There are 4 ways to get from Davos to Lugano by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Davos Platz to Filisur
  2. Take the train from Filisur to Thusis 7-Y
  3. Take the bus from Thusis, Bahnhof to Bellinzona, Stazione 171
  4. Take the train from Bellinzona to Lugano 2 / ...

$78 - $138

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Davos Platz to Landquart 2-Y
  2. Take the train from Landquart to Zürich HB 3 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano 2 / ...

$108 - $187

Line 183 bus, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 183 bus from Davos Platz, Bahnhof to Lenzerheide/Lai, Post 183
  2. Take the bus from Chur, Postautostation to Bellinzona, Stazione 171

$90 - $139

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Davos to Lugano 110 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Davos to Lugano is to drive which costs SFr 22 - SFr 35 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Davos to Lugano is to drive which takes 2 h 22 min and costs SFr 22 - SFr 35.

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The distance between Davos and Lugano is 110 km. The road distance is 176 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Davos to Lugano, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Davos to Lugano. However, there are services departing from Davos Platz and arriving at Lugano via Landquart and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

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What companies run services between Davos, Switzerland and Lugano, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Davos to Lugano via Landquart and Zürich HB in around 5 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Davos to Lugano via Lenzerheide/Lai, Post, Chur, Postautostation, Bellinzona, Stazione, and Bellinzona in around 5 h 34 min.

Train operators
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Davos Platz to Filisur
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
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Train from Filisur to Thusis
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
Train from Davos Platz to Landquart
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Davos Platz to Filisur
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Filisur to Thusis
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Lugano
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Landquart to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
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
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Thusis, Bahnhof to Bellinzona, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Davos Platz, Bahnhof to Lenzerheide/Lai, Post
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Chur, Postautostation to Bellinzona, Stazione
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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