There are 3 ways to get from Schwanden to Lucerne by train, taxi or car

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  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Brienz to Luzern 470

$25 - $35

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Schwanden to Lucerne 34.3 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Schwanden to Lucerne 34.3 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Schwanden, Canton of Bern, Switzerland and Lucerne, Switzerland?

Zentralbahn operates a train from Schwanden to Lucerne hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Brienz to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Schwanden to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
Allround Taxi Moser André
Phone
+41 33 654 10 10
Website
allroundtaxi-spiez.ch
Oesch Taxi Thun
Phone
+41 33 222 22 22
Website
oeschtaxi.ch
Dorf-Taxi Spiez
Phone
+41 33 650 15 15
Website
dorftaxi-spiez.ch

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Schwanden to Lucerne?

The distance between Schwanden and Lucerne is 38 km. The road distance is 55 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Schwanden to Lucerne?

The cheapest way to get from Schwanden to Lucerne is to drive which costs SFr 7 - SFr 11 and takes 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Schwanden to Lucerne?

The quickest way to get from Schwanden to Lucerne is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs SFr 230 - SFr 280.

Is there a direct train between Schwanden and Lucerne?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brienz and arriving at Luzern. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Schwanden to Lucerne?

The train from Brienz to Luzern takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.