There are 3 ways to get from Colmar to Lucerne by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern 26 / ...

$51 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Colmar to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport to Luzern K188 / ...

$9 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Colmar to Lucerne 100.8 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Colmar to Lucerne is to bus which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colmar to Lucerne is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Colmar and Lucerne is 135 km. The road distance is 161.2 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Colmar to Lucerne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colmar to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Colmar and arriving at Luzern via Basel EuroAirport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Colmar to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Colmar and arriving at Luzern via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Colmar, France and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Colmar to Lucerne via Basel SBB in around 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Colmar to Lucerne via Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport and Basel EuroAirport in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Colmar to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Colmar to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel EuroAirport to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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