Lausanne to Lucerne by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:44
  • Last train
    21:45
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 10m

Travelling from Lausanne to Lucerne by train

The fastest trains from Lausanne to Lucerne take around 2 hours and 10 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 141 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lausanne and Lucerne.

Direct trains run between Lausanne and Lucerne.

We usually find around 25 direct trains on the route from Lausanne to Lucerne every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 27 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 10 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Lucerne is usually scheduled to depart Lausanne around 05:44 and the last train is around 21:45. This is the same at the weekend.

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

When to book Lausanne to Lucerne train tickets?

Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days 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 Lausanne to Lucerne by train.

Which trains operate between Lausanne and Lucerne?

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

  • InterCity
  • Intercités

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

Find journey information for Lucerne to Lausanne

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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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