Lucerne to Bologna by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:36
  • Last train
    00:32
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 41m

Travelling from Lucerne to Bologna by train

Fast trains from Lucerne to Bologna take around 4 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 368 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lucerne and Bologna.

Are there direct trains from Lucerne to Bologna?

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

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Lucerne to Bologna 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 16 departures.

How long is the train journey from Lucerne to Bologna?

The Lucerne to Bologna train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lucerne to Bologna train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bologna is usually scheduled to depart Lucerne around 05:36 and the last train is around 00:32. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lucerne around 05:36, and the last at 23:13.

When to book Lucerne to Bologna train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Lucerne to Bologna by train.

Which train companies operate between Lucerne and Bologna?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Italo
  • 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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