Duration 3h 50m
Distance 97.5 km
Average price SFr 9
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The bus between Basel and Lucerne takes 3h 50m. The bus runs, on average, once a week from Basel to Lucerne. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Basel, Basel SBB
  2. Lucerne
1h 15m
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SFr 4 - SFr 11

Basel to Lucerne bus times

Buses run once a week between Basel and Lucerne. The service departs Basel at 16:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into Lucerne at 20:20. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Basel to Lucerne? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel, Basel SBB and arriving at Luzern. Services depart once a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Basel and Lucerne is 79 km. The road distance is 97.5 km.

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Basel to Lucerne bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Basel, Basel SBB station.

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Basel to Lucerne bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Luzern station.

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What companies run services between Basel and Lucerne?

FlixBus operates a bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Luzern once daily. Tickets cost SFr 8 - SFr 11 and the journey takes 1h 15m. Gruppo Di Maio also services this route once a week.
Bus operators
FlixBus
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 11

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Gruppo Di Maio
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 4 - SFr 7
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Basel to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 4 - SFr 7
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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