There are 4 ways to get from Lugano to Mendrisio by train, taxi, car or rideshare

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

Line 10 train  •  16 min

  1. Take the line 10 train from Lugano to Mendrisio S. Martino 10 / ...

$12 - $23

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lugano to Mendrisio 12.7 miles

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lugano to Mendrisio 13.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Lugano to Mendrisio 13.5 miles

$2 - $5

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lugano to Mendrisio every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $23 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Mendrisio S. Martino
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lugano to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Lugano to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Taxi Michel
Phone
+41 91 967 24 24
Grand Taxi Lugano
Phone
+41 79 102 69 30

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lugano and Mendrisio is 16 km. The road distance is 22 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Mendrisio is to rideshare which costs SFr 3 and takes 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Lugano to Mendrisio is to line 10 train which takes 16 min and costs SFr 12 - SFr 23.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lugano and arriving at Mendrisio S. Martino. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

The line 10 train from Lugano to Mendrisio S. Martino takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.