Latest information about your visit

The Museum, the Filmtheatre, the Planetarium and the Swiss Chocolate Adventure in the Swiss Museum of Transport are open again! The health of our visitors and staff takes top priority. The numerous halls and spacious outdoor area ensure a safe visitor experience. This page contains the latest important information about your visit. See you soon!

Before your visit

Are you feeling well? What about the people you live with? If so, you’re welcome to visit the Swiss Museum of Transport. Do you or the people around you have flu- or common cold-like symptoms? If so, please stay at home and postpone your visit.

Face masks are required for the Filmtheatre, the Planetarium, the Swiss Chocolate Adventure, the Space Transformer, Jet Simulator, Crash Test, Ambulance Jet and Stratos VR: please bring one with you.

If possible, please purchase your admission tickets online before your visit. Ticket holders can gain automated entry to the museum by scanning their printed tickets or the barcode on their smartphone.

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During your visit

Please keep your distance from other visitors and staff, wash or sanitize your hands regularly and wear a mask indoors.
Please keep your distance from other visitors and staff, wash or sanitize your hands regularly and wear a mask indoors.

Frequently asked questions

What safety measures does the museum have in place?

The Swiss Museum of Transport’s hygiene concept is based on the guidelines issued by Canton Lucerne and the Federal Office of Public Health. It has implemented a number of safety measures and intensified its cleaning programme. Please keep your distance from other visitors and staff and wash or sanitize your hands regularly. Hand sanitizing stations are provided. Masks are compulsory indoors: please bring a mask with you and observe the relevant instructions.

Which parts of the Swiss Museum of Transport are open?
Are the restaurants open?

The Mercato self-service restaurant is open, and additional take-away options are available at weekends.

Can I make cashless payments at the Swiss Museum of Transport?

All our payment terminals are equipped for cash and contactless (Twint, Alipay, American Express, etc.) payment. Visitors are strongly recommended to use cashless payment methods or to purchase their tickets online prior to their visit.

How does online ticket purchasing work?

Please use our ticket shop. You can then use the barcode on the tickets (printed or via smartphone) to gain automated access to the museum: there’s no need to go to the ticket desk.

What are the car parking facilities like?

Sufficient public parking bays are available in the vicinity of the museum: please observe the parking signs. Four disabled parking bays are provided by the main entrance.

Secrets of Swiss chocolate

To the Swiss Chocolate Adventure

Ticket Shop

Information, reservations, sales

+41 (0)41 375 75 75

Verkehrshaus der Schweiz
Lidostrasse 5
CH-6006 Lucerne

Opening times

Open daily!
10 am to 6 pm
10 am to 5 pm