There are 5 ways to get from Stuttgart to Lucerne by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70

$80 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Lucerne Ouibus

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Luzern 124

$17 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Lucerne 169.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train  •  3 h 59 min

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

$77 - $242

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Lucerne is to bus which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Lucerne is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Lucerne is 203 km. The road distance is 271.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Stuttgart to Lucerne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Ruhbank and arriving at Lucerne via Plieningen Seemühlenweg and Stuttgart. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Luzern via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Lucerne via Zürich HB in around 4 h. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Stuttgart to Lucerne every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Luzern
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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