There are 4 ways to get from Locarno to Menaggio by train, bus or car

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Line 10 train, line 631 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 10 train from Giubiasco to Lugano 10 / ...
  2. Take the line 631 bus from Lugano, Stazione Nord to Menaggio, Via Mazzini 631

$34 - $57

Cheapest option

Line 10 train, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 10 train from Giubiasco to Lugano 10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lugano Cassarate to Menaggio Piazza Roma C12

$24 - $43

2 alternative options

Line 311 bus, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 311 bus from Locarno, Via della Pace to Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione 311
  2. Take the bus from Lugano Cassarate to Menaggio Piazza Roma C12

$28 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Locarno to Menaggio 44.9 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Locarno to Menaggio is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Locarno to Menaggio is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Locarno and Menaggio is 38 km. The road distance is 71.9 km.

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The best way to get from Locarno to Menaggio without a car is to line 10 train and line 631 bus which takes 2 h 48 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Locarno to Menaggio, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Locarno to Menaggio is 72 km. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Locarno to Menaggio.

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There are 3242+ hotels available in Menaggio. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Locarno to Menaggio.
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  • Distance: 23.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Locarno, Switzerland and Menaggio, Italy?

You can take a bus from Locarno to Menaggio via Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione, Bellinzona, Lugano, Lugano, Stazione Piazza Besso, Lugano, Palazzo Studi, and Lugano Cassarate in around 3 h 34 min.

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Giubiasco to Lugano
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Lugano, Stazione Nord to Menaggio, Via Mazzini
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Locarno, Via della Pace to Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
ASF Autolinee srl
Phone
031 247 249
Website
asfautolinee.it
Bus from Lugano Cassarate to Menaggio Piazza Roma
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
asfautolinee.it

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