The cheapest buses from Lugano to Milan

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Cheapest

$30

Average

$30

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Lugano to Milan will cost around $ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 30.

09:32PMLugano FLP3h15 12:47AMMilano Nord Cadorna
2 changes
$301One-way

Timetable Lugano to Milan

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Thu
Oct 28
$30Trenitalia
$12Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$30Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$21Trenitalia
$15Flixbus
Mon
Nov 1
$21Trenitalia
$20Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$21Trenitalia
$12Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$21Trenitalia
$15Flixbus
Thu
Nov 4
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Fri
Nov 5
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$21Trenitalia
$15Flixbus
Wed
Nov 10
$21Trenitalia
$23Trenitalia
Thu
Nov 11
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Fri
Nov 12
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Sat
Nov 13
$21Trenitalia
$12Flixbus
Sun
Nov 14
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Mon
Nov 15
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus
Tue
Nov 16
$21Trenitalia
$10Flixbus

The fastest buses from Lugano to Milan

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

3 h 15 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

63 km

It's difficult to get from Lugano to Milan without transferring at least 2 times.

09:32PMLugano FLP3h15 12:47AMMilano Nord Cadorna
2 changes
$301One-way

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Bus Information to Milan from Lugano

distanceDistance38 miles (62 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$16 (€13)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Lugano to Milan cover the 38 miles (62 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $10 (€8), but the average price of bus tickets is $16 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Lugano, Stazione and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

Bus companies

FlixBus Lugano – Milan

For as little as $10 (€8) you can travel by bus from Lugano to Milan with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets from Lugano to Milan due to the coronavirus:

    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
    • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
    • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

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    FAQs
    Am I allowed to travel by bus from Lugano, Switzerland to Milan, Italy?

    Travel between Lugano, Switzerland and Milan, Italy by bus is: Partially open.

    Can I enter Italy from Switzerland?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Lugano?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

    All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 10/27/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Milan from Lugano as this information can change.

    Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Milan to Lugano is: Partially open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Italy?

    Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Milan?

    What are the requirements?

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Health declaration required
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

    What are the safety rules to follow in Lugano, Switzerland?

    The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    Last checked on 10/23/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Lugano from Milan here.

    How much are cheap buses between Lugano and Milan?
    Bus tickets between Lugano and Milan for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $10 (€8)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much does it cost to take a bus from Lugano to Milan?
    The bus price from Lugano to Milan is on average $16 (€13)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
    How far is it from Lugano to Milan by bus?
    The bus distance from Lugano to Milan is around 38 miles (62 km).
    How many hours is the bus time from Lugano to Milan?
    On average the Lugano to Milan bus time is 1 h 40 min  covering the 38 miles (62 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    Which bus station from Lugano to Milan do I depart from? Which Milan bus station from Lugano do I arrive in?

    When taking a bus from Lugano, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Lugano, Stazione Noranco, Lugano, Pazzallo Senago Bassa and Lugano, Piazzale di Besso. When you arrive in Milan, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo).

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Lugano, Stazione   to Milan, Stazione Centrale.

    Where do I find the Lugano bus station to Milan? Where is the Milan bus station?

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from Lugano, Stazione and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Milan, Stazione Centrale and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the bus station to the city center in Milan.

    Which bus providers should I travel with from Lugano to Milan?
    For the trip from Lugano to Milan you can take a bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between Lugano and Milan on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Can I find a direct bus from Lugano to Milan?
    Yes, you can search for direct buses from Lugano to Milan on Omio with BlaBlaCar, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your bus ticket.
    When is the earliest bus from Lugano to Milan? When is the last bus from Lugano to Milan?
    The earliest bus for this route departs from Lugano at 7: 15 AM. The last bus leaves from Lugano at 8: 32 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Lugano to Milan and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I purchase Lugano to Milan bus tickets to get the best deals?
    If you purchase a bus ticket from Lugano to Milan within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $16 (€13) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Lugano and Milan are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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