There are 11 ways to get from Maasmechelen to Lucerne by train, bus, night 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  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Genk to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Strasbourg Tgv
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern 26 / ...

$214 - $293

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Maasmechelen Centrum to Evere Bazel 178
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Luzern N836

$43 - $73

9 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Hasselt to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the bus from Liege to Zurich
  3. Take the bus from Zurich to Lucerne

Night bus, train  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the night bus from Maastricht to Basel, Basel central station N831
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern 26 / ...

$73 - $128

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Maasmechelen to Lucerne 418.5 miles

$85 - $130

Train to Brussels, fly to Zurich, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Genk to Leuven
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) BRU - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$125 - $362

Train to Brussels, fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Genk to Leuven
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Basel (BSL) BRU - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

$107 - $352

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Zurich, train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Zurich (ZRH) DUS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$100 - $240

Line 45 bus, line 65 bus, train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Basel  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 45 bus from Maasmechelen Centrum to Maaseik Plantage
  2. Take the line 65 bus from Maaseik, Bospoort to Susteren, Station
  3. Take the train from Roermond to Venlo
  4. Take the train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
  5. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Basel (BSL) DUS - BSL
  6. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

$122 - $330

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Zurich, train  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$117 - $347

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Zurich, train  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Zurich (ZRH) CGN - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$119 - $320

What companies run services between Maasmechelen, Belgium and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Maasmechelen to Lucerne via Genk Station perron 12, Genk, Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles Midi, Strasbourg, and Basel SBB in around 10 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maasmechelen to Lucerne via Evere Bazel, Brussel Haren Bordet Station, Brussel Noord Perron 5, and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 12 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Genk to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$20 - $29
Train from Genk to Leuven
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $23
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
SNCF
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Nmbs
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
nmbs.be
Train from Hasselt to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
nmbs.be
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Roermond to Venlo
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Roermond to Venlo
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$60 - $80
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Maasmechelen Centrum to Evere Bazel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Maasmechelen Centrum to Maaseik Plantage
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Luzern
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Maastricht to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Liege to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Maaseik, Bospoort to Susteren, Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arriva.nl

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Maasmechelen and Lucerne is 475 km. The road distance is 670 km.

The cheapest way to get from Maasmechelen to Lucerne is to bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 12 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Maasmechelen to Lucerne is to drive which takes 5 h 56 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

No, there is no direct bus from Maasmechelen to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Maasmechelen Centrum and arriving at Luzern via Brussel Haren Bordet Station and Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 22 min to get from Maasmechelen to Lucerne, including transfers.