There are 4 ways to get from Lugano to Therme Vals by train, car or bus

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Line 50 train, drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 50 train from Lugano to Bellinzona 50 / ...
  2. Drive from Biasca to Therme Vals

$36 - $62

3 alternative options

Line 50 train, bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 50 train from Lugano to Bellinzona 50 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Nufenen, Dorf 171

$54 - $89

Line 2 bus, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Lugano, Piazzale Besso to Castione 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Splügen, Post 171

$42 - $62

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Lugano to Therme Vals 106.1 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lugano and Therme Vals is 70 km. The road distance is 169.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Lugano to Therme Vals, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lugano to Therme Vals is 170 km. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from Lugano to Therme Vals.

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There are 271+ hotels available in Therme Vals. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lugano to Therme Vals.
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  • Distance: 43.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Lugano, Switzerland and Therme Vals, Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Lugano to Therme Vals via Castione, Castione, Stazione, Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione, Bellinzona, Stazione, and Splügen, Post in around 4 h 44 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Nufenen, Dorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Splügen, Post
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Lugano, Piazzale Besso to Castione
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com

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