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Duration 25h 25m
Distance 1347.5 km
Average price SFr 269
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Kraków and Lugano takes 25h 25m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Kraków 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. Krakow Glowny
  2. Wien Hbf
  3. Zuerich Hb
  4. Lugano
16h 45m
SFr 168 - SFr 333

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Lugano. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Lugano via Wien Hbf and Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 45m.

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The distance between Kraków and Lugano is 931 km. The road distance is 1347.5 km.

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Kraków to Lugano train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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Kraków 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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