There are 3 ways to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona Eurocity / ...

$46 - $87

Cheapest option

Line 73 bus, bus, line 311 bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 73 bus from aeroporto di linate to duomo m1 m3 73
  2. Take the bus from via orefici p.za cordusio to lampugnano m1 Nm1
  3. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Bellinzona Via Henri Guisan Union Hotel
  4. Take the line 311 bus from Bellinzona, Via Pellandini to Locarno, Via della Pace 311

$33 - $48

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno 76.3 miles

$18 - $27

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno. However, there are services departing from aeroporto di linate and arriving at Locarno, Via della Pace via via orefici p.za cordusio, Milano Lampugnano and Bellinzona, Via Pellandini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Milan Linate Airport (LIN) and Locarno is 87 km. The road distance is 122 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno without a car is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno, including transfers.

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Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno bus services, operated by Milan Metro, depart from aeroporto di linate station.

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The best way to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 73 bus and bus and line 311 bus, which costs and takes 5 h 39 min.

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Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Locarno, Via della Pace station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno is 122 km. It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to drive from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno.

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There are 1708+ hotels available in Locarno. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno.
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  • Distance: 54.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Milan Linate Airport (LIN), Italy and Locarno, Switzerland?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Locarno via duomo m1 m3, via orefici p.za cordusio, lampugnano m1, Milano Lampugnano, Bellinzona Via Henri Guisan Union Hotel, and Bellinzona, Via Pellandini in around 5 h 39 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Milan Metro
Website
atm-mi.it
Bus from aeroporto di linate to duomo m1 m3
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
atm-mi.it
Bus from via orefici p.za cordusio to lampugnano m1
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
atm-mi.it
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Via Pellandini to Locarno, Via della Pace
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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