Lucerne to Copenhagen by train

  • First train
    05:30
  • Last train
    00:49
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 11m
  • Distance
    1,006 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    3
  • Avg. journey time
    17hr 50m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lucerne to Copenhagen by train

Fast trains from Lucerne to Copenhagen take around 14 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,006 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lucerne and Copenhagen.

1. Are there direct trains from Lucerne to Copenhagen?

Journeys between Lucerne and Copenhagen usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Lucerne to Copenhagen 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 4 departures.

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

The Lucerne to Copenhagen train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only train to Copenhagen is usually scheduled to depart Lucerne around 05:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lucerne around 05:54, and the last at 00:49.

When to book Lucerne to Copenhagen train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Copenhagen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lucerne and Copenhagen?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio

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.