There are 7 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 58 min

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

$105 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Lugano Sud to Basel
  2. Take the bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg Bâle Mulhouse Fribourg aéroport > Strasbourg

$34 - $39

5 alternative options

Train via Zürich HB  •  5 h 6 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

$108 - $187

Train, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB 12-Y / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Strasbourg

$96 - $187

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Lugano to Strasbourg 254.7 miles

$50 - $80

Fly from Lugano, train  •  5 h 28 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

$130 - $342

Fly from Milan Malpensa, train  •  6 h 11 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

$151 - $408

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 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lugano to Strasbourg via Basel, Basel, Brausebad, Basel EuroAirport, and Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport in around 6 h 57 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
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
$22 - $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
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $19
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Lugano Sud to Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Zurich to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lugano to Strasbourg?

The distance between Lugano and Strasbourg is 300 km. The road distance is 408 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lugano to Strasbourg?

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Strasbourg is to bus which costs SFr 33 - SFr 38 and takes 6 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lugano to Strasbourg?

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

Is there a direct train between Lugano and Strasbourg?

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 58 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lugano and Strasbourg?

No, there is no direct bus from Lugano to Strasbourg. However, there are services departing from Lugano Sud and arriving at Strasbourg via Basel, Brausebad and Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 57 min.

How long does it take to get from Lugano to Strasbourg?

It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Lugano to Strasbourg, including transfers.