Travel from Frankfurt-am-Main to Lugano

Bus or train from Frankfurt am Main to Lugano?

German Railways (DB) operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Lugano once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $180 and the journey takes 6 h 16 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Lugano 5 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 20 min. FlixBus also services this route 5 times a week.

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How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Lugano

From Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof train to Lugano. 6 h 16 min 121€. From Frankfurt(Main)Hbf train to Zuerich Hb then train to Lugano. 6 h 53 min 163€. From Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station bus to Zurich then bus to Lugano. 11 h 10 min 54€. From Frankfurt am Main drive to Lugano. 5 h 44 min 78€. From Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache train to Frankfurt airport, fly to Zurich airport, line 2 train to Zuerich Hb, then train to Lugano. 5 h 20 min 161€. From Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache train to Frankfurt airport, fly to Milan Malpensa airport, then bus to Lugano. 5 h 19 min 120€. From Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache train to Frankfurt airport, fly to Milan Linate airport, bus to Milano Centrale, then train to Lugano. 6 h 3 min 145€. From Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache train to Frankfurt airport, fly to Milan Bergamo airport, bus to Bergamo, train to Monza, then train to Lugano. 7 h 7 min 127€.