There are 6 ways to get from Lugano to Morcote by bus, ferry, train, taxi, car or foot

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 431 bus  •  30 min

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

$5 - $9

5 alternative options

Ferry  •  50 min

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

$18 - $24

Line 10 train, line 431 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 10 train from Lugano to Melide 10 / ...
  2. Take the line 431 bus from Melide, Stazione to Morcote, Piazza Grande 431

$12 - $20

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lugano to Morcote 8 miles

$70 - $85

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Morcote is to drive which costs SFr 1 - SFr 3 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lugano to Morcote is to taxi which costs SFr 70 - SFr 85 and takes 15 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 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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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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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.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Melide
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
Bus from Melide, Stazione to Morcote, Piazza Grande
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
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 - $85
Taxi Michel
Phone
+41 91 967 24 24
Grand Taxi Lugano
Phone
+41 79 102 69 30

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