How to get from Prague to Lucerne

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Travel Information between Prague and Lucerne

distanceDistance348 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£43 - £234
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £43 • 10 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £234 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Air Baltic or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 348 miles between Prague and Lucerne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £43. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Air Baltic or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Prague to Lucerne.

Travel Tips: Travel from Prague to Lucerne

Travel 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 Prague to Lucerne.

International travel from Prague, Czechia to Lucerne, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Czechia?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Lucerne, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 03/08/2022; 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 between Prague and Lucerne.

The current restriction level for returning to Prague, Czechia from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Prague, Czechia from Lucerne, Switzerland?

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Prague, Czechia regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

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 Prague from Lucerne here.

You can travel from Prague to Lucerne 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Prague to Lucerne, which costs on average £43.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Lucerne:

A coach journey is usually £191 less than a journey to Lucerne by plane, which costs on average £234 for the same trip.

A coach is £6 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Prague to Lucerne costing on average £49.

The fastest way from Prague to Lucerne is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options between Prague and Lucerne can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 10 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 10 h 47 min.

The Prague to Lucerne distance is approximately 348 miles.

The average frequency per day from Prague to Lucerne is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.
  • 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Lucerne from Prague 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 Prague to Lucerne:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and arrive in Lucerne, Luzern, Bahnhof.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Prague to Lucerne:

  • You can travel from Prague to Lucerne by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £43 with Flixbus from Prague to Lucerne.
  • You can go to Lucerne from Prague by plane with Air Baltic. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £234 with Air Baltic from Prague to Lucerne on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Prague to Lucerne with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for £49 with Deutsche Bahn from Prague to Lucerne.

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

  • You can check for a direct flight to Lucerne with ryanair sun.
  • You can find a direct train to Lucerne with.

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

Your journey from Prague to Lucerne doesn't have to end in Lucerne. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Milan or Paris. If you’d like to add Zurich, Milan or Paris to your Prague to Lucerne trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lucerne today!

When planning your trip between Prague and Lucerne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £43 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £234 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £49 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Prague to Lucerne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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