There are 7 ways to get from Bern to Mendrisio by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Gallarate Eurocity

$65 - $111

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Berne to Zurich Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Zürich to Chiasso

$35 - $56

5 alternative options

Train via Zürich HB  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano 2 / ...

$95 - $176

Train via Luzern  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Luzern 15
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Lugano 21 / ...

$89 - $163

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Mendrisio 190.1 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly to Lugano  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG

$131 - $328

Train, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP

$129 - $357

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Mendrisio is to bus which costs SFr 30 - SFr 60 and takes 7 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Mendrisio is to drive which takes 3 h 11 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 60.

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The distance between Bern and Mendrisio is 168 km. The road distance is 304 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Bern to Mendrisio, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Mendrisio. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Mendrisio via Gallarate and Varese. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Mendrisio, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Bern to Mendrisio once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bern to Mendrisio via Zurich, Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen, Zürich, Chiasso, and Chiasso, Stazione in around 7 h 6 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Zürich to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Zürich to Chiasso - Dogana
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it

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