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

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Line 1 train  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 1 train from Luzern to Zug 1 / ...

$15 - $28

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lucerne to Zug 19.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Zug 19.7 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Lucerne to Zug 19.7 miles

$60 - $85

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luzern and arriving at Zug. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Lucerne and Zug is 21 km. The road distance is 31.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lucerne to Zug without a car is to line 1 train which takes 30 min and costs .

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The line 1 train from Luzern to Zug takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lucerne to Zug is 32 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Lucerne to Zug.

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There are 614+ hotels available in Zug. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lucerne to Zug.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lucerne to Zug every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $28 and the journey takes 30 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 Zug
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Uber Zurich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Lucerne to Zug
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$60 - $85
Black
$120 - $170
Taxi from Lucerne to Zug
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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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