There are 5 ways to get from La Tzoumaz 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, line 50 train  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the train from Sion to Gallarate Ec
  2. Take the line 50 train from Gallarate to Mendrisio 50 / ...

SFr 165 - SFr 254

Cheapest option

Line 392 bus, train, line 20 train, line 10 train  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the line 392 bus from La Tzoumaz, centre to Riddes, gare 392
  2. Take the train from Riddes to Brig 130
  3. Take the train from Brig to Domodossola Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Domodossola to Locarno Fart 181 / ...
  5. Take the line 20 train from Locarno to Giubiasco 20
  6. Take the line 10 train from Giubiasco to Lugano 10 / ...

SFr 82 - SFr 162

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Riddes to Brig 130
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola - Stazione Ferroviaria to Aeroporto Malpensa - Terminal 1 003 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport P2 Terminal 1 to Lugano Piazzale Besso

Bus  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Sion to Lainate - Villoresi
  2. Take the bus from Lainate Villoresi Rest House to Lugano Savona-Genua-Bern / ...

SFr 84 - SFr 124

Drive  •  3h 45m

  1. Drive from La Tzoumaz to Lugano 256 km

SFr 30 - SFr 50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from La Tzoumaz to Lugano is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from La Tzoumaz to Lugano is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 3h 45m.

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The distance between La Tzoumaz and Lugano is 134 km. The road distance is 256 km.

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The best way to get from La Tzoumaz to Lugano without a car is to train and line 50 train which takes 4h 55m and costs SFr 160 - SFr 260.

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It takes approximately 4h 55m to get from La Tzoumaz to Lugano, including transfers.

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The best way to get from La Tzoumaz to Lugano is to train and line 50 train which takes 4h 55m and costs SFr 160 - SFr 260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 80 - SFr 130 and takes 7h 46m.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Tzoumaz to Lugano is 256 km. It takes approximately 3h 45m to drive from La Tzoumaz to Lugano.

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There are 4512+ hotels available in Lugano. Prices start at SFr 77 per night.

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Map of how to get from La Tzoumaz to Lugano.
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  • Distance: 133.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 55m

What companies run services between La Tzoumaz, Switzerland and Lugano, Switzerland?

You can take a train from La Tzoumaz to Lugano via Riddes, Sion, Gallarate, and Mendrisio in around 4h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from La Tzoumaz to Lugano via Riddes, gare, Riddes, Sion, Sion, Lainate - Villoresi, and Lainate Villoresi Rest House in around 7h 46m.

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 Sion to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Gallarate to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Domodossola to Locarno FART
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Locarno to Giubiasco
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 23
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Giubiasco to Lugano
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 14
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Riddes to Brig
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 45
Website
RegionalAlps
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
SFr 21 - SFr 25
1st Class Ticket
SFr 39 - SFr 44
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Brig to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 29
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Bls
Website
bls.ch
Train from Brig to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
bls.ch
Fart
Train from Domodossola to Locarno Fart
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from La Tzoumaz, centre to Riddes, gare
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 3 - SFr 5
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 11
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola - Stazione Ferroviaria to Aeroporto Malpensa - Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 10
Website
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Giosy Tours
Website
giosytours.ch
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport P2 Terminal 1 to Lugano Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
giosytours.ch
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Sion to Lainate - Villoresi
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 70
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Lainate Villoresi Rest House to Lugano
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 35
Website
ExpressBus

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