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Trains Geneva to Lucerne: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Do you know the best way to get from Geneva to Lucerne? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much do train tickets from Geneva to Lucerne cost?

The prices for train tickets from Geneva to Lucerne vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Geneva to Lucerne will cost $ 22.99. The average train ticket price is approximately $ 54.74. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Geneva to Lucerne by train

Best price $ 22.99
Journey duration 2 h 58 min
Connections per day 35
First departure 04:49
Last departure 20:50
Distance 118 mi
Departure Geneva
Arrival Lucerne
Carriers SBB, SNCF, Trenitalia,

Ticket price Geneva - Lucerne every day

$ 22.99
In 2 days
$ 49.60
In 3 days
In 4 days
$ 46.94
$ 17.45
In 5 days
In 6 days

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 22.99
Maximum price
$ 97.30

Geneva - Lucerne


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$ 52

Saturday, October 8th 2022
Genève - Luzern
7:59pm - 11:01pm
3h 2min
CO2: 0.55kg

How long does the journey from Geneva to Lucerne take by train?

In order to get from Geneva to Lucerne faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Geneva and Lucerne will complete the journey in 2 h 50 min. On average, it will take you about 3 h to travel the 118.7 mi between Geneva and Lucerne.

What time are the first and last departures from Geneva to Lucerne?

The first departure of the night from Geneva to Lucerne leaves at 04:48, while the last journey sets out at 20:50. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Geneva and Lucerne. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use to travel from Geneva to Lucerne?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Geneva and Lucerne. You can start your journey in Geneva at stations such as Genève Cornavin, Genève, Geneve and Genève-Aéroport. These connect to stations including LUCERNE and Luzern in Lucerne. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Geneva to Lucerne.

How many times a day do journeys run from Geneva to Lucerne?

You will be able to travel from Geneva to Lucerne using companies such as SBB, Trenitalia and Combined, these providers offer an average of 35 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 49 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Geneva to Lucerne using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 16 direct connections from Geneva to Lucerne each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 19 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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