How to get from Florence to Lucerne

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Travel Information to Lucerne from Florence

distanceDistance267 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£42 - £303
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £42 • 8 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £303 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Swiss or Frecciarossa

Travel 267 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to Lucerne from Florence. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £42. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Swiss or Frecciarossa among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Florence to Lucerne.

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FAQs

Travel from Florence, Italy to Lucerne, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Lucerne from Florence restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lucerne, Switzerland from Florence?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland?

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

  • Social distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

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

The restriction level for your return to Florence, Italy from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Florence from Lucerne restricted?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Florence from Lucerne?

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Florence, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 28/07/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Florence from Lucerne closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Florence to Lucerne: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Florence to Lucerne. Tickets for a coach cost on average £42.

This is compared to other travel options to Lucerne:

A coach journey is usually £262 less than a journey to Lucerne by plane, which costs on average £303 for the same trip.

A coach is generally £51 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £92 from Florence to Lucerne.

The quickest way to travel to Lucerne from Florence is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 8 h 15 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 6 h 31 min.

The distance from Florence to Lucerne is approximately 267 miles.

The average frequency per day from Florence to Lucerne is:

  • 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Florence and 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 when travelling from Florence to Lucerne:

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Florence to Lucerne depart from Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1 to Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Florence to Lucerne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Lucerne by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Florence to Lucerne tickets on Omio for £42.
  • Travel with Swiss to go to Lucerne by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Swiss Florence to Lucerne tickets on Omio for £303.
  • Frecciarossa can take you to Lucerne by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Frecciarossa from Florence to Lucerne for £92.
Many of our customers travelling from Florence to Lucerne don't make Lucerne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Zurich, Milan or Paris, either of which you could add to your Florence and Lucerne trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lucerne to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Florence to Lucerne, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £42 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is £303 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £92 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Florence to Lucerne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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