There are 5 ways to get from Lugano to Gruyères by 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

Train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Luzern 21 / ...
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Fribourg/Freiburg 15
  3. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Bulle

$108 - $191

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Lugano to Zürich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Bulle Ouibus

$34 - $54

3 alternative options

Train via Zürich HB  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Bulle

$112 - $208

Bus, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Grandate - Stazione to Fribourg
  2. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Bulle 139-Y

$45 - $81

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Lugano to Gruyères 215.8 miles

$45 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Gruyères is to bus which costs SFr 30 - SFr 55 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lugano to Gruyères is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 65 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Lugano and Gruyères is 158 km. The road distance is 345.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Lugano to Gruyères, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Lugano to Gruyères via Luzern, Fribourg/Freiburg, Bulle, and Bulle, gare in around 5 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lugano to Gruyères via Zürich, Zürich Stadelhofen, Zürich HB, Zurich, Bulle, and Bulle, gare in around 7 h 11 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Bulle
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
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
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Bulle
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Lugano to Zürich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Bulle
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Grandate - Stazione to Fribourg
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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