There are 9 ways to get from Lucerne to La Spezia by train, bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

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  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Ece / ...
  2. Ic / ...

$85 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. N524 / ...
  2. 500

$29 - $51

7 alternative options

Train via Bellinzona  •  8 h 11 min

  1. 21 / ...
  2. Ece
  3. Ic / ...

$101 - $169

Bus and ferry, bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. 26

$56 - $63

Drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. 299 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Basel, fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. BSL - PSA

$89 - $438

Train to Zurich, fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. ZRH - MXP

$131 - $364

Train to Zurich, fly to Lugano, train  •  9 h 27 min

  1. ZRH - LUG

$152 - $356

Train to Zurich, fly to Florence, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. ZRH - FLR

$115 - $441

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and La Spezia, Italy?

You can take a train from Lucerne to La Spezia via Milano Centrale, La Spezia Centrale, and La Spezia in around 7 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lucerne to La Spezia via Milan, Milan, La Spezia, and La Spezia - Biblioteca Beghi in around 8 h 28 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
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 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 Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bellinzona to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luzern to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Lucerna to Milano
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Luzern to Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lucerne and La Spezia is 348 km. The road distance is 478 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to La Spezia is to bus which costs SFr 29 - SFr 55 and takes 8 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Lucerne to La Spezia is to drive which takes 4 h 59 min and costs SFr 70 - SFr 110.

No, there is no direct bus from Lucerne to La Spezia. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at La Spezia - Via Chiodo via Milan, Milan and La Spezia - Biblioteca Beghi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Lucerne to La Spezia, including transfers.