Duration 15h 54m
Distance 792 miles
Average price £330
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lucerne and Edinburgh takes 15h 54m and the fastest train takes 11h 50m. The train service runs several times per day from Lucerne to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Strasbourg

  1. Luzern
  2. Gare de Basel-SBB
  3. Strasbourg
  4. Paris Nord
  5. London Kings Cross
  6. Edinburgh
13h 17m
£221 - £527

Lucerne to Edinburgh train times

Trains run every four hours between Lucerne and Edinburgh. The service departs Lucerne at 22:54 at night, which arrives into Edinburgh at 16:18. All services require a transfer, and take on average 15h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lucerne to Edinburgh? 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 Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Edinburgh via Gare de Basel-SBB, Strasbourg, Paris Nord and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 17m.

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The distance between Lucerne and Edinburgh is 792 miles.

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

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Lucerne to Edinburgh train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh is 1h behind Lucerne. It is currently 6:00 PM in Lucerne and 5:00 PM in Edinburgh.

There are 2918+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £62 per night.

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