There are 3 ways to get from Baden-Baden to Lucerne by train or car

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Baden-Baden to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern 26 / ...

$63 - $131

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Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Baden-Baden to Luzern Ec / ...

$40 - $130

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Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Baden-Baden to Lucerne 165.5 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Baden-Baden to Lucerne is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baden-Baden to Lucerne is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Baden-Baden to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Baden-Baden and arriving at Luzern via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Baden-Baden and Lucerne is 190 km. The road distance is 264.8 km.

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The best way to get from Baden-Baden to Lucerne without a car is to train which takes 3 h 5 min and costs 55€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Baden-Baden to Lucerne, including transfers.

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Baden-Baden to Lucerne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Baden-Baden station.

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Baden-Baden to Lucerne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Luzern station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baden-Baden to Lucerne is 265 km. It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to drive from Baden-Baden to Lucerne.

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  • Distance: 118.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between Baden-Baden, Germany and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Baden-Baden to Lucerne via Basel SBB in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Baden-Baden to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Baden-Baden to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Baden-Baden to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Baden-Baden to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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

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The nearest airport to Lucerne is Zurich (ZRH) Airport which is 48.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Berne (BRN) (63 km), Basel (BSL) (84.5 km), Milan Malpensa (MXP) (161.3 km) and Strasbourg (SXB) (173.7 km).

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