There are 12 ways to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Lucerne by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train NS International  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Monchengladbach Hbf to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern 26 / ...

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Eindhoven to Zurich N831
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Lucerne Ouibus

$51 - $83

10 alternative options

Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern 26 / ...

$157 - $259

Bus  •  15 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Lucerne Ouibus

$79 - $111

Drive  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Drive from 's-Hertogenbosch to Lucerne 468.5 miles

$110 - $170

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$82 - $328

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Basel (BSL) AMS - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

$84 - $273

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) BRU - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Basel  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Basel (BSL) BRU - BSL
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Zurich  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Zurich (ZRH) DUS - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$83 - $219

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Zurich  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
  3. Take the train from Neuss Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
  4. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Zurich (ZRH) CGN - ZRH
  5. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$100 - $274

Train, train to Antwerp, fly to Zurich  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
  3. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Zurich (ZRH) ANR - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Lucerne is to night bus and bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 14 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Lucerne is to train and fly which takes 6 h 17 min and costs 70€ - 240€.

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The distance between 's-Hertogenbosch and Lucerne is 561 km. The road distance is 750 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 9 h 12 min to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Lucerne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from 's-Hertogenbosch to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station and arriving at Lucerne via Eindhoven and Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Hertogenbosch and arriving at Luzern via Venlo, Monchengladbach Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Lucerne via Venlo, Mönchengladbach Hbf, Monchengladbach Hbf, and Basel SBB in around 9 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from 's-Hertogenbosch to Lucerne via Eindhoven and Zurich in around 15 h 59 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Antwerp to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $430
Train operators
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Hertogenbosch to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Hertogenbosch to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Hertogenbosch to Breda
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Breda
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Monchengladbach Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Eindhoven to Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Eindhoven to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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