There are 7 ways to get from Lucerne to Milan by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

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Train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Milano Centrale Ece / ...

$50 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Lucerne to Milan Ouibus

$10 - $25

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Luzern to Milan, Milan N524 / ...

$16 - $25

Train via Lugano  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Lugano 21 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...

$71 - $126

Rideshare  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lucerne to Milan 158.1 miles

$17

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Milan 158.1 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP

$108 - $322

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Milan is to rideshare which costs SFr 17 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Milan is to drive which takes 2 h 47 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 55.

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The distance between Lucerne and Milan is 189 km. The road distance is 253 km.

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The train from Luzern to Milano Centrale takes 3 h 17 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lucerne to Milan. However, there are services departing from Lucerne and arriving at conciliazione m1 via lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luzern and arriving at Milano Centrale. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Milan, Italy?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lucerne to Milan twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 3 h 17 min. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route once daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lucerne to Milan 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h. Marino Autolinee also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
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 Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
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
$16 - $30
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
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
bahn.de
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
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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lucerne to Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Luzern to Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Book at
eurolines.ch
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Luzern Hbf to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
globtour.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lucerne to Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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