There are 8 ways to get from Lisbon to Lucerne by plane, 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

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Zurich (ZRH) LIS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$83 - $316

7 alternative options

Fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Basel (BSL) LIS - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

$105 - $384

Fly to Geneva, train  •  8 h 29 min

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

$132 - $489

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LIS - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
  3. Take the train from Lugano to Arth-Goldau

$129 - $375

Train  •  25 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye Hot
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel SBB Tgv
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern 26 / ...

$389 - $519

Bus, train  •  37 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Oriente to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Luzern 15

$158 - $266

Bus  •  41 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Gare do Oriente to Torino - Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II
  2. Take the bus from Torino - Bus station to Lucerne Turin - Gare routière > Milan > Lucerne > Zurich > Winterthur > Singen > Stuttgart > Karlsruhe > Mannheim > Francfort-sur-le-Main

$146 - $202

Drive  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Lucerne 1324 miles

$300 - $440

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lisbon to Lucerne via Hendaye, Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Bercy, Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Basel SBB in around 25 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Lucerne via Lisboa Oriente, Lisboa - Gare do Oriente, Torino - Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, and Torino - Bus station in around 41 h 53 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
13 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Bern
Ave. Duration
34 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Eurolines IT
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Torino - Bus station to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lisbon to Lucerne?

The distance between Lisbon and Lucerne is 1690 km. The road distance is 2118 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Lucerne?

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Lucerne is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lisbon to Lucerne?

The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Lucerne is to fly and train which takes 6 h 41 min and costs 65€ - 260€.

Is there a direct bus between Lisbon and Lucerne?

No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Igreja dos Anjos and arriving at Lucerne via Lisboa - Gare do Oriente and Torino - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 53 min.

How long does it take to get from Lisbon to Lucerne?

It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Lisbon to Lucerne, including transfers.