Travel from Lugano to Munich

Train, bus or fly from Lugano to Munich?

FlixBus operates a bus from Lugano to Munich once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min. Alternatively, Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Lugano to Munich hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) also services this route every 4 hours.

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How to get from Lugano to Munich

From Lugano bus to Munich, Munich central bus station. 7 h 10 min 34€. From Lugano train to Zürich HB then train to München Hbf. 7 h 21 min 142€. From Lugano drive to Munich. 4 h 30 min 56€. From Lugano FLP line 60 train to Lugano airport, fly to Munich airport, then train to Munich. 5 h 37 min 158€. From Lugano FFS, Piazzale Besso shuttle to Milan Malpensa airport, fly to Munich airport, then train to Munich. 5 h 70€. From Lugano train to Zürich HB, train to Zurich airport, fly to Munich airport, then train to Munich. 5 h 3 min 164€. From Lugano FLP line 60 train to Lugano airport, fly to Zurich airport, then train to Munich. 6 h 57 min 189€. From Lugano train to Milan Central Station, bus to Milan Bergamo airport, fly to Munich airport, then train to Munich. 6 h 7 min 166€.

Is there a direct train between Lugano and Munich?

No, there is no direct train from Lugano to Munich. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at München Hbf via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 21 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lugano and Munich?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lugano and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7¼ hours.
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