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There are 8 ways to get from Manila to Lucerne by plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  20h 32m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Zurich (ZRH) MNL - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$359 - $1,854

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  24h 29m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MNL - MXP
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Luzern

$292 - $954

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Fly to Basel, train  •  23h 3m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Basel (BSL) MNL - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

$636 - $1,669

Fly to Geneva, train  •  24h 5m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Geneva (GVA) MNL - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Luzern

$423 - $854

Fly to Friedrichshafen, train  •  26h 29m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) MNL - FDH
  2. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Flughafen to Singen(Hohentwiel)
  3. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Zürich HB
  4. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern

$722 - $1,929

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  25h 40m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Stuttgart (STR) MNL - STR
  2. Take the train from Böblingen to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern

$520 - $2,442

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  23h 36m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Frankfurt (FRA) MNL - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

$359 - $1,023

Fly to Munich, train  •  25h 54m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Munich (MUC) MNL - MUC
  2. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern

$387 - $1,391

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Lucerne is to fly and train which costs ₱15,000 - ₱55,000 and takes 24h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Lucerne is to fly and train which costs ₱19,000 - ₱100,000 and takes 20h 32m.

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The distance between Manila and Lucerne is 10452 km.

It takes approximately 20h 32m to get from Manila to Lucerne, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manila Airport to Zurich Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 35m and has one stopover.

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Lucerne is 7h behind Manila. It is currently 10:28 AM in Manila and 3:28 AM in Lucerne.

Swiss, Thai Airways International, Air China and nine other airlines offer flights from Manila Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 362+ hotels available in Lucerne. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 6532.2 miles
  • Duration: 20h 32m

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Lucerne, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Lucerne. However, you can take the train to Gil Puyat LRT, take the walk to Jam Liner/Atrium, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Zurich, take the walk to Zürich Flughafen, then take the train to Lucerne. Alternatively, you can take the train to Gil Puyat LRT, take the walk to Jam Liner/Atrium, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Basel, take the walk to Basel EuroAirport, take the line 50 bus to Basel, Bahnhof SBB, take the walk to Basel SBB, then take the train to Lucerne.

Airlines
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,900
Flights from Manila to Geneva via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Dubai
Ave. Duration
20h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Manila to Munich via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,700
Flights from Manila to Geneva via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $1,700
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Doha
Ave. Duration
20h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Manila to Munich via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $4,100
Flights from Manila to Basel via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Tokyo Haneda, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,500
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Dubai, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Suvarnabhumi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Manila to Stuttgart via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,100
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Manila to Munich via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,700
Flights from Manila to Basel via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Manila to Geneva via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $1,600
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Manila to Stuttgart via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $6,000
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Manila to Munich via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,900
Flights from Manila to Geneva via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,400
Flights from Manila to Stuttgart via Abu Dhabi, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,600
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
20h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Manila to Munich via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
20h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $4,300
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Hong Kong, Brussels
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $4,300
Flights from Manila to Geneva via Hong Kong, Zurich
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Manila to Stuttgart via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,000 - $10,000
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Manila to Munich via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $4,200
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Manila to Geneva via Suvarnabhumi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $4,100
Flights from Manila to Stuttgart via Suvarnabhumi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Manila to Munich via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Taiwan Taoyuan, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Manila to Basel via Taiwan Taoyuan, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,900
Flights from Manila to Basel via Hong Kong, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,800
Flights from Manila to Geneva via Taiwan Taoyuan, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,200
Flights from Manila to Stuttgart via Taiwan Taoyuan, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $6,000
Flights from Manila to Munich via Taiwan Taoyuan, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Tokyo Haneda, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,500
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Dubai, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Suvarnabhumi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Incheon, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $5,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Tokyo Haneda, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Suvarnabhumi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,700
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Xiamen, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Flights from Manila to Basel via Xiamen, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,300
Flights from Manila to Stuttgart via Xiamen, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Manila to Geneva via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,400
Flights from Manila to Munich via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,600
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Muscat
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Muscat
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Manila to Munich via Muscat
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $4,500
Flights from Manila to Milan Malpensa via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $4,500
Flights from Manila to Munich via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $6,500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manila to Basel via Hong Kong, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Manila to Friedrichshafen via Hong Kong, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Manila to Zurich via Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $7,000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Manila to Frankfurt via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
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 Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Singen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Friedrichshafen Flughafen to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Böblingen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
bahn.de

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