There are 3 ways to get from Lucerne to Gstaad by train 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 via Bern  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Bern 15
  2. Take the train from Bern to Spiez 8 / ...
  3. Take the train from Spiez to Zweisimmen

$69 - $131

Cheapest option

Train Zentralbahn  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Zweisimmen 43-Y / ...

$61 - $93

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Gstaad 90.3 miles

$18 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Gstaad is to drive which costs SFr 18 - SFr 28 and takes 2 h 6 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Gstaad is to drive which costs SFr 18 - SFr 28 and takes 2 h 6 min.

More details

The distance between Lucerne and Gstaad is 101 km. The road distance is 144.5 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Lucerne to Gstaad, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Gstaad. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Gstaad via Bern, Spiez and Zweisimmen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

More details

Map of how to get from Lucerne to Gstaad.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 63 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Gstaad, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lucerne to Gstaad via Bern, Spiez, and Zweisimmen in around 3 h 53 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
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Spiez
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Bern to Spiez
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Zweisimmen
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bls.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

Want to know more about travelling around Switzerland

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.