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There are 4 ways to get from Vals to Lucerne by bus, train, car or towncar

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Line 431 bus, train  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the line 431 bus from Vals, Post to Ilanz, Bahnhof/Post 431
  2. Take the train from Chur to Thalwil
  3. Take the train from Thalwil to Luzern 70 / ...

SFr 71 - SFr 125

3 alternative options

Train  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Chur to Pfäffikon SZ 55-Y
  2. Take the train from Pfäffikon SZ to Luzern 2-Y

Drive  •  2h 19m

  1. Drive from Vals to Lucerne 124.9 miles

SFr 26 - SFr 40

Uber  •  2h 19m

  1. Take an Uber from Vals to Lucerne 124.9 miles

SFr 360 - SFr 460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vals to Lucerne is to drive which costs SFr 26 - SFr 40 and takes 2h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Vals to Lucerne is to drive which costs SFr 26 - SFr 40 and takes 2h 19m.

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The distance between Vals and Lucerne is 82 km. The road distance is 199.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vals to Lucerne without a car is to line 431 bus and train which takes 4h 45m and costs SFr 70 - SFr 130.

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from Vals to Lucerne, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vals to Lucerne is 200 km. It takes approximately 2h 19m to drive from Vals to Lucerne.

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There are 389+ hotels available in Lucerne. Prices start at SFr 89 per night.

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Map of how to get from Vals to Lucerne.
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  • Distance: 51.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 45m

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

You can take a train from Vals to Lucerne via Ilanz, Bahnhof/Post, Ilanz, Chur, and Pfäffikon SZ in around 5h 16m.

Train operators
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
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chur to Thalwil
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Thalwil to Luzern
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 23
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chur to Pfäffikon SZ
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Pfäffikon SZ to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Other operators
Uber Zurich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Vals to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 460
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SFr 360 - SFr 460
Black
SFr 700 - SFr 900

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