There are 8 ways to get from Lucerne to Split by train, plane, bus, car ferry 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

$124 - $399

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Bus Eurolines CH  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Luzern to Split

$60 - $110

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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

$100 - $368

Train to Geneva, fly  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Split (SPU) GVA - SPU

$134 - $434

Train, car ferry  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Milano Centrale Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona Fb / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split

$124 - $229

Bus Globtour  •  22 h

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

$92 - $134

Train  •  22 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Split

$144 - $241

Drive  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Split 714.7 miles

$140 - $220

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Split is to train and fly which costs SFr 120 - SFr 400 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The distance between Lucerne and Split is 748 km. The road distance is 1143.6 km.

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

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

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No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Split. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Split via Zürich HB and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 50 min.

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Lucerne to Split bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Split station.

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Map of how to get from Lucerne to Split.
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  • Distance: 467.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

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 $60 - $110 and the journey takes 17 h. Arriva d.o.o. also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lucerne to Split via Zürich HB, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., and Zagreb in around 22 h 50 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Geneva to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
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
Flights from Geneva to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Basel to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
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 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and 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
$30 - $60
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
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
14 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Arth-Goldau to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Arth-Goldau to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
italotreno.it
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
$60 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Lucerne to Split
Ave. Duration
17 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Luzern Hbf to Tomislavgrad
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
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 - $13
Schedules at
jelinak.com
Ferry operators
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$46
Vehicle
$69

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