There are 5 ways to get from Lucerne to Zürich HB by train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70

$23 - $45

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  45 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Luzern Pilatusplatz to Zürich

$11 - $30

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lucerne to Zürich HB 32.8 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Zürich HB 32.8 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Lucerne to Zürich HB 32.8 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Zürich HB is to drive which costs SFr 6 - SFr 10 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Zürich HB is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs SFr 220 - SFr 270.

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The distance between Lucerne and Zürich HB is 40 km. The road distance is 52 km.

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The train from Luzern to Zürich HB takes 46 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luzern and arriving at Zürich HB. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Zürich HB, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lucerne to Zürich HB every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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
Bus operators
PurpleBus
Phone
+41 44 558 26 56
Email
company@purplebus.ch
Website
purplebus.ch
Shuttle from Luzern Pilatusplatz to Zürich
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
purplebus.ch
GA fare
$11 - $13
Normal
$27 - $31
Other operators
Uber Zürich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Lucerne to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$100 - $140
UberBlack
$200 - $270
Taxi from Lucerne to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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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