Das Verkehrshaus der Schweiz in Luzern, Planetarium © Verkehrshaus
Das Verkehrshaus der Schweiz in Luzern, Planetarium © Verkehrshaus

General information

The Swiss Museum of Transport exhibits all forms of transport including trains, automobiles, ships and aircraft as well as communication technology. It is Switzerland's most popular museum.

The Museum of Transport is home to numerous locations for various events.

Arrival | Parking Facilities

The Museum of Transport can be reached by public transport in 8-10 minutes. Along the lake promenade you can reach the Museum of Transport on foot in 30 minutes.

Arriving by train & bus
From Lucerne train station 8 minutes by train (S3 or Voralpenexpress) to stop “Luzern Verkehrshaus”. 10 minutes by bus no. 6, 8 or 24 to bus stop “Verkehrshaus”.

Take advantage of a 40% discount on public transport to Lucerne. You can find more Information here: to the SBB offer.

Wheelchair Seating

All museum and movie theater areas are wheelchair accessible. There are two barrier-free toilets in The Swiss Museum of Transport.

Access to venues | Late admission

The concert box office opens one hour before the start of the event.


In The Swiss Museum of Transport you can find the Brasserie-Restaurant with Café Bar and the Mercato self-service restaurant.

In Lucerne
Within walking distance of all event venues you can find a wide variety of restaurants, bars, and cafés. The Lucerne Tourism office will gladly assist you in making your selection. Overview of Lucerne Tourism