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Lucerne Station

Bahnhofplatz, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
+41 41 367 67 67
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Bahnhofplatz, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
+41 41 367 67 67
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a number of trains from here and the departure boards and platforms are easy to find. TI helpful if you need. COOP grocery store on bottom level. Everything you need.

Thank Susan612
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good transport hub - with frequent connectons and convenient for the ships. Several food outlets and a supermarket

Thank mad_mikeManchester
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lucerne Hauptbahnhof is trully manageable even for a first-time visitor. There's lots of shops, food places and a tourist center. Conveniently, the buses, trams and boats are right outside. Zurich is only 40 minutes away. And we traveled to Basel from here, too. And yes,...More

1  Thank mzzyap8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used the station coming from Zurich and going to Basel. It's big and busy, but the signage and layout is quite user-friendly.

Thank GPBurdell67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well connected to Zurich or walk across the from the station for a boat cruise to for a local tour. Buses are available just outside. Easy to navigate

Thank madwhop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a day trip to Lucerne by train during our most recent stay in Zurich. The train journey took about 40 minutes and the train arrived at Lucerne's central railway station. Having previously stayed in Lucerne, we were familiar with this railway station and...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lucerne station has everything you need before your trip: easy to find tourist info desk, restaurants, shops and a supermarket.

Thank edubimonte
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The station is a real hub. The really informative tourist centre is here and they provide excellent assistance. As well there is an arrange of shops to provide to your needs. Also next a major boat trip place.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the more impressive European train stations that I have been to. The underground passage ways that cross the busy intersection above offer just about everything you might nee upon arrival, ATM machines where you can withdraw Swiss Francs (Switzerland does not...More

Thank pathfinndr
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very regularly trains with an easy-to-follow system that was externally organized. There is a few food places inside as well, such as a coup supermaket to grab snacks

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Anupama K
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Response from Kafetz | Reviewed this property |
The train station is not so big so 16 minutes would provide you more than enough time to change trains.
15 May 2016|
Response from Jennifer N | Reviewed this property |
As I know, there are luggage lockers located at the train station. There are different size for your luggage. It costs about 5 CHF (small locker) and 7 CHF ( bigger locker). The small locker fits a hand luggage plus a... More