There are 5 ways to get from Stresa to Lucerne by train, bus 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  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Olten Ec
  2. Take the train from Olten to Luzern 27 / ...

$67 - $105

Cheapest option

STN, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the STN from Stresa to Novara Station Domodossola
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Lucerne Ouibus

$16 - $43

3 alternative options

Train via Brig  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Brig Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Bern 8 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Luzern 15

$89 - $160

Train via Brig #2  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Brig Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Spiez 8 / ...
  3. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470

$84 - $139

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Stresa to Lucerne 140 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Stresa to Lucerne is to STN and bus which costs 14€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stresa to Lucerne is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Stresa and Lucerne is 131 km. The road distance is 224 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Stresa to Lucerne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stresa to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Stresa and arriving at Lucerne via Novara and Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stresa to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Stresa and arriving at Luzern via Olten. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

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

You can take a train from Stresa to Lucerne via Olten and Olten in around 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stresa to Lucerne via Novara Station, Novara, Lampugnano Milan, and Milan in around 6 h 58 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Stresa to Olten
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Stresa to Brig
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Luzern
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
STN
Phone
0321 472647
Email
info@stnnet.it
Website
stnnet.it
Bus from Stresa to Novara Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stnnet.it
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Mailand Lampugnano to Luzern Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
globtour.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Book at
eurolines.ch

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