Duration 9h 56m
Distance 781.6 km
Average price 434€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lucerne and Austria takes 9h 56m and the fastest train takes 9h 18m. The train service runs several times per day from Lucerne to Austria. 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. Luzern
  2. Zuerich Hb
  3. Vienna
10h 58m
245€ - 435€

Lucerne to Austria train times

Trains run three times a day between Lucerne and Vienna. The service departs Lucerne at 15:35 in the afternoon, which arrives into Vienna at 05:02. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lucerne to Austria? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Austria. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Stephansplatz via Zuerich Hb, Wien Meidling and Landstraße. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 58m.

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The distance between Lucerne and Austria is 371 km. The road distance is 781.6 km.

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Lucerne to Austria train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Luzern station.

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Lucerne to Austria train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Wien Meidling station.

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There are 1650+ hotels available in Austria. Prices start at 52€ per night.

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What companies run services between Lucerne and Austria?

You can take a train from Lucerne to Vienna via Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, Wien Meidling, Wien Mitte, and Landstraße in around 10h 58m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
46 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 40€

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