Lyon to Lucerne

With a well preserved history, frescoed buildings, lakeside setting and impressive mountain views, Lucerne is a delight to behold.

From Lyon Lyon

Via Stop to discover these sights


The Capital of Peace

Nyon Castle

Handle with Care


The Olympic Capital


The Arcade Capital

Solothurn Cathedral

Stone Faced Beauty

Hallwyl Castle

Floating through Time

To Lucerne Pretty as a Picture

Beginning as a Benedictine monastery around 750 AD, the city proper didn’t begin to develop until 1178, when Lucerne became independent from Murbach Abbey. In the 14h century, Lucerne was one of the four original cities to form the Swiss Confederacy, which put an end to Austrian rule. Following this victory, the city flourished, and was a popular place to settle in the 16th and 17th centuries. Today, its 17th century Jesuit church is regarded as Switzerland’s first sacral Baroque building. Many of the buildings in the car-free old town are decorated with frescoes, as exemplified in the picturesque ‘Weinmarkt’ square. The town’s defensive wall has been almost perfectly preserved, with only one tower not in its original state. The 14th century Chapel Bridge was constructed as a part of the city's fortification system, and is now the symbol of the city.

plan my trip

Private transfer from Lyon to Lucerne with a local, English-speaking driver.
Door-to-Door service. Convenient, affordable, and faster than train.

Discover more More routes, more fun, more experiences

Amboise to Lyon

Geneva to Nimes

The French Rome

Rome to Toulon

In The Navy

Carcassonne to Nice

Opulence at the riviera

Cannes to Lourdes

O Come, All Ye Faithful

Bordeaux to Dijon

Medieval Flavor

I want to start in...
... and go to

Private door-to-door transfers between cities with local drivers. Door-to-Door service.
Convenient, affordable, and faster than a train. Custom sightseeing itineraries available.