There are 5 ways to get from Leuk to Lugano by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano 10 / ...

SFr 77 - SFr 148

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Visp Train Station to Lainate Villoresi Rest House Neuchatel-Genua-Savona
  2. Take the bus from Lainate Villoresi Rest House to Lugano Savona-Genua-Bern / ...

SFr 59 - SFr 123

3 alternative options

Train, line 20 train, line 10 train  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Leuk to Brig 90 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Domodossola Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Domodossola to Locarno Fart 181 / ...
  4. Take the line 20 train from Locarno to Giubiasco 20
  5. Take the line 10 train from Giubiasco to Lugano 10 / ...

SFr 60 - SFr 133

Bus via Domodossola  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Domodossola - Stazione Ferroviaria to Aeroporto Malpensa - Terminal 1 003 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport P2 Terminal 1 to Lugano Piazzale Besso Malpensa airport terminal 1 - Arbedo-Castione Via Stazione / ...

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Leuk to Lugano 203.5 km

SFr 26 - SFr 40

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The cheapest way to get from Leuk to Lugano is to drive which costs SFr 26 - SFr 40 and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Leuk to Lugano is to drive which costs SFr 26 - SFr 40 and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Leuk to Lugano. However, there are services departing from Leuk and arriving at Lugano via Brig and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 39m.

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The distance between Leuk and Lugano is 108 km. The road distance is 203.5 km.

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The best way to get from Leuk to Lugano without a car is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs SFr 75 - SFr 150.

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Leuk to Lugano, including transfers.

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Leuk to Lugano train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Brig station.

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The best way to get from Leuk to Lugano is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs SFr 75 - SFr 150. Alternatively, you can bus via Domodossola, which costs and takes 5h 33m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Leuk to Lugano is 204 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Leuk to Lugano.

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Map of how to get from Leuk to Lugano.
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  • Distance: 107.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 39m

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

You can take a train from Leuk to Lugano via Brig and Milano Centrale in around 4h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leuk to Lugano via Brig, Domodossola, Domodossola - Stazione Ferroviaria, Aeroporto Malpensa - Terminal 1, and Milan Malpensa Airport P2 Terminal 1 in around 5h 33m.

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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Leuk to Brig
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 28
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 19
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)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 35
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 15 - SFr 21
1st Class
SFr 24 - SFr 35
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Leuk to Brig
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 22
Website
RegionalAlps
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Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
SFr 11 - SFr 13
1st Class Ticket
SFr 19 - SFr 22
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 20 - SFr 28
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
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
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.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
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
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Visp Train Station to Lainate Villoresi Rest House
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Website
ExpressBus
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
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Visp to Lainate - Villoresi
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 65
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch

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