There are 3 ways to get from Porlezza to Lugano by bus, ferry or car

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Bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from Porlezza Piazza Matteotti to Lugano Cassarate C12

$1 - $3

2 alternative options

Ferry  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Porlezza to Lugano Giardino 51-Y

$24 - $35

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Porlezza to Lugano 10.7 miles

$2 - $4

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porlezza Piazza Matteotti and arriving at Lugano Cassarate. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Porlezza and arriving at Lugano Giardino. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Porlezza and Lugano is 13 km. The road distance is 17.1 km.

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The best way to get from Porlezza to Lugano without a car is to bus which takes 29 min and costs .

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The bus from Porlezza Piazza Matteotti to Lugano Cassarate takes 29 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Porlezza to Lugano bus services, operated by ASF Autolinee srl, depart from Porlezza Piazza Matteotti station.

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Porlezza to Lugano bus services, operated by ASF Autolinee srl, arrive at Lugano Cassarate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porlezza to Lugano is 17 km. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Porlezza to Lugano.

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Map of how to get from Porlezza to Lugano.
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  • Distance: 7.9 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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

ASF Autolinee srl operates a bus from Porlezza to Lugano every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 29 min.

Bus operators
ASF Autolinee srl
Phone
031 247 249
Website
asfautolinee.it
Bus from Porlezza Piazza Matteotti to Lugano Cassarate
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
asfautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Lago di Lugano Ferry
Phone
+41 91 222 11 11
Email
info@lakelugano.ch
Website
lakelugano.ch
Ferry from Porlezza to Lugano Giardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
Lago di Lugano Ferry

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