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There are 8 ways to get from Gare du Nord to Luthern by train, 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 via Strasbourg

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Nancy - Centre
  2. Take the bus from Nancy to Luzern

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Train

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

Train #2

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Basel Sbb
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

Drive

  1. Drive from Gare du Nord to Luthern

Fly to Zurich, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

Fly to Basel, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL)
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

Fly to Geneva, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Geneva (GVA)
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Luzern

Gare du Nord to Luthern by walk and train

The journey time between Gare du Nord and Luthern is around 5h 47m and covers a distance of around 673 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 17m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 43m. Operated by TGV inOui, DB Fernverkehr AG, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Gare du Nord to Luthern service departs from Gare du Nord and arrives in Luzern. Typically 52 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 30m
Layover time:
1h 17m
Total time:
5h 47m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 43m
Journey distance:
673 km
Services per week:
52
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
35 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:39
Last service departs at:
21:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gare du Nord to Luthern walk and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gare du Nord to Luthern is to bus which costs €30 - €50 and takes 12h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Gare du Nord to Luthern is to train via Strasbourg which costs €100 - €210 and takes 5h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gare du Nord to Luthern. However, there are services departing from Valenciennes and arriving at Luzern via Gare De Lyon - Van Gogh, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and Nancy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gare du Nord to Luthern. However, there are services departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Luzern via Strasbourg and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 9m.

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The distance between Gare du Nord and Luthern is 487 km. The road distance is 669.9 km.

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The best way to get from Gare du Nord to Luthern without a car is to train via Strasbourg which takes 5h 9m and costs €100 - €210.

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It takes approximately 5h 9m to get from Gare du Nord to Luthern, including transfers.

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Gare du Nord to Luthern bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Gare du Nord to Luthern train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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The best way to get from Gare du Nord to Luthern is to train via Strasbourg which takes 5h 9m and costs €100 - €210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €50 and takes 12h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Gare du Nord to Luthern.
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  • Distance: 487.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 9m

What companies run services between Gare du Nord, Île-de-France, France and Luthern, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Gare du Nord to Luthern via Paris l'Est, Strasbourg, and Basel SBB in around 5h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gare du Nord to Luthern via Valenciennes, Gare De Lyon - Diderot, Gare De Lyon - Van Gogh, Gare De Bercy, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, and Nancy in around 12h 8m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 380
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 390
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 410
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 380
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 410
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 410
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 550
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 100
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 80 - SFr 95
1st Class
SFr 85 - SFr 100
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 90 - SFr 110
1st Class
SFr 100 - SFr 120
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 90 - SFr 110
1st Class
SFr 100 - SFr 120
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Paris-Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 240
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 85
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 Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 55 - SFr 80
Rail 1st Class
SFr 70 - SFr 110
Train from Strasbourg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 19 - SFr 28
Rail 1st Class
SFr 29 - SFr 45
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
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Nancy - Centre
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 19
Website
Blablabus
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Nancy
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nancy to Luzern
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 22
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.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Paris to Nancy
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Gare du Nord to Luthern bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Luzern station.

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Gare du Nord to Luthern train services, operated by Südostbahn, arrive at Luzern station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare du Nord to Luthern is 670 km. It takes approximately 6h 19m to drive from Gare du Nord to Luthern.

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Air France, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Luthern. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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