Lucerne Travel Guide
Right now's the time to design your ideal Lucerne escape. Take a load off, relax and let the clever crew at Orbitz find the best hotel and flight combos for you. You'll be able to save up to $369^ if you bundle your bookings. All you have to do is pick your desired airfares, hotels, experiences and rental cars. And that's not all — you have plenty of freedom. Mix and match from 500 airline partners and some 500,000 hotels across the world. There are limitless flight options, room types and spectacular experiences to satisfy your wandering spirit. Which ones will you choose?
Where is Lucerne?Losing your way in a foreign place sounds romantic. But if you want to arrive in Lucerne on the first try, listen up. It's situated about 40 miles east of Bern, the national capital, and 2 miles south of Emmen.
Places to Visit in Lucerne
Mount Pilatus and Chapel Bridge are just a few of the exceptional places to visit in this area. Not really your style? Rest easy — you're flush with choice here. A few other notable options include the Swiss Transportation Museum and Loewenplatz. Every monument has a story to tell. Swing by Lion Monument and discover a little about the area's rich and diverse history and achievements. Like some more options? If you'd like a peaceful location for some reflection, head to Saint Peters Church. But that's not all there is! A landmark of the area and a place of worship for some, Hofkirche is worthwhile, no matter your personal beliefs.
Car Rentals in Lucerne
Your escape starts with car rentals in Lucerne. Whether you’re eager to hop off the usual tourist trail or just enjoy the idea of having your own wheels, Orbitz holds the keys to your ride. If you are going to touch down at Zurich Airport, you can just about pick up a car in the arrivals hall. A couple of the best outlets include Sixt and Budget. They're located within walking distance of the terminal, so you can't miss them. Renting a car right from the city center is a convenient option if you're staying nearby. Get in touch with Sixt, which can be found at Haldenstrasse 11. Why not also try Europcar? They can be found at Lakefront Center Luzern.
Where to stay in Lucerne – Hotel Accommodation
Secure a place to stay and get set for your fantastic getaway! Orbitz has 65 hotels in Lucerne. Renowned first-rate accommodations in Lucerne include the Palace Luzern and the Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern. Or, if you're visiting on a budget, have a look at THE TOURIST CITY & RIVER HOTEL LUCERNE and the Hotel Luzernerhof.
Nearest Airports to Lucerne
It can be unsettling arriving in a place you haven't been to before, but the more you know about your destination, the easier it'll be. The closest airport to Lucerne is Zurich Airport (ZRH). It sits 30 miles to the northeast of the center of town.
Popular Places to Visit Near Lucerne
After you've spent some time exploring the best of Lucerne, famed attractions are on offer right around the corner! Just 35 miles away is Worb. Many visitors use this locality as a base to visit the world-famous attraction, Bundeshaus.
No Cancellation Fees
If you need to amend or cancel your booking, you'll be glad to hear we won't hit you with a fee.^ Your selected airline and hotel might not either if you get on to them quickly!