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Transporting MTBs on public transport

The transport of bicycles is subject to limitations. Not all companies guarantee transport. It is advisable to plan ahead.
Planning your trip with public transport

Post Bus/Bus

Post Bus: Bicycles can be transported on the condition that there is sufficient space and that passengers are not disadvantaged in any way. There are a limited number of places available and it is advisable to inquire in advance!

Ticino Region information:
+41 840 852 852

For further information see:

TPL (Transport Public Luganesi): Transport of bicycles is not permitted.
ARL (Bus Regional Luganesi): Transport of bicycles is not permitted.

Gondola lifts

Monte Tamaro:
Take advantage of RailAway and Arcobaleno offers only available to visitors that use public transport to get to the Tamaro.

Monte Brè:
N.B.: Bicycles can only be transported between Suvigliana and Monte Bre! Rent a mountain bike at the summit.

Monte Lema:

San Salvatore: transport of bicycles is not permitted.

Lake Lugano

Bicycles can be transported.


SBB: Bicycles can be transported.

FLP (Ferrovia Lugano – Ponte Tresa): Bicycles can be transported.


PubliBike rents bikes from self-service stations open 24/7. With this service, you can rent a bike in one station and give back it back in another, when you have reached your destination.



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