Cheap train tickets from Munich to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for 26 Jan

Cheapest

£32

Average

£49

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.

The average ticket from Munich to Lucerne will cost around £ 49 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 32.

Cheapest
21:51Munich Hbf10h00 07:51Luzern Bhf
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£321One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:55Munich Hbf4h56 17:51Luzern Bhf
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£331One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:55Munich Hbf4h56 13:51Luzern Bhf
1 changes
£331One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:52Munich Hbf4h59 23:51Luzern Bhf
1 changes
£331One-way
09:47Munich Hbf6h38 16:25Luzern Bhf
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£371One-way

Train schedule Munich to Lucerne

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00:01Munich Hbf9h04 09:05Luzern Bhf
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00:01Munich Hbf8h04 08:05Luzern Bhf
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00:01Munich Hbf7h54 07:55Luzern Bhf
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03:24Munich Hbf6h41 10:05Luzern Bhf
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03:24Munich Hbf6h27 09:51Luzern Bhf
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06:55Munich Hbf4h30 11:25Luzern Bhf
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07:28Munich Hbf5h57 13:25Luzern Bhf
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08:55Munich Hbf4h56 13:51Luzern Bhf
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09:28Munich Hbf6h37 16:05Luzern Bhf
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09:47Munich Hbf6h38 16:25Luzern Bhf
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10:28Munich Hbf6h37 17:05Luzern Bhf
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12:55Munich Hbf4h56 17:51Luzern Bhf
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14:55Munich Hbf4h30 19:25Luzern Bhf
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16:52Munich Hbf4h33 21:25Luzern Bhf
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17:15Munich Hbf6h10 23:25Luzern Bhf
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18:52Munich Hbf4h59 23:51Luzern Bhf
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19:28Munich Hbf10h37 06:05Luzern Bhf
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20:45Munich Hbf10h40 07:25Luzern Bhf
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21:51Munich Hbf10h00 07:51Luzern Bhf
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26 Jan
£32Deutsche Bahn
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£237Lufthansa
Thu
27 Jan
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£186Lufthansa
Fri
28 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
£100Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
29 Jan
£23Deutsche Bahn
£17STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£189Lufthansa
Sun
30 Jan
£23Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
31 Jan
£23Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
1 Feb
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£189Lufthansa
Wed
2 Feb
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
3 Feb
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£100Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
5 Feb
£23Deutsche Bahn
£17STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£189Lufthansa
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6 Feb
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£101Eurowings
Mon
7 Feb
£17Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
£240Lufthansa

Fastest train times from Munich to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for 26 Jan

Fastest Journey

4 h 30 m

Average

6 h 50 m

Trains per day

19

Distance

273 km

It's difficult to get from Munich to Lucerne without changing at least once.

Fastest
06:55Munich Hbf4h30 11:25Luzern Bhf
1 changes
£491One-way
Fastest
14:55Munich Hbf4h30 19:25Luzern Bhf
1 changes
£441One-way
2nd Fastest
16:52Munich Hbf4h33 21:25Luzern Bhf
1 changes
£441One-way
12:55Munich Hbf4h56 17:51Luzern Bhf
1 changes
£331One-way
08:55Munich Hbf4h56 13:51Luzern Bhf
1 changes
£331One-way

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Overview: Train from Munich to Lucerne

distanceDistance169 miles (273 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£23 (€27)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB

Trains from Munich to Lucerne cover the 169 miles (273 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 27 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £23, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17.

Train providers: 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 £17. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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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 from Munich to 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.

  • Average Price: £17

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets from Munich to Lucerne due to the coronavirus:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

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

What are the travel restrictions for Lucerne, Switzerland if I'm coming from Munich, Germany by train?

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

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Lucerne from Munich as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Lucerne, Switzerland to Munich, Germany?

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

Is my return train into Munich from Lucerne restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 24/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Munich from Lucerne closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap trains from Munich to Lucerne cost?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Munich to Lucerne for the next 7 days starting from £17  one way.

How much is a train ticket from Munich to Lucerne?

The Munich to Lucerne train ticket price is on average £23  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance from Munich to Lucerne by train?

The distance from Munich to Lucerne by train is approximately 169 miles (273 km).

How many hours does it take from Munich to Lucerne by train?

On average the train from Munich to Lucerne duration is 6 h 27 min  for the 169 miles (273 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train providers can get me from Munich to Lucerne?

When taking a train from Munich to Lucerne, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB for the best way to get you to Lucerne. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Munich to Lucerne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

What time is the earliest train from Munich to Lucerne? What time is the last train from Munich to Lucerne?

The first train from Munich to Lucerne leaves at 08: 47   and the last train for this leaves at 23: 01. Omio shows you the latest train from Munich to Lucerne times to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Munich to Lucerne to get the best deals?

You can find a train between Munich and Lucerne to cost on average £23 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Munich to Lucerne train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
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 between Munich and Lucerne.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 8913081055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
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