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There are 3 ways to get from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio by train, bus or car

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Ponte Tresa to Lugano FLP S60
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Maroggia-Melano S10 / ...

SFr 21 - SFr 39

Cheapest option

Bus, line 532 bus  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the bus from L. PONTE TRESA Ungheria-ex Autostazione to PORTO CERESIO Mazzini-Stazione FS N06
  2. Take the line 532 bus from Porto Ceresio, Stazione to Capolago, Stazione 532

SFr 12 - SFr 22

1 alternative option

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio 23.3 km

SFr 2 - SFr 4

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rovio is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rovio is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rovio is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio is to drive which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio is to drive which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio. However, there are services departing from Ponte Tresa and arriving at Maroggia-Melano via Lugano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Lavena Ponte Tresa and Rovio is 11 km. The road distance is 23.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs 19€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio, including transfers.

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Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Ponte Tresa station.

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The best way to get from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio is to train which takes 50 min and costs 19€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 532 bus, which costs 10€ - 20€ and takes 1h 39m.

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Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Maroggia-Melano station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio is 23 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio.

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  • Distance: 10.8 km
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Lavena Ponte Tresa, Italy and Rovio, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio via Lugano FLP and Lugano in around 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lavena Ponte Tresa to Rovio via Porto Ceresio, Stazione, Capolago, Stazione, and Capolago-Riva S. Vitale in around 1h 39m.

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 Ponte Tresa to Lugano FLP
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 20
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Maroggia-Melano
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 19
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
CTPI
Phone
0332-731.110
Email
posta@autolineevaresine.it
Website
ctpi.it
Bus from L. PONTE TRESA Ungheria-ex Autostazione to PORTO CERESIO Mazzini-Stazione FS
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 2
Website
CTPI
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Porto Ceresio, Stazione to Capolago, Stazione
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 2 - SFr 4
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB

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