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There are 6 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Zurich, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Luzern

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Fly to Basel, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Basel (BSL)
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

Train

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Zuerich Hb
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern

Drive

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Luthern is around 10h 20m and covers a distance of around 1026 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 28m. The fastest train normally takes 9h 24m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Bahn DE, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern train service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Luzern. Typically 50 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
8h 52m
Layover time:
1h 28m
Total time:
10h 20m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
9h 24m
Train distance:
1026 km
Trains per week:
50
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
54 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
01:14
Last train departs at:
15:41

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern is to bus which costs €45 - €55 and takes 15h.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern is to fly and train which costs €75 - €220 and takes 3h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Luzern. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15h.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Luzern via Berlin Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 49m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Luthern is 699 km. The road distance is 911.3 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern without a car is to train which takes 9h 49m and costs €160 - €280.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, depart from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern is to train which takes 9h 49m and costs €160 - €280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €45 - €55 and takes 15h.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern.
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  • Distance: 698.9 km
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Luthern, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern via Berlin Hbf and Basel SBB in around 9h 49m. Alternatively, FlixBus-de operates a bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Luzern 5 times a week, and the journey takes 15h. FlixBus also services this route 5 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 350
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 360
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 360
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 300
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 210
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 210
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 350
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 460
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 490
Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB/SBB/TI Eurocity Milano
Website
delfi.de
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 230
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Nightjet
Bus operators
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Luzern
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Luzern
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, arrive at Luzern station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern train services, operated by Südostbahn, arrive at Luzern station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern is 911 km. It takes approximately 7h 45m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern.

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Eurowings, easyJet, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Book your Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Luthern bus tickets online with FlixBus and Omio.

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