Lucerne to Florence by train

  • First train
    04:22
  • Last train
    23:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 27m
  • Distance
    432 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 52m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Lucerne to Florence by train

Fast trains from Lucerne to Florence take around 5 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 432 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lucerne and Florence.

1. Are there direct trains from Lucerne to Florence?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Lucerne to Florence 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 18 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Lucerne to Florence?

The Lucerne to Florence train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Lucerne to Florence train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Florence is usually scheduled to depart Lucerne around 04:22 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 Florence train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 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 Florence by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lucerne and Florence?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Italo
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • S-Bahn
  • Schnellzug
  • Sneltrein/train rapide

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

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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.

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