Bologna to Lucerne by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:15
  • Last train
    00:46
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 3m

Travelling from Bologna to Lucerne by train

Fast trains from Bologna to Lucerne take around 5 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 368 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bologna and Lucerne.

Are there direct trains from Bologna to Lucerne?

Journeys between Bologna and Lucerne usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Bologna to Lucerne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 27 departures.

How long is the train journey from Bologna to Lucerne?

The Bologna to Lucerne train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Bologna to Lucerne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lucerne is usually scheduled to depart Bologna around 04:15 and the last train is around 00:46. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bologna around 04:15, and the last at 23:03.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Bologna to Lucerne train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bologna to Lucerne by train.

Which train companies operate between Bologna and Lucerne?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bologna to Lucerne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercity Notte
  • Intercités
  • Italo
  • Railjet
  • Regional Express
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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