Duration 9h 8m
Distance 395.5 km
Average price 230€
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lugano and Annecy takes 9h 8m and the fastest train takes 7h 12m. The train service runs several times per day from Lugano to Annecy. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Zürich

  1. Lugano
  2. Zürich HB
  3. Geneve
  4. Annecy
7h 50m
154€ - 283€

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No, there is no direct train from Lugano to Annecy. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Annecy via Zürich HB and Geneve. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 50m.

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The distance between Lugano and Annecy is 219 km. The road distance is 395.5 km.

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Lugano to Annecy train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lugano station.

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

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There are 1677+ hotels available in Annecy. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Lugano and Annecy?

You can take a train from Lugano to Annecy via Zuerich Hb, Zürich HB, and Geneve in around 7h 50m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 100€

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 100€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80€ - 150€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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