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Utrecht to Lucerne by train

  • First train
    05:00
  • Last train
    21:54
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 32m
  • Distance
    606 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    14
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 1m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Utrecht to Lucerne by train

Fast trains from Utrecht to Lucerne take around 7 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 606 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Utrecht and Lucerne.

1. Are there direct trains from Utrecht to Lucerne?

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

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Utrecht to Lucerne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Utrecht to Lucerne train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Lucerne is usually scheduled to depart Utrecht around 05:00 and the last train is around 21:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Utrecht around 07:06, and the last at 21:54.

When to book Utrecht 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 Utrecht to Lucerne by train.

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Which train companies operate between Utrecht and Lucerne?

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

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocity-Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn
  • SBB

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.