Duration 4h 34m
Distance 424.7 km
Average price 110€
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lucerne and Frankfurt am Main takes 4h 34m and the fastest train takes 3h 58m. There is a train service every few hours from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main. 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 • 4h 41m

  1. Luzern
  2. Basel Sbb
  3. Frankfurt am Main
4h 41m
62€ - 226€

Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main train times

Trains run hourly between Lucerne and Frankfurt am Main. The earliest departure is at 18:54 in the evening, and the last departure from Lucerne is at 22:54 which arrives into Frankfurt am Main at 09:08. All services require a transfer at Basel SBB and take an average of 4h 34m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Basel Sbb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 41m.

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The distance between Lucerne and Frankfurt am Main is 342 km. The road distance is 424.7 km.

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

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Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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There are 819+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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You can take a train from Lucerne to Frankfurt am Main via Basel SBB and Basel Sbb in around 4h 41m.
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