There are 4 ways to get from Füssen to Lucerne by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Rb / ...
  2. Ec
  3. 70

$104 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. 277
  2. 301
  3. 124

$19 - $34

2 alternative options

Train via Lindau Hbf  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Rb / ...
  2. Re
  3. Ec
  4. 2-Y

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. 181.4 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Füssen, Germany and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Füssen to Lucerne via Buchloe and Zürich HB in around 6 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Füssen to Lucerne via Memmingen, Memmingen central bus station and Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf in around 8 h 25 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Füssen to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Buchloe to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Füssen to Kaufbeuren
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaufbeuren to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lindau Hbf to St. Gallen(CH)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Füssen, Füssen, Kemptener Str. to Memmingen, Memmingen central bus station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Memmingen, Memmingen central bus station to Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Füssen and Lucerne is 189 km. The road distance is 290 km.

The cheapest way to get from Füssen to Lucerne is to bus which costs 16€ - 29€ and takes 8 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Füssen to Lucerne is to drive which takes 3 h 4 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Füssen to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Füssen and arriving at Luzern via Buchloe and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Füssen to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Füssen, Füssen, Kemptener Str. and arriving at Luzern via Memmingen, Memmingen central bus station and Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Füssen to Lucerne, including transfers.