There are 7 ways to get from Lucerne to Copenhagen by train, plane, night 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

Train to Zurich, fly  •  5 h 13 min

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

$101 - $316

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Lucerne to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Hamburg 024 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg to Copenhagen 173 / ...

$72 - $128

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Train to Basel, fly  •  5 h 37 min

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

$102 - $305

Train  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Basel SBB 26 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$239 - $390

Train, night train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic

$278 - $436

Bus via Frankfurt  •  24 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lucerne to Frankfurt Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen N98

$78 - $135

Drive  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Copenhagen 860 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Copenhagen is to bus which costs SFr 70 - SFr 130 and takes 22 h.

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The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Copenhagen is to train and fly which costs SFr 100 - SFr 320 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Lucerne and Copenhagen is 1003 km. The road distance is 1375.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Lucerne to Copenhagen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lucerne to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Lucerne and arriving at Copenhagen via Zurich and Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at København H via Basel SBB and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Copenhagen, Denmark?

You can take a train from Lucerne to Copenhagen via Basel SBB and Hamburg Hbf in around 14 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lucerne to Copenhagen via Zurich and Hamburg in around 22 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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 Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$190 - $300
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lucerne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lucerne to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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