Duration 2h 34m
Distance 219.7 km
Average price SFr 108
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zürich and Bissone takes 2h 34m and the fastest train takes 2h 31m. There is a train service every few hours from Zürich to Bissone. 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. Zuerich Hb
    Ec / ...
  2. Bissone
2h 35m
SFr 61 - SFr 109
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Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Zürich to Bissone? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Bissone. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Melide via Lugano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 35m.

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The distance between Zürich and Bissone is 161 km. The road distance is 219.7 km.

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Zürich to Bissone train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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

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There are 3322+ hotels available in Bissone. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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What companies run services between Zürich and Bissone?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Bissone hourly. Tickets cost SFr 55 - SFr 110 and the journey takes 2h 16m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 110

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