There are 4 ways to get from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands by train, taxi or car

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Train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Bern 15 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$58 - $101

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Train Zentralbahn  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$35 - $48

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands 46.4 miles

$340 - $410

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands 46.4 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands is to taxi which costs SFr 320 - SFr 390 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Interlaken West via Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Lucerne and Bernese Highlands is 55 km. The road distance is 74.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands without a car is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 100.

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands, including transfers.

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Lucerne to Bernese Highlands train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Luzern station.

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Lucerne to Bernese Highlands train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Interlaken West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lucerne to Bernese Highlands is 74 km. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands.

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There are 1065+ hotels available in Bernese Highlands. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands.
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  • Distance: 34.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Bernese Highlands, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands via Bern and Interlaken West in around 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Lucerne to Bernese Highlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$340 - $410
Bahnhoftaxi
Phone
+41 41 210 33 33
Ammer Taxi
Phone
+41 41 260 36 36
Website
aemmertaxi.com
Airport City Taxi
Phone
+41 41 211 11 11
Website
citytaxi-luzern.ch
Taxi Ernst Hess AG
Phone
+41 41 310 10 10
Website
hesstaxi.ch

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