There are 10 ways to get from Lucerne to Monaco by train, bus, 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  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Ece / ...
  2. Ec / ...

$80 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

$43 - $92

8 alternative options

Train via Bellinzona  •  9 h 22 min

  1. 21 / ...
  2. Ece
  3. Ec

$97 - $197

Bus Eurolines FR  •  9 h 32 min

$66 - $128

Drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. 347.8 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Zurich, fly to Nice  •  5 h 2 min

  1. ZRH - NCE

$104 - $302

Train to Basel, fly to Nice  •  5 h 26 min

  1. BSL - NCE

$90 - $251

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly to Nice  •  6 h 12 min

  1. SXB - NCE

$132 - $385

Train to Geneva, fly to Nice  •  7 h 10 min

  1. GVA - NCE

$134 - $288

Train to Zurich, fly to Monaco  •  5 h 18 min

  1. ZRH - MCM

$101 - $366

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Monaco?

You can take a train from Lucerne to Monaco via Milano Centrale in around 8 h 46 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Lucerne to Monaco 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $120 and the journey takes 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Heli Securite
Website
helicopter-saint-tropez.com
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Munich, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Frankfurt, Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Paris CDG, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Paris CDG, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Frankfurt, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Vienna, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
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
$55 - $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 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 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
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 Milano Centrale to Monaco Monte Carlo
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
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
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lucerne to Nice
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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
Bus from Milan to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
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 - $30
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lucerne and Monaco is 375 km. The road distance is 557 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Monaco is to bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 95 and takes 9 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Monaco is to train and fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 300.

No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Monaco-Monte-Carlo via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 46 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Lucerne to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Lucerne and arriving at Monaco Place d’Armes via Milan, Aéroport / Promenade and Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 46 min to get from Lucerne to Monaco, including transfers.