There are 5 ways to get from Lucerne to Split by train, plane, bus or car

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 to Zurich, fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Split (SPU) ZRH - SPU

$125 - $400

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CH  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Luzern to Split

$65 - $110

3 alternative options

Train to Basel, fly  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Split (SPU) BSL - SPU

$101 - $369

Bus Globtour  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Luzern Hbf to Tomislavgrad
  2. Take the bus from Tomislavgrad to Split

$99 - $145

Drive  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Split 714.7 miles

$140 - $220

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Split, Croatia?

Eurolines CH operates a bus from Lucerne to Split 4 times a week. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 17 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Basel to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Basel to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Germania Flug AG
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
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
Train from Luzern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Luzern to Split
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch
Mesic Reisen
Phone
044 817 05 27
Website
mesic-reisen.ch
Bus from Lucerne to Split
Ave. Duration
18 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$74
Schedules at
mesic-reisen.ch
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Luzern Hbf to Tomislavgrad
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
globtour.com
Jelinak
Website
jelinak.com
Bus from Tomislavgrad to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
jelinak.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lucerne to Split?

The distance between Lucerne and Split is 748 km. The road distance is 1144 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Split?

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Split is to bus which costs SFr 60 - SFr 100 and takes 17 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Lucerne to Split?

The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Split is to train and fly which takes 5 h 27 min and costs SFr 120 - SFr 390.

Is there a direct bus between Lucerne and Split?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luzern and arriving at Split. Services depart twice daily, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 17 h.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Lucerne to Split, including transfers.