Travel from Lucerne to Salzburg

Bus or train from Lucerne to Salzburg?

You can take a train from Lucerne to Salzburg via Zürich HB in around 7 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lucerne to Salzburg via St. Gallen Poststrasse and Sankt Gallen in around 8 h 58 min.

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How to get from Lucerne to Salzburg

ModeDurationPrice
From Luzern train to Zürich HB then train to Salzburg Hbf.7 h 9 minSFr 153
From Luzern train to Zürich HB, walk to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB, bus to Munich, Munich central bus station, then bus to Salzburg.8 h 31 minSFr 204
From Luzern bus to St. Gallen Poststrasse, walk to Sankt Gallen, then bus to Salzburg.8 h 58 minSFr 65
From Lucerne drive to Salzburg.4 h 59 minSFr 75
From Luzern train to Zurich airport, fly to Munich airport, train to München Ost, then train to Salzburg.5 h 31 minSFr 216
From Luzern train to Zurich airport, fly to Salzburg airport, then line 2 bus to Salzburg.6 h 12 minSFr 170
From Luzern train to Basel, Bahnhof SBB, line 50 bus to Basel airport, fly to Munich airport, train to München Ost, then train to Salzburg.6 h 55 minSFr 234
From Luzern train to Bern, line 4 train to Belp, Bahnhof, line 160 bus to Berne airport, fly to Munich airport, train to München Ost, then train to Salzburg.7 h 26 minSFr 325

How long does it take to get from Lucerne to Salzburg?

It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Lucerne to Salzburg, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Lucerne and Salzburg?

No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 9 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lucerne and Salzburg?

No, there is no direct bus from Lucerne to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Salzburg via Sankt Gallen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 58 min.

Operators from Lucerne to Salzburg

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Swiss PostAutoSwiss PostAuto
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
Eurolines IT+39 0861 199 1900Eurolines IT
Eurolines CH0041 (0) 844 257 224Eurolines CH
SwissSwiss
LufthansaLufthansa
S-BahnS-Bahn
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines
EurowingsEurowings
easyJeteasyJet
KLMKLM
Transavia HollandTransavia Holland
Scandinavian AirlinesScandinavian Airlines
Helvetic AirwaysHelvetic Airways
Norwegian Air InternationalNorwegian Air International
Air FranceAir France
British AirwaysBritish Airways
NikiNiki
Salzburg Airport ShuttleSalzburg Airport Shuttle
BVBBVB
BLS AG+41 58 327 32 71BLS AG
BernmobilBernmobil
Sky Work AirlinesSky Work Airlines