There are 4 ways to get from Lucerne to Winterthur by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 7 train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70
  2. Take the line 7 train from Zürich HB to Winterthur 7 / ...

$31 - $56

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lucerne to Winterthur 47.6 miles

$320 - $390

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Winterthur 47.6 miles

$9 - $15

Uber  •  54 min

  1. Take an Uber from Lucerne to Winterthur 47.6 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Winterthur. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Winterthur via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Lucerne and Winterthur is 60 km. The road distance is 76.1 km.

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The best way to get from Lucerne to Winterthur without a car is to train and line 7 train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Lucerne to Winterthur, including transfers.

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Lucerne to Winterthur train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Luzern station.

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Lucerne to Winterthur train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Winterthur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lucerne to Winterthur is 76 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Lucerne to Winterthur.

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There are 474+ hotels available in Winterthur. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lucerne to Winterthur.
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  • Distance: 37.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Winterthur, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lucerne to Winterthur via Zürich HB in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Uber Zurich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Lucerne to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$140 - $200
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UberX
$140 - $200
Black
$280 - $390
Taxi from Lucerne to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$320 - $390
Bahnhoftaxi
Phone
+41 41 210 33 33
Ammer Taxi
Phone
+41 41 260 36 36
Website
aemmertaxi.com
Airport City Taxi
Phone
+41 41 211 11 11
Website
citytaxi-luzern.ch
Taxi Ernst Hess AG
Phone
+41 41 310 10 10
Website
hesstaxi.ch

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