Reservation on boat from Fluelen to Lucerne needed

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Norry
Norry
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Jul 21, 2019 - 10:45 PM

Hello, Can someone please tell if I need reservations for the boat from Fluellen to Lucerne? I’ll be using the Swiss Travel Pass, so if no reservations are needed, I just show it at the dock? As I understand, this is free with use of the STP. The timetable shows boats leave every hour; want to confirm that this is so even on a Saturday.

Thank you

rockoyster
rockoyster
7464 posts
expert
Jul 21, 2019 - 11:05 PM in reply to Norry

No reservations required. Just show up. If you want access to upper deck you will need a Class upgrade if you have 2nd Class Swiss Travel Pass. Buy at any station or onboard boat.

Check out this timetable www.lakelucerne.ch/fil eadmin/lakelucerne/con tent/Dokumente_Downloa ds_PDF/01_Fahrplan-Preise/01_Fahrplan/Sai sonaler_Fahrplan/2019/ Fahrplan_Sommer_2019.p df. It changes from 9 September so watch out for that at www.lakelucerne.ch/en/ timetable-fares/timetable/.

Make sure you get a traditional paddle steamer as denoted by icon at top of each timetable column. Much nicer than modern boats.

www.myswissalps.com/bo atlakelucerne

Norry
Norry
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Jul 21, 2019 - 11:57 PM

Thank you so much Rockoyster! The timetable link you provided is much appreciated.

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