Lucerne to Basel by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Lucerne to Basel by train
Fast trains from Lucerne to Basel take around 1 hour and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 78 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lucerne and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Lucerne to Basel?
Direct trains from Lucerne to Basel have been found.
We usually find around 33 direct trains on the route from Lucerne to Basel every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 35 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lucerne to Basel?
The Lucerne to Basel train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lucerne to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Lucerne around 05:30 and the last train is around 23:54.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lucerne around 05:54, and the last at 00:49.
What's the Lucerne to Basel train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lucerne to Basel are $30.22.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $31, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Lucerne to Basel train tickets?
Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days in advance.
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Which train companies operate between Lucerne and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lucerne to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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