There are 3 ways to get from Lugano to Swiss Alps by train, bus or car
What companies run services between Lugano, Switzerland and Swiss Alps, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lugano to Swiss Alps every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lugano to Swiss Alps via Castione, Castione, Stazione, and Airolo, Stazione in around 4 h 3 min.
Bus from Castione, Stazione to Airolo, Stazione
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 25 min
- Estimated price
- $25 - $40
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Lugano to Swiss Alps?
The distance between Lugano and Swiss Alps is 68 km. The road distance is 102 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Lugano to Swiss Alps?
The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Swiss Alps is to drive which costs SFr 12 - SFr 19 and takes 1 h 8 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Lugano to Swiss Alps?
The quickest way to get from Lugano to Swiss Alps is to drive which takes 1 h 8 min and costs SFr 12 - SFr 19.
Is there a direct bus between Lugano and Swiss Alps?
No, there is no direct bus from Lugano to Swiss Alps. However, there are services departing from Lugano, Piazzale Besso and arriving at Gotthard Passhöhe via Castione, Stazione and Airolo, Stazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.
How long does it take to get from Lugano to Swiss Alps?
It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Lugano to Swiss Alps, including transfers.