Vienna to Lucerne train

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Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
ÖBB
09:288h57
Vienna Hbf
18:25Lucerne station
£1631One-way
1 change
ÖBB
09:029h23
Vienna Airport
18:25Lucerne station
£1631One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:288h57
Vienna Hbf
19:25Lucerne station
£2431One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:288h57
Vienna Hbf
17:25Lucerne station
£2431One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:288h57
Vienna Hbf
21:25Lucerne station
£2431One-way
2 changes

Train timetableVienna to Lucerne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
Deutsche Bahn
08:288h57
Vienna Hbf
17:25Lucerne station
2 changes
ÖBB
09:029h23
Vienna Airport
18:25Lucerne station
2 changes
ÖBB
09:288h57
Vienna Hbf
18:25Lucerne station
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:288h57
Vienna Hbf
19:25Lucerne station
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:288h57
Vienna Hbf
21:25Lucerne station
2 changes

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Train times from Vienna to Lucerne

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

8 h 57 m

Average

9 h 2 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

618 km

To travel from Vienna to Lucerne you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
10:288h57
Vienna Hbf
19:25Lucerne station
£2431One-way
2 changes
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
08:288h57
Vienna Hbf
17:25Lucerne station
£2431One-way
2 changes
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
12:288h57
Vienna Hbf
21:25Lucerne station
£2431One-way
2 changes
Fastest
ÖBB
09:288h57
Vienna Hbf
18:25Lucerne station
£1631One-way
1 change
ÖBB
09:029h23
Vienna Airport
18:25Lucerne station
£1631One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Lucerne

distanceDistance383 miles
durationAverage train duration8 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price£111 (€123)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB Nightjet or ÖBB | Railjet

Trains from Vienna to Lucerne cover the 383 miles long trip taking on average 8 h 57 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB Nightjet or ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £52, but the average price of train tickets is £111. Travellers depart most frequently from Vienna Hbf and arrive in Lucerne.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet trains Vienna to Lucerne

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet train tickets between Vienna and Lucerne from £42 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

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

Vienna to Lucerne train information with ÖBB:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 57 min
  • Cheapest Price: £45

FAQs: Vienna to Lucerne train

FAQs: Travel by train from Vienna 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 Vienna to Lucerne.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Lucerne can start from as little as £52 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Vienna to Lucerne is £111; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Vienna to Lucerne train time is 8 h 57 min   covering the 383 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Vienna to Lucerne leaves at 07: 02. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Vienna to Lucerne leaves at 17: 28.
There are 2 trains a day from Vienna to Lucerne which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB Nightjet or ÖBB | Railjet. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Lucerne. Take the fast train with ÖBB | Railjet from Vienna to Lucerne.
When taking a train from Vienna to Lucerne, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB Nightjet or ÖBB | Railjet for the best way to get you to Lucerne. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Lucerne from Vienna and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, you can take a night train from Vienna to Lucerne with ÖBB Nightjet. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Vienna, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Vienna Hbf, Vienna Airport and Vienna Westbahnhof. When arriving in Lucerne, you can end your route in train stations like Lucerne, Lucerne Allmend/Messe and Luzern Verkehrshaus.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Vienna Hbf, which is located around 2.9 miles (4.6 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 Vienna to Lucerne by train is October.
You have options as you can travel from Vienna to Lucerne 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Vienna and Lucerne

Vienna
Lucerne
Vienna Hbf is the most popular Vienna 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 Vienna for your journey to Lucerne.
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Phone Number
+43 51717
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 09: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat: 09: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Vienna Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S60, S80
Tram lines: 18, D, O
Bus lines: 13A, 69A, N66, VAL
Train lines: R, RJ, RJX, REX, EC, NJ, EN, ICE, IC
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Vienna Franz-Josefs-BahnhofParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Vienna Praterstern (U2)ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Vienna Westbahnhof (U3)ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Vienna, Westbahnhof (Europaplatz)ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Vienna, Central Station (Wiedner Gürtel)

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