There are 3 ways to get from Vevey 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  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Vevey to Fribourg/Freiburg 55-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Luzern 15 / ...

$66 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Zurich Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Bordeaux Centre > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Clermont-Ferrand > Saint-Etienne > Lyon - Gare routière Perrache > Genève - Gare routière > Lausanne > Fribourg > Berne > Zurich > Bâle Centre / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Lucerne Francfort-sur-le-Main > Mannheim > Karlsruhe > Stuttgart > Singen > Winterthur > Zurich > Lucerne > Milan > Turin - Gare routière

$27 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Vevey to Lucerne 121.2 miles

$25 - $40

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

You can take a train from Vevey to Lucerne via Fribourg/Freiburg in around 2 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vevey to Lucerne via Lausanne, Lausanne, gare, Lausanne, Parc Vélodrome, Lausanne, and Zurich in around 5 h 29 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Vevey to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Zurich to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Vevey to Lucerne?

The distance between Vevey and Lucerne is 129 km. The road distance is 194 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Vevey to Lucerne is to drive which costs SFr 24 - SFr 40 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Vevey to Lucerne is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs SFr 24 - SFr 40.

Is there a direct train between Vevey and Lucerne?

No, there is no direct train from Vevey to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Vevey and arriving at Luzern via Fribourg/Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Vevey to Lucerne, including transfers.