There are 8 ways to get from Luxembourg to Lugano 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  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Mulhouse Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Lugano 21 / ...

$151 - $233

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LUX - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$51 - $221

6 alternative options

Train via Zürich HB  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Mulhouse Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano 2 / ...

$147 - $208

Bus, train  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Lugano Ec

$88 - $127

Bus  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Metz
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Strasbourg
  3. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
  4. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Zurich
  5. Take the bus from Zurich to Lugano 401

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Lugano 376.4 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Zurich, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano

$130 - $393

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Milan Linate (LIN) LUX - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

$103 - $514

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Lugano, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Lugano via Mulhouse Ville and Basel SBB in around 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luxembourg to Lugano via Metz, Strasbourg, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Basel EuroAirport, Basel, Bahnhof SBB, Basel City Center, and Zurich in around 10 h 4 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Luxembourg to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $25
1st Class
$28 - $45
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Lugano
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 Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel SBB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Lugano
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Luxembourg to Metz
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Metz to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Center to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Metz to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Luxembourg and Lugano is 453 km. The road distance is 602 km.

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Lugano is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 6 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Lugano is to fly and train which takes 5 h 12 min and costs 110€ - 340€.

No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Lugano. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg and arriving at Lugano via Mulhouse Ville and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg to Lugano. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg and arriving at Lugano via Metz, Strasbourg, Basel EuroAirport, Basel City Center and Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Luxembourg to Lugano, including transfers.