Stuttgart to Lucerne by train

  • First train
    05:46
  • Last train
    00:19
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 53m
  • Distance
    204 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 8m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Stuttgart to Lucerne by train

Fast trains from Stuttgart to Lucerne take around 3 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 204 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stuttgart and Lucerne.

1. Are there direct trains from Stuttgart to Lucerne?

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

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Stuttgart to Lucerne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 43 departures.

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

The Stuttgart to Lucerne train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Lucerne is usually scheduled to depart Stuttgart around 05:45 and the last train is around 00:19. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stuttgart around 05:51, and the last at 00:19.

When to book Stuttgart to Lucerne 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 Stuttgart to Lucerne by train.

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Which train companies operate between Stuttgart and Lucerne?

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

  • Alleo
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Interregio-Express
  • Regional-Express
  • SBB
  • TGV

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 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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