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Duration 1h 57m
Distance 171.4 km
Average price SFr 85
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zug and Locarno takes 1h 57m and the fastest train takes 1h 55m. There is a train service every few hours from Zug 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.

Train, line 20 train

  1. Zug(Ch)
  2. Bellinzona
  3. Locarno
2h 5m
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SFr 50 - SFr 87

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Want to know about travelling from Zug to Locarno? 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Zug to Locarno. However, there are services departing from Zug(Ch) and arriving at Locarno via Bellinzona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Zug and Locarno is 113 km. The road distance is 171.4 km.

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Zug to Locarno train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zug(Ch) station.

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

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What companies run services between Zug and Locarno?

You can take a train from Zug to Locarno via Bellinzona in around 2h 5m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 80

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 Zug(Ch) to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bellinzona to Locarno
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 11
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zug(Ch) to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 22
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Arth-Goldau to Locarno
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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