Jun 4, 2016 - 11:41 PM
in reply to gtravel78
<<"I am thinking of buying Pilatus ticket from Lucerne in advance from swissrailsways website. question is: can I choose the direction of the trip train/boat/cogwheel train(alpnachstad) vs cable car (through Kriens)">>
Don't know, but there is no need (other than convenience) to buy in advance.
I suspect that using the timetable , followed by ticket purchase, will allow that choice. And, I'll be surprised if the costs are different.