There are 6 ways to get from Chiasso to Mendrisio by train, bus, taxi, rideshare or foot

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Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Chiasso to Mendrisio 40 / ...

$10 - $18

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Rideshare  •  23 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chiasso to Mendrisio 6.1 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Line 2 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Chiasso, Municipio to Mendrisio, Casa Anziani 1 / ...

$3 - $5

Train, line 2 bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Chiasso to Mendrisio 40 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Mendrisio, Stazione to Mendrisio, Autosilo 1 / ...

$11 - $20

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chiasso to Mendrisio 5.7 miles

$50 - $65

Walk  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Walk from Chiasso to Mendrisio 3.8 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chiasso, Municipio and arriving at Mendrisio, Casa Anziani. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chiasso and arriving at Mendrisio. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Chiasso and Mendrisio is 5 km.

The best way to get from Chiasso to Mendrisio without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs .

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The train from Chiasso to Mendrisio takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Chiasso to Mendrisio bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Chiasso, Municipio station.

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

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The best way to get from Chiasso to Mendrisio is to train which takes 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 2 bus, which costs and takes 19 min.

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Chiasso to Mendrisio bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Mendrisio, Casa Anziani station.

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

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Map of how to get from Chiasso to Mendrisio.
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  • Distance: 3.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Chiasso to Mendrisio every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 8 min. Trenord also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Chiasso to Mendrisio every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 19 min.

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chiasso to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Chiasso, Municipio to Mendrisio, Casa Anziani
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Mendrisio, Stazione to Mendrisio, Autosilo
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Chiasso to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Chiasso to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Taxi Michel
Phone
+41 91 967 24 24
Grand Taxi Lugano
Phone
+41 79 102 69 30

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Chiasso and Mendrisio. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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