There are 5 ways to get from Lugano to Morcote by bus, ferry, taxi, car or foot

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Line 431 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 431 bus from Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico to Morcote, Piazza Grande 431

$5 - $9

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Ferry  •  50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Lugano Centrale to Morcote SNL 22-Y / ...

$18 - $24

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lugano to Morcote 8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Lugano to Morcote 8 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Walk from Lugano to Morcote 8.9 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico and arriving at Morcote, Piazza Grande. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Lugano Centrale and arriving at Morcote SNL. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Lugano and Morcote is 10 km. The road distance is 12.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lugano to Morcote without a car is to line 431 bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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The line 431 bus from Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico to Morcote, Piazza Grande takes 30 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Lugano to Morcote bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico station.

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Lugano to Morcote bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Morcote, Piazza Grande station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lugano to Morcote is 13 km. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Lugano to Morcote.

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There are 2861+ hotels available in Morcote. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lugano to Morcote.
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  • Distance: 6.5 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Lugano to Morcote every 2 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 30 min.

Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico to Morcote, Piazza Grande
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Ferry operators
Lago di Lugano Ferry
Phone
+41 91 222 11 11
Email
info@lakelugano.ch
Website
lakelugano.ch
Ferry from Lugano Centrale to Morcote SNL
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
Lago di Lugano Ferry
Other operators
Taxi from Lugano to Morcote
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Taxi Michel
Phone
+41 91 967 24 24
Grand Taxi Lugano
Phone
+41 79 102 69 30

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