There are 4 ways to get from Locarno to Bellinzona by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Locarno to Bellinzona is to drive which costs SFr 2 - SFr 5 and takes 23 min.
The quickest way to get from Locarno to Bellinzona is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs SFr 120 - SFr 150.
The distance between Locarno and Bellinzona is 17 km. The road distance is 23 km.
The line 20 train from Locarno to Bellinzona takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Locarno, Via della Pace and arriving at Bellinzona, Piazza Orico. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Locarno and arriving at Bellinzona. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.
What companies run services between Locarno, Switzerland and Bellinzona, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Locarno to Bellinzona every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $26 and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Locarno to Bellinzona every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 35 min.
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.
Train from Locarno to Bellinzona
Bus from Locarno, Via della Pace to Bellinzona, Piazza Orico
- Ave. Duration
- 35 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $8 - $12
- Schedules at
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