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Karlsruhe to Lucerne by train
Fastest journey2hr 51m
Trains per day41
Avg. journey time4hr 18m
Travelling from Karlsruhe to Lucerne by train
Fast trains from Karlsruhe to Lucerne take around 2 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 216 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Karlsruhe and Lucerne.
1. Are there direct trains from Karlsruhe to Lucerne?
Journeys between Karlsruhe and Lucerne usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 39 departures on the route from Karlsruhe 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 41 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Karlsruhe to Lucerne?
The Karlsruhe to Lucerne train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Karlsruhe to Lucerne train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Lucerne is usually scheduled to depart Karlsruhe around 04:02 and the last train is around 23:28. This is the same at the weekend.
When to book Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe to Lucerne by train.
Which train companies operate between Karlsruhe and Lucerne?
More than one train company operates on the route from Karlsruhe to Lucerne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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