There are 7 ways to get from Lucerne to Venice 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  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$82 - $163

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lucerne to Milan Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto Ouibus

$19 - $37

5 alternative options

Train via Lugano  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Lugano 21 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$98 - $191

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Luzern to Venice, Venice 417

$30 - $50

Drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Venice 321.3 miles

$75 - $120

Train to Zurich, fly  •  4 h 40 min

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

$82 - $350

Train to Basel, fly  •  5 h 4 min

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

$88 - $389

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Venice is to bus which costs SFr 19 - SFr 40 and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Venice is to train and fly which takes 4 h 40 min and costs SFr 80 - SFr 350.

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The distance between Lucerne and Venice is 358 km. The road distance is 514 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Lucerne to Venice, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luzern and arriving at Venice, Venice. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Venice. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

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

You can take a train from Lucerne to Venice via Milano Centrale in around 6 h 3 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lucerne to Venice twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Basel to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Basel to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $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
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
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 Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
Train from Luzern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
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 Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Venice - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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

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