There are 11 ways to get from Lugano to Brussels Airport (BRU) by plane, train, bus 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 from Lugano  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Brussels (BRU) LUG - BRU

$90 - $357

Cheapest option

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Brussels (BRU) MXP - BRU

$41 - $202

9 alternative options

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Brussels (BRU) LIN - BRU

$58 - $286

Train to Zurich, fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Brussels (BRU) ZRH - BRU

$128 - $395

Train, train to Turin, fly  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Brussels (BRU) TRN - BRU

$110 - $359

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Brussels (BRU) BSL - BRU

$123 - $395

Train via Paris Est  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 3 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi Tha

$295 - $457

Train  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Basel SBB 21 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bruxelles Midi Tgv

$261 - $360

Bus  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Lugano to Zurich 401
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Brussels North

$86 - $116

Train, bus  •  24 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Antwerpen

$120 - $168

Drive  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Lugano to Brussels Airport (BRU) 506.1 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lugano and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 636 km. The road distance is 810 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which costs SFr 40 - SFr 200 and takes 4 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Lugano to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which takes 4 h 30 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 200.

No, there is no direct train from Lugano to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport via Zürich HB, Basel SBB, Strasbourg, Paris Nord and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 56 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Lugano to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.

What companies run services between Lugano, Switzerland and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

Swiss, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines fly from Lugano to Brussels Airport (BRU) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lugano to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Zürich HB, Basel SBB, Strasbourg, Paris Est, Paris Nord, Bruxelles Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 9 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lugano to Brussels via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lugano to Brussels via Zurich, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Turin to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Turin to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Basel to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lugano to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Lugano to Brussels via Zurich, Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Turin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lugano to Brussels via Zurich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 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 Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
orario.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 Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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 Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $18
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Strasbourg to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Brussels North
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch

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