There are 8 ways to get from Lugano to Strasbourg by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Basel SBB 21 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$102 - $178

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Lugano to Basel, Basel central station K188
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Strasbourg N831 / ...

$23 - $40

6 alternative options

Train via Zürich HB  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 3 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$105 - $185

Bus Autolinee Gambioli  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Lugano to Zürich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Strasbourg

$48 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Lugano to Strasbourg 254.7 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Lugano to Zurich, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Zurich (ZRH) LUG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$128 - $342

Fly Milan Malpensa to Zurich, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$147 - $406

Fly Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Stuttgart (STR) MXP - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg

$89 - $226

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Strasbourg is to bus which costs SFr 23 - SFr 40 and takes 9 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lugano to Strasbourg is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Lugano and Strasbourg is 300 km. The road distance is 407.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Lugano to Strasbourg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lugano to Strasbourg. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Strasbourg via Basel, Basel central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lugano to Strasbourg. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Strasbourg via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 56 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lugano to Strasbourg is 408 km. It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to drive from Lugano to Strasbourg.

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  • Distance: 187.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

What companies run services between Lugano, Switzerland and Strasbourg, France?

You can take a train from Lugano to Strasbourg via Basel SBB in around 4 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lugano to Strasbourg via Zürich, Zürich Stadelhofen, Zürich HB, and Zurich in around 7 h 14 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $35
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $40
1st Class
$55 - $65
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Lugano to Zürich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lugano to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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