There are 3 ways to get from Lucerne to Lake Maggiore by bus, car, train 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

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. 401

$23 - $35

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. 121.4 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly  •  3 h 41 min

  1. ZRH - LUG

$99 - $268

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Lake Maggiore, Italy?

You can take a bus from Lucerne to Lake Maggiore via Zurich and Lugano in around 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
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
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
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lucerne and Lake Maggiore is 120 km. The road distance is 194 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Lake Maggiore is to bus which costs SFr 22 - SFr 35 and takes 5 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Lake Maggiore is to drive which takes 2 h 20 min and costs SFr 28 - SFr 45.

It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Lucerne to Lake Maggiore, including transfers.