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Travel Information to Amsterdam from Lucerne

distanceDistance397 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£42 - £178
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £42 • 13 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £178 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, tab or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 397 miles from Lucerne to Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 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 route are Flixbus, tab or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Lucerne to Amsterdam.

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International travel from Lucerne, Switzerland to Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Switzerland?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Amsterdam if travelling from Lucerne?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Netherlands must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Amsterdam from Lucerne.

The current restriction level for returning to Lucerne, Switzerland from Netherlands is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Lucerne, Switzerland from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Lucerne from Amsterdam?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 03/08/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Lucerne from Amsterdam here.

There are 4 travel options from Lucerne to Amsterdam: coach, flight, ferry or train.

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

This is compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

A coach is generally £136 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £178 from Lucerne to Amsterdam.

A coach journey is usually £19 less than a journey to Amsterdam by train, which costs on average £61 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Lucerne to Amsterdam is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

Other travel options from Lucerne to Amsterdam can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by coach can take on average 13 h 5 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 9 h 5 min.

The distance between Lucerne and Amsterdam is around 397 miles.

The average frequency per day from Lucerne to Amsterdam is:

  • 2 coaches per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Lucerne and Amsterdam 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 Lucerne to Amsterdam:

  • Coaches most often depart from Lucerne at Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof and arrive in Amsterdam at Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Amsterdam. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Lucerne to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for £42.
  • Tab can get you to Amsterdam by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with tab from Lucerne to Amsterdam for £178 on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Amsterdam. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Lucerne to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for £61.

Yes, there are direct services available from Lucerne to Amsterdam with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around 1 direct coach per day and book this direct coach with Flixbus.
  • You can find around direct flights per day and book this direct flight with Edelweiss Air, KLM, KLM Cityhopper, Swiss or tab.
  • You'll find direct trains per day with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Amsterdam as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Lucerne and Amsterdam.

Many of our customers travelling from Lucerne to Amsterdam don't make Amsterdam their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, London or Brussels, either of which you could add to your Lucerne and Amsterdam trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Amsterdam to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Lucerne to Amsterdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can book 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 trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £178 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is £61 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Lucerne to Amsterdam 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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