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

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Line 20 train, line 10 train  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the line 20 train from Locarno to Giubiasco 20
  2. Take the line 10 train from Giubiasco to Lugano-Paradiso 10 / ...

SFr 21 - SFr 38

Cheapest option

Line 311 bus, line 10 train  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the line 311 bus from Locarno, Via della Pace to Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione 311
  2. Take the line 10 train from Bellinzona to Lugano-Paradiso 10 / ...

SFr 20 - SFr 34

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Locarno to Paradiso 44.7 km

SFr 230 - SFr 280

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Locarno to Paradiso 44.7 km

SFr 5 - SFr 9

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The cheapest way to get from Locarno to Paradiso is to drive which costs SFr 5 - SFr 9 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Locarno to Paradiso is to taxi which costs SFr 230 - SFr 280 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Locarno to Paradiso. However, there are services departing from Locarno and arriving at Lugano-Paradiso via Giubiasco. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between Locarno and Paradiso is 23 km. The road distance is 44.7 km.

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The best way to get from Locarno to Paradiso without a car is to line 20 train and line 10 train which takes 1h 3m and costs SFr 20 - SFr 40.

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It takes approximately 1h 3m to get from Locarno to Paradiso, including transfers.

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Locarno to Paradiso train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Locarno station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Locarno to Paradiso is 45 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Locarno to Paradiso.

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There are 3786+ hotels available in Paradiso. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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Map of how to get from Locarno to Paradiso.
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  • Distance: 23.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 3m

What companies run services between Locarno, Switzerland and Paradiso, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Locarno to Paradiso via Giubiasco in around 1h 3m.

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 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-Paradiso
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 15
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bellinzona to Lugano-Paradiso
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 30
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Locarno, Via della Pace to Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 3 - SFr 5
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Locarno to Paradiso
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 280
Taxi Michel
Phone
+41 91 967 24 24
Grand Taxi Lugano
Phone
+41 79 102 69 30

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