There are 10 ways to get from Bergen to Lugano by plane, train, bus, ferry, night train, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Bergen (BGO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BGO - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 to Mendrisio

SFr 141 - SFr 433

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Bergen (BGO) to Zurich (ZRH) BGO - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano

SFr 182 - SFr 565

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  8h 54m

  1. Fly from Bergen (BGO) to Milan Linate (LIN) BGO - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

SFr 177 - SFr 406

Train, bus via Zürich  •  40h 3m

  1. Take the train from Arna stasjon to Oslo S 41
  2. Take the bus from Oslo to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Zurich 007 / ...
  4. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano Ec / ...

SFr 206 - SFr 315

Train, bus  •  40h 16m

  1. Take the train from Arna stasjon to Oslo S 41
  2. Take the bus from Oslo to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Basel, Basel SBB N33
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Lugano 21 / ...

SFr 226 - SFr 350

Bus  •  44h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Bergen busstasjon to Tyinkrysset
  2. Take the bus from Tyinkrysset to Oslo bussterminal
  3. Take the bus from Oslo to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
  4. Take the bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Luzern N33
  5. Take the bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Lugano, Via Giacomo E Filippo Ciani

SFr 183 - SFr 234

Ferry, bus, night train, train  •  45h 25m

  1. Take the ferry from Bergen Skoltegrunnskaien to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
  2. Take the bus from Hirtshals, Hirtshals Busterminal to Copenhagen 621
  3. Take the night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Zuerich Hb Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano Ec / ...

SFr 262 - SFr 506

Train, bus via Legnica  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the train from Bergen stasjon to Oslo S 41
  2. Take the bus from Oslo to Legnica
  3. Take the bus from Legnica to Lugano

SFr 161 - SFr 231

Drive, car train  •  34h 55m

  1. Drive from Bergen to Hamburg
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg to St. Anton am Arlberg
  3. Drive from St. Anton am Arlberg to Lugano

SFr 353 - SFr 560

Drive  •  27h 9m

  1. Drive from Bergen to Lugano 2575.1 km

SFr 420 - SFr 650

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The cheapest way to get from Bergen to Lugano is to train and bus via Legnica which costs kr 1400 - kr 2200 and takes 2 days 1h.

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The quickest way to get from Bergen to Lugano is to fly and train which costs kr 1300 - kr 4000 and takes 6h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bergen to Lugano. However, there are services departing from Bergen busstasjon and arriving at Lugano, Via Giacomo E Filippo Ciani via Tyinkrysset, Oslo, Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB and Lucerne, Inseli Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44h 28m.

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The distance between Bergen and Lugano is 1617 km. The road distance is 2575.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bergen to Lugano without a car is to train and bus via Zürich which takes 40h 3m and costs kr 1800 - kr 2900.

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It takes approximately 6h 53m to get from Bergen to Lugano, including transfers.

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Bergen to Lugano bus services, operated by Nor-Way Bussekspress, depart from Bergen busstasjon station.

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The quickest flight from Bergen Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Bergen to Lugano bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Lugano, Via Giacomo E Filippo Ciani station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bergen to Lugano is 2575 km. It takes approximately 27h 9m to drive from Bergen to Lugano.

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  • Distance: 1616.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 53m

What companies run services between Bergen, Norway and Lugano, Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Bergen to Lugano via Tyinkrysset, Oslo bussterminal, Oslo, Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB, Luzern, and Lucerne, Inseli Park in around 44h 28m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bergen to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 360
Flights from Bergen to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 360
Flights from Bergen to Zurich via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 600
Flights from Bergen to Milan Linate via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bergen to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 190 - SFr 410
Flights from Bergen to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 190 - SFr 750
Flights from Bergen to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 250 - SFr 400
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Bergen to Milan Malpensa via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 370
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bergen to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 260 - SFr 1000
Flights from Bergen to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 280 - SFr 3800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bergen to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 250 - SFr 400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bergen to Milan Linate via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 390
Flights from Bergen to Milan Linate via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 400 - SFr 1100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bergen to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 250 - SFr 400
Flights from Bergen to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bergen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 550
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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 Malpensa Aeroporto T1 to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 75
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 26 - SFr 35
1st Class
SFr 50 - SFr 75
Norwegian Railways (VY)
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Arna stasjon to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 70
Website
vy.no
Train from Bergen stasjon to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 75
Website
vy.no
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
10h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 120
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 70
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 230
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hamburg to St. Anton am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
SFr 65
Motorcycle
SFr 110
Vehicle
SFr 121
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Zurich
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Basel, Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hirtshals, Hirtshals Busterminal to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Bergen busstasjon to Tyinkrysset
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Bus from Tyinkrysset to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 50
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
SFr 40 - SFr 50
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Lugano, Via Giacomo E Filippo Ciani
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 8
Website
RegioJet
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from Oslo to Legnica
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 80
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Legnica to Lugano
Ave. Duration
17h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 80
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ferry operators
Fjordline
Phone
+47 51 46 40 99
Email
info@fjordline.com
Website
fjordline.com
Ferry from Bergen Skoltegrunnskaien to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 65
Website
Fjordline

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Air France, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian Airlines and KLM offer flights from Bergen Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 4503+ hotels available in Lugano. Prices start at SFr 77 per night.

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The best way to get from Bergen to Bergen Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs kr 35 - kr 50.

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