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There are 4 ways to get from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen by bus, train, taxi or car

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  1. Take the bus from Luzern to Interlaken Station East

3 alternative options


  1. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost


  1. Take a taxi from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen


  1. Drive from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen

Luthern to Lauterbrunnen by bus and train

The journey time between Luthern and Lauterbrunnen is around 1h 35m and covers a distance of around 79 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 35m. Operated by FlixBus and Berner Oberland-Bahnen, the Luthern to Lauterbrunnen service departs from Luzern and arrives in Lauterbrunnen. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 30m
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
1h 35m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 35m
Journey distance:
79 km
Services per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

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Last service departs at:

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luthern to Lauterbrunnen bus and train schedules

Luthern → Lauterbrunnen
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Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Regional restriction measures in place

COVID-19 help in Switzerland

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 0041 58 463 00 00

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, travel within Switzerland is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lauterbrunnen is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lauterbrunnen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lauterbrunnen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen is to bus, which costs SFr 7 - SFr 9 and takes 1h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen is to taxi which costs SFr 340 - SFr 410 and takes 1h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Lauterbrunnen via Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 31m.

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The distance between Luthern and Lauterbrunnen is 59 km. The road distance is 78.1 km.

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The best way to get from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen without a car is to bus which takes 1h 52m and costs SFr 7 - SFr 9.

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It takes approximately 1h 52m to get from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen, including transfers.

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Luthern to Lauterbrunnen train services, operated by Zentralbahn, depart from Luzern station.

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The best way to get from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen is to bus which takes 1h 52m and costs SFr 7 - SFr 9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2h 31m.

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Luthern to Lauterbrunnen train services, operated by Zentralbahn, arrive at Interlaken Ost station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luthern to Lauterbrunnen is 78 km. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen.

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  • Distance: 59.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 52m

What companies run services between Luthern, Switzerland and Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Luzern to Interlaken Station East 3 times a week. Tickets cost SFr 7 - SFr 9 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Alternatively, Zentralbahn operates a train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost hourly. Tickets cost SFr 30 - SFr 45 and the journey takes 1h 49m.

Train operators
+41 (0)58 668 80 00
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Bus operators

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Luzern to Interlaken Station East
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 9
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Other operators
Taxi from Luthern to Lauterbrunnen
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 410
Taxi Ernst Hess AG
+41 41 310 10 10
+41 41 210 33 33
Ammer Taxi
+41 41 260 36 36
Airport City Taxi
+41 41 211 11 11

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