There are 10 ways to get from Lugano to Berlin by plane, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Lugano to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 12 min

  1. LUG - TXL

$87 - $431

Cheapest option

Train, bus to Milan Bergamo, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6 h 30 min

  1. BGY - SXF

$46 - $215

8 alternative options

Fly Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 20 min

  1. MXP - TXL

$87 - $246

Fly Milan Malpensa to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 24 min

  1. MXP - SXF

$57 - $191

Train to Zurich, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 8 min

  1. ZRH - TXL

$110 - $308

Train  •  11 h 22 min

  1. 2 / ...
  2. Ice
  3. Ice

$275 - $435

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Rj / ...

$58 - $101

Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 24 min

  1. 171
  2. 141

$118 - $198

Train, night train  •  15 h 19 min

  1. 12-Y / ...
  2. Nj

$260 - $415

Drive  •  9 h 8 min

  1. 608.1 miles

$120 - $190

What companies run services between Lugano, Switzerland and Berlin, Germany?

Swiss, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines fly from Lugano to Berlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lugano to Berlin via Zürich HB and Hannover Hbf in around 11 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lugano to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Lugano to Berlin Tegel via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Lugano to Berlin Tegel via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lugano to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lugano to Berlin Tegel via Zurich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $210
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Lugano to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Berlín, Südkreuz Bf
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chur to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Chur, Postautostation
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lugano and Berlin is 793 km. The road distance is 973 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Berlin is to bus which costs SFr 55 - SFr 110 and takes 16 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Lugano to Berlin is to fly which takes 5 h 20 min and costs SFr 85 - SFr 250.

No, there is no direct train from Lugano to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief) via Zürich HB and Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 22 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Lugano to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Berlin, Littenstr. via Praha, ÚAN Florenc and S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Lugano to Berlin, including transfers.