Lucerne to Innsbruck by train

  • First train
    05:28
  • Last train
    20:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 36m
  • Distance
    235 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    8
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 4m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Lucerne to Innsbruck by train

Fast trains from Lucerne to Innsbruck take around 4 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 235 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lucerne and Innsbruck.

1. Are there direct trains from Lucerne to Innsbruck?

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

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Lucerne to Innsbruck 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 7 departures.

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

The Lucerne to Innsbruck train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Innsbruck is usually scheduled to depart Lucerne around 05:28 and the last train is around 20:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lucerne around 05:28, and the last at 19:35.

When to book Lucerne to Innsbruck train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Innsbruck by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lucerne and Innsbruck?

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

  • CityNightLine
  • Euro City
  • EuroNight
  • Eurocity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocités
  • Inter Regio
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Nightjet
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Railjet Xpress
  • Thello

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

Innsbruck to Lucerne by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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