There are 3 ways to get from Walchwil to Lugano by train, car or plane

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Train  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano 12-Y / ...

SFr 45 - SFr 87

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Drive  •  1h 58m

  1. Drive from Walchwil to Lugano 169.8 km

SFr 21 - SFr 35

Line 2 train, fly  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the line 2 train from Walchwil to Zug
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG

SFr 99 - SFr 282

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The cheapest way to get from Walchwil to Lugano is to drive which costs SFr 21 - SFr 35 and takes 1h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Walchwil to Lugano is to train which costs SFr 40 - SFr 90 and takes 1h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Walchwil to Lugano. However, there are services departing from Walchwil and arriving at Lugano via Arth-Goldau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 48m.

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The distance between Walchwil and Lugano is 126 km. The road distance is 169.8 km.

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The best way to get from Walchwil to Lugano without a car is to train which takes 1h 48m and costs SFr 40 - SFr 90.

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It takes approximately 1h 48m to get from Walchwil to Lugano, including transfers.

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Walchwil to Lugano train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Arth-Goldau station.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Lugano Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Walchwil to Lugano is 170 km. It takes approximately 1h 58m to drive from Walchwil to Lugano.

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  • Distance: 125.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 48m

What companies run services between Walchwil, Switzerland and Lugano, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Walchwil to Lugano hourly. Tickets cost SFr 35 - SFr 70 and the journey takes 1h 21m. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 310
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Walchwil to Zug
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 19
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 17
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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Swiss offers flights from Zurich Airport to Lugano Airport.

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There are 4512+ hotels available in Lugano. Prices start at SFr 77 per night.

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