There are 5 ways to get from Lucerne to Chur by train, car or towncar

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  •  2 h 27 min

  1. 70
  2. 3 / ...

$53 - $101

Cheapest option

Train via Pfäffikon SZ  •  2 h 55 min

  1. 1-Y
  2. 43-Y

$30 - $60

3 alternative options

Train via Thalwil  •  2 h 36 min

  1. 70
  2. 43-Y

$49 - $91

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. 88.7 miles

$18 - $27

Uber  •  1 h 30 min

  1. 88.7 miles

$260 - $350

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Chur, Grisons, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lucerne to Chur via Zürich HB in around 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Thalwil
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Thalwil to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Pfäffikon SZ to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from Luzern to Pfäffikon SZ
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Other operators
Uber Zürich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Lucerne to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$260 - $350
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$260 - $350
UberBlack
$500 - $700

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lucerne and Chur is 96 km. The road distance is 142 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Chur is to drive which costs SFr 18 - SFr 27 and takes 1 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Chur is to drive which takes 1 h 30 min and costs SFr 18 - SFr 27.

No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Chur. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Chur via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Lucerne to Chur, including transfers.