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Duration 14h 18m
Distance 1068 km
Average price SFr 417
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Barcelona Airport (BCN) and Lugano takes 14h 18m. There is at least one train per day from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Lugano. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Barcelona-Sants
  2. Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Genève
  4. Zuerich Hb
  5. Lugano
15h 14m
SFr 246 - SFr 438

Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Lugano train times

Trains run once daily between Barcelona Airport (BCN) and Lugano. The service departs Barcelona Airport (BCN) at 07:38 in the morning, which arrives into Lugano at 21:56. All services require a transfer, and take on average 14h 18m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Lugano. However, there are services departing from Aeroport and arriving at Lugano via Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Genève and Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 14m.

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The distance between Barcelona Airport (BCN) and Lugano is 762 km. The road distance is 1068 km.

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Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Lugano train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Lugano train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lugano station.

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There are 1602+ hotels available in Lugano. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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