You can get from Basel to Lucerne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Basel to Lucerne on 01 Jul we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||49 miles (79 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Train • £19 • 1 h 2 min|
|Popular travel companies||SBB|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 49 miles (79 km) from Basel to Lucerne. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are SBB among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Basel to Lucerne.
There are 4 ways to travel to Lucerne from Basel including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.
A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Basel to Lucerne, which costs on average £1.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Lucerne:
A flight is £8 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Basel to Lucerne costing on average £8.
A flight is £1 less than a ferry for this journey with tickets for a ferry from Basel to Lucerne costing on average £1.
A flight journey is usually £19 less than a journey to Lucerne by train, which costs on average £19 for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel between Basel and Lucerne is by train, which takes on average 1 h 2 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Lucerne by coach can take on average 3 h 42 min.
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The distance between Basel and Lucerne is around 49 miles (79 km).
The average frequency per day from Basel to Lucerne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Basel to Lucerne as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Basel to Lucerne:
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Yes, there are direct services available to Lucerne from Basel with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lucerne as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Basel to Lucerne.
Before travelling from Basel to Lucerne, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Basel to Lucerne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.