There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Lungern by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train, line 470 train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70
  2. Take the line 470 train from Luzern to Lungern 470

$39 - $63

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Bus, night bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Lucerne Ouibus
  2. Take the night bus from Luzern, Bahnhof to Lungern, Dorfkapelle N8

$25 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Lungern 55 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Lungern is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Lungern is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Lungern is 71 km. The road distance is 88 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Zürich to Lungern, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Lungern. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Lungern, Dorfkapelle via Luzern, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Lungern. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Lungern via Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Lungern, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zürich to Lungern via Luzern in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
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
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Lungern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Night bus from Luzern, Bahnhof to Lungern, Dorfkapelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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