• Lugano by train

Lugano by Train


FFS Rail Service
Phone 0900 300 300
Purchasing tickets or Obtaining Information by Phone (1.19/Min. SFR).
By dialling this number it’s easy to order tickets in a fast and convenient way, to book seats or ask information.

Lugano Region Tourist Information Office at SBB-Station

More information about the tourist offices.

Connections to City Centre

On foot
About 10 minutes.

Sassellina Funicular
The funicular railway leading from the Piazza Cioccaro station and vice versa. CHF 1.30.- per person.
Every day from 05:00 to 24:00. Continuous races lasting 92 sec. each one.

Phone +41 91 922 88 33
Fixed cost for every run CHF 15. - (Station – Centre / Centre – Station).

Distance from the main Swiss cities and some European cities

Milan 1 h
Zurich 1 h 56 min
Basel 2 h 58 min
Bern 3 h
Rome 5 h 40 min
Geneva 4 h 46 min
Munich 8 h
Paris 10 h
Berlin 12 h


Treni Regionali Ticino Lombardia

FFS Trains Online/ Station of Lugano
All the trains and updated departure times from the Lugano Station

FFS Travel Online
All timetables and the possibility of booking your ticket online.

Compare train options to Lugano with the option of sorting by price and duration. Coach services are also available.

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