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from Lucerne to Paris

You can get from Lucerne to Paris by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Lucerne to Paris on 22 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

00:20Luzern, Inseli Park11h55 12:15Paris, Quai de Bercy
1 changes
£431One-way
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00:20Luzern, Inseli Park11h55 12:15Paris, Quai de Bercy
1 changes
£431One-way
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15:35Luzern, Inseli Park16h15 07:50Paris, Quai de Bercy
1 changes
£821One-way
04:50Luzern, Inseli Park15h35 20:25Paris, Quai de Bercy
1 changes
£951One-way

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Travel Information between Lucerne and Paris

distanceDistance301 miles (486 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £162
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £23 • 11 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £100 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 301 miles (486 km) between Lucerne and Paris. 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 £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Lucerne to Paris.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Paris, France if I’m coming from Lucerne, Switzerland?

Travel from Lucerne, Switzerland to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Lucerne restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris, France from Lucerne?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Paris, France?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Lucerne and Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Lucerne, Switzerland from Paris, France?

The restriction level for your return to Lucerne, Switzerland from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Lucerne from Paris restricted?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

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

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland 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 Switzerland was last checked on 15/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lucerne from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Lucerne to Paris?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Lucerne to Paris. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Paris from Lucerne?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Lucerne to Paris, which costs on average £23.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

A coach is about £77 less than a flight, which costs on average £100 for this trip.

A coach journey is usually £139 less than a journey to Paris by train, which costs on average £162 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to Paris from Lucerne?

The quickest way to travel between Lucerne and Paris 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, getting to Paris by coach can take on average 11 h 55 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h   of travel time.

What is the distance from Lucerne to Paris?

The distance from Lucerne to Paris is approximately 301 miles (486 km).

How many services a day are there between Lucerne and Paris?

The average frequency per day from Lucerne to Paris is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Lucerne to Paris as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Lucerne to Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Lucerne to Paris:

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Lucerne to Paris depart from Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Which travel companies can get me from Lucerne to Paris?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Paris by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Lucerne to Paris for £23.
  • HOP! Can take you to Paris by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for HOP! From Lucerne to Paris for £100.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection for trains to Paris. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn with connection Lucerne to Paris tickets on Omio for £162.
Can I find a direct route to Paris from Lucerne?

Yes, there are direct routes from Lucerne to Paris with the following travel companies:

  • You can find a direct flight to Paris with HOP! Air France, Swiss or tab.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Paris tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lucerne to Paris?
Your journey from Lucerne to Paris doesn't have to end in Paris. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’d like to add London, Barcelona or Amsterdam to your Lucerne to Paris trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Paris today!
When should I purchase a ticket between Lucerne and Paris online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Lucerne to Paris, 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 £23 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £100 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £162 one way.

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