There are 3 ways to get from Luino to Lugano by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Line 421 bus, line 60 train  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 421 bus from Luino, Stazione FS to Ponte Tresa, Stazione 421
  2. Take the line 60 train from Ponte Tresa to Agno 60

$15 - $25

2 alternative options

Line 30 train, line 10 train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 30 train from Luino to Giubiasco 30
  2. Take the line 10 train from Giubiasco to Lugano 10 / ...

$25 - $46

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Luino to Lugano 15.6 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Luino to Lugano. However, there are services departing from Luino and arriving at Lugano via Giubiasco. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Luino and Lugano is 17 km. The road distance is 25 km.

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The best way to get from Luino to Lugano without a car is to line 421 bus and line 60 train which takes 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Luino to Lugano, including transfers.

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Luino to Lugano train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Luino station.

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Luino to Lugano train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lugano station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luino to Lugano is 25 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Luino to Lugano.

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There are 3606+ hotels available in Lugano. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Luino to Lugano.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Luino, Italy and Lugano, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Luino to Lugano via Giubiasco in around 1 h 9 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 Ponte Tresa to Agno
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luino to Giubiasco
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Giubiasco to Lugano
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Luino, Stazione FS to Ponte Tresa, Stazione
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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