55 min
  • Average Price: £23
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Munich and Lucerne by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey to Lucerne from Munich with ÖBB! As an official travel partner of ÖBB, Omio can help you search current train timetables from ÖBB, compare the best routes from Munich to Lucerne as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable ÖBB Munich to Lucerne train ticket available today. If you search for ÖBB tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Lucerne from Munich on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 169 miles (273 km) journey from Munich to Lucerne with ease and comfort on a train with ÖBB.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Munich to Lucerne

    Travel by train 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 Munich to Lucerne.
    FAQs

    Travel by train between Munich, Germany and Lucerne, Switzerland is: Fully open.

    Is international entry into Lucerne from Munich restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

    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:

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

    The above information was last checked on 03/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lucerne from Munich closer to your date of departure here.

    The restriction level for your return train to Munich, Germany from Lucerne is: Fully open.

    Is my return train into Munich from Lucerne restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Lucerne?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

    The government of Germany 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 08/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Munich from Lucerne closer to your date of departure here.

    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Munich and Lucerne for as low as £23  for the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Munich to Lucerne train to cost on average £27  one way.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Lucerne from Munich via train to be approximately 169 miles.
    The train time from Munich to Lucerne is on average 4 h 59 min  for the 169 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go from Munich to Lucerne by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
    For the best Munich to Lucerne train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Munich and Lucerne to compare what amenities they may offer.
    The average number of trains departing Munich for Lucerne is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first Munich to Lucerne train departs at 04: 55   and the last train from Munich to Lucerne leaves at 21: 41. Check out the most up-to-date Munich to Lucerne train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Munich to Lucerne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £27 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Munich to Lucerne a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Lucerne
    The major railway station for departures from Munich is München Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at München Hbf for your trip to Lucerne from Munich.
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    Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
    Public transport options for München Hbf
    U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
    S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
    Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
    Bus lines: 68, X98
    Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB
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