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Duration 7h 5m
Distance 259.8 km
Average price SFr 177
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Friedrichshafen and Locarno takes 7h 5m and the fastest train takes 4h 58m. The train service runs several times per day from Friedrichshafen to Locarno. 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. Friedrichshafen Stadt
  2. Singen
  3. Zuerich Hb
  4. Lugano
  5. Locarno
5h 9m
SFr 115 - SFr 195

Friedrichshafen to Locarno train times

Trains run every four hours between Friedrichshafen and Locarno. The earliest departure is at 09:13 in the morning, and the last departure from Friedrichshafen is at 21:10 which arrives into Locarno at 09:11. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Friedrichshafen to Locarno. However, there are services departing from Friedrichshafen Stadt and arriving at Locarno via Singen, Zuerich Hb and Lugano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 9m.

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The distance between Friedrichshafen and Locarno is 173 km. The road distance is 259.8 km.

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Friedrichshafen to Locarno train services, operated by DB ZugBus RAB GmbH, depart from Friedrichshafen Stadt station.

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Friedrichshafen to Locarno train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Locarno station.

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There are 642+ hotels available in Locarno. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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