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

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Train, line 631 bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Lugano 21 / ...
  2. Take the line 631 bus from Lugano, Stazione Nord to Menaggio, Via Mazzini 631

$68 - $115

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Bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Luzern to Como 124 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Como San Giovanni Stazione FS to Menaggio Piazza Roma C10

$14 - $23

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Menaggio 129.8 miles

$30 - $45

Train, fly, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG
  3. Take the bus from Lugano Cassarate to Menaggio Piazza Roma

$103 - $278

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No, there is no direct bus from Lucerne to Menaggio. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Menaggio Piazza Roma via Como San Giovanni Stazione FS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between Lucerne and Menaggio is 135 km. The road distance is 207.7 km.

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The best way to get from Lucerne to Menaggio without a car is to train and line 631 bus which takes 3 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Lucerne to Menaggio, including transfers.

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Lucerne to Menaggio bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Luzern station.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Lugano Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Lucerne to Menaggio bus services, operated by ASF Autolinee srl, arrive at Menaggio Piazza Roma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lucerne to Menaggio is 208 km. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Lucerne to Menaggio.

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Swiss offers flights from Zurich Airport to Lugano Airport.

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There are 3140+ hotels available in Menaggio. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lucerne to Menaggio.
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  • Distance: 84.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

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

You can take a bus from Lucerne to Menaggio via Como and Como San Giovanni Stazione FS in around 5 h 22 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
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 Luzern to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Luzern to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luzern to Como
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ASF Autolinee srl
Phone
031 247 249
Website
asfautolinee.it
Bus from Como San Giovanni Stazione FS to Menaggio Piazza Roma
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
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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