There are 5 ways to get from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne by night bus, 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

Night bus, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the night bus from Annecy to Geneva - Bus station Barcelone - Gare Sants > Barcelone Centre > Lloret de Mar > Gérone > Figueras > Perpignan > Narbonne > Montpellier > Avignon Centre > Grenoble Centre - Gare routière > Chambéry > Annecy > Annemasse > Genève - Gare routière
  2. Take the train from Genève to Luzern 15 / ...

$89 - $156

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lausanne
  2. Take the bus from Lausanne to Zurich Rj
  3. Take the bus from Zurich to Lucerne

$17 - $26

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Geneve
  2. Take the train from Genève to Luzern 15 / ...

$136 - $220

Bus, train  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Fribourg Poya
  2. Take the train from Bern to Wolhusen 89-Y

$90 - $128

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne 198.2 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Lac d’Annecy, France and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne via Annecy, Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard, Geneve, and Genève in around 6 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne via Annecy - Gare routière, Annecy, Lausanne, and Zurich in around 8 h 10 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Bern to Wolhusen
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Annecy to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Annecy to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lausanne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Zurich to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Annecy to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Annecy to Fribourg Poya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Book at
eurolines.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne?

The distance between Lac d’Annecy and Lucerne is 211 km. The road distance is 317 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne?

The cheapest way to get from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne is to bus which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 8 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne?

The quickest way to get from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne is to drive which takes 3 h 15 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

Is there a direct bus between Lac d’Annecy and Lucerne?

No, there is no direct bus from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Menthon-Saint-Bernard - Presles and arriving at Lucerne via Annecy, Lausanne and Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne?

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Lac d’Annecy to Lucerne, including transfers.