There are 3 ways to get from Lugano to Ascona by train, bus, taxi or car

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Line 50 train, line 20 train, line 1 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 50 train from Lugano to Giubiasco 50 / ...
  2. Take the line 20 train from Giubiasco to Locarno 20
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Locarno, Piazza Stazione to Ascona, Barragie 1

$21 - $40

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lugano to Ascona 26.9 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Lugano to Ascona 26.9 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Ascona is to drive which costs SFr 5 - SFr 9 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lugano to Ascona is to taxi which costs SFr 220 - SFr 270 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Lugano and Ascona is 22 km. The road distance is 43.1 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Lugano to Ascona, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Lugano to Ascona. However, you can take the line 50 train to Giubiasco, take the line 20 train to Locarno, take the walk to Locarno, Piazza Stazione, then take the line 1 bus to Ascona, Barragie. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Ascona.

Train operators
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Locarno, Piazza Stazione to Ascona, Barragie
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Lugano to Ascona
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Taxi Michel
Phone
+41 91 967 24 24
Grand Taxi Lugano
Phone
+41 79 102 69 30

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