Directions from Lugano to Genoa

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Hotelzug / ...
  2. Ic / ...

$43 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. 421 / ...
  2. Baltour / ...

$10 - $37

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. 137.8 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Lugano, Switzerland and Genoa, Italy?

You can take a train from Lugano to Genoa via Milano Centrale in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lugano to Genoa via Milan, Milan and MILANO-Milano Lampugnano in around 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lugano to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from MILANO-Milano Lampugnano to Genova-Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Milán, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano to Janov, Piazza Vittoria
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Genova
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Schedules at
autostradale.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lugano and Genoa is 179 km. The road distance is 221 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Genoa is to bus which costs SFr 9 - SFr 40 and takes 4 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Lugano to Genoa is to drive which takes 2 h 29 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 50.

No, there is no direct train from Lugano to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Genova Brignole via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Lugano to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Genova-Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps via MILANO-Milano Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Lugano to Genoa, including transfers.