Directions from Schaffhausen to Lucerne

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70

$36 - $65

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Schaffhausen to Lucerne 64 miles

$13 - $20

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

You can take a train from Schaffhausen to Lucerne via Zürich HB in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Schaffhausen and Lucerne is 76 km. The road distance is 102 km.

The cheapest way to get from Schaffhausen to Lucerne is to drive which costs SFr 13 - SFr 20 and takes 1 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Schaffhausen to Lucerne is to drive which takes 1 h 11 min and costs SFr 13 - SFr 20.

No, there is no direct train from Schaffhausen to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Schaffhausen and arriving at Luzern via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Schaffhausen to Lucerne, including transfers.