There are 2 ways to get from Lugano to Lauterbrunnen by 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

Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. 21 / ...
  2. 470

$96 - $163

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. 150.2 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a train from Lugano to Lauterbrunnen via Luzern and Interlaken Ost in around 5 h 23 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
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lugano and Lauterbrunnen is 104 km. The road distance is 240 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Lauterbrunnen is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Lugano to Lauterbrunnen is to drive which takes 2 h 50 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 45.

No, there is no direct train from Lugano to Lauterbrunnen. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Lauterbrunnen via Luzern and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Lugano to Lauterbrunnen, including transfers.