Paris to Lucerne by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Paris to Lucerne by train
Fast trains from Paris to Lucerne take around 4 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 489 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paris and Lucerne.
1. Are there direct trains from Paris to Lucerne?
Journeys between Paris and Lucerne usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Paris to Lucerne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Paris to Lucerne?
The Paris to Lucerne train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Paris to Lucerne train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Lucerne is usually scheduled to depart Paris around 06:37 and the last train is around 20:23.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Paris to Lucerne train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Paris to Lucerne are $50.12.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $147 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $205. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Paris to Lucerne train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 12 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 Paris to Lucerne by train.
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Which train companies operate between Paris and Lucerne?
More than one train company operates on the route from Paris to Lucerne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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