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From the Autobahn A2, take the exit to Lucerne centre and follow the signs in the direction of Littau. Turn left at the first roundabout (3rd exit), continue in the direction of Littau.

After 200 metres turn left onto Kanonenstrasse, this street leads directly up the hill to Château Gütsch. 

Public transport

The closest airport is Zurich International (ZRH). There are excellent, regular direct train connections from the airport (Zurich Flughafen) to Lucerne. Please check the timetable at the train station.

You can also check the timetable online:

The journey from Zurich Airport to Lucerne takes around 1 hour. 

In Lucerne / Transfer from train station

From the central railway station, take bus No. 12, No. 18 & No. 2 to the bus stop Gütsch. From there take the Gutsch Bahn (mountanin railway) up the hill; Château Gütsch is beside the top station.

By the 1st of Janaury 2017 is the Gutsch Bahn (mountanin railway) for hotel guests with room reservation free of charge! 

There are also plenty of taxis available within normal hours at Lucerne Station. The journey to Château Gütsch takes 10 minutes in light traffic and will cost around CHF 25.00. 

City Distance (by car)
Zurich 52 km
Berne 112 km
Basel 97 km
Geneva 266 km
Lugano 168 km
Milano 243 km
Innsbruck 318 km
Friedrichshafen 192 km
Munich 365 km
Frankfurt 421 km
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Hotel Château Gütsch


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