COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in Switzerland. Learn More.
Duration 3h 50m
Distance 97 km
Average price SFr 9
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The bus between Basel and Luthern takes 3h 50m. The bus runs, on average, 6 times per week from Basel to Luthern. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Basel
  2. Luthern
3h 50m
Bookable on Rome2rio
SFr 8 - SFr 11

Basel to Luthern bus times

Buses run once daily between Basel and Luthern. The service departs Basel at 16:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into Luthern 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 Luthern? 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.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Switzerland. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Switzerland.

Learn More.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel and arriving at Lucerne. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 50m.

More details

The distance between Basel and Luthern is 79 km. The road distance is 97 km.

Get driving directions

Basel to Luthern bus services, operated by Gruppo Di Maio, depart from Basel station.

More details

Basel to Luthern bus services, operated by Gruppo Di Maio, arrive at Lucerne station.

More details

Book your Basel to Luthern bus tickets online with Omio.

Search and book

There are 180+ hotels available in Luthern. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

More details

What companies run services between Basel and Luthern?

Gruppo Di Maio operates a bus from Basel to Lucerne once daily. Tickets cost SFr 8 - SFr 11 and the journey takes 3h 50m.
Bus operators
Gruppo Di Maio
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 11

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps