There are 11 ways to get from Naples to Lucerne by train, bus and ferry, 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.

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Train via Arth-Goldau  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Arth-Goldau Ec

$98 - $191

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Maria Capua Vetere - Q8 Via Galatina to Luzern

$48 - $75

9 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Luzern Eurocity / ...

$111 - $224

Bus and ferry  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Caserta to Luzern

$77 - $124

Drive  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Naples to Lucerne 639.7 miles

$150 - $230

Fly Naples to Zurich, train  •  6 h 2 min

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

$92 - $422

Fly Naples to Basel, train  •  6 h 3 min

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

$89 - $347

Fly Naples to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) NAP - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
  3. Take the train from Lugano to Arth-Goldau

$113 - $307

Fly Naples to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Linate (LIN) NAP - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Arth-Goldau

$97 - $310

Fly Naples to Milan Bergamo, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) NAP - BGY
  2. Take the train from Monza to Arth-Goldau

$87 - $309

Train to Rome, fly to Zurich, train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Zurich (ZRH) FCO - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$111 - $397

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Naples to Lucerne is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 15 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Naples to Lucerne is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 370€ and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The distance between Naples and Lucerne is 838 km. The road distance is 1023.4 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Naples to Lucerne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Naples to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Napoli - Piazza Garibaldi and arriving at Luzern via Caserta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Naples to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Napoli Centrale and arriving at Luzern via Milano Centrale and Arth-Goldau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 49 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Naples to Lucerne is 1023 km. It takes approximately 9 h 37 min to drive from Naples to Lucerne.

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  • Distance: 523.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 49 min

What companies run services between Naples, Italy and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Naples to Lucerne via Milano Centrale and Arth-Goldau in around 8 h 49 min. Alternatively, Gruppo Di Maio operates a bus from Naples to Lucerne 3 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 12 h 50 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Naples to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Flights from Naples to Basel via Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Flights from Naples to Basel via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Flights from Naples to Basel via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Naples to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Naples to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Naples to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Naples to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Naples to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Naples to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Naples to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Naples to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Naples to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
italotreno.it
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 Milano Centrale to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Luzern
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Monza to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Caserta to Luzern
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Book at
eurolines.ch
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Santa Maria Capua Vetere - Q8 Via Galatina to Luzern
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com

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