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Overview: Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lugano

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus

Buses from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lugano cover the 28 miles (45 km) long trip with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct bus services available.

Bus providers: FlixBus from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lugano

Find the best trip to Lugano from Milan Malpensa Airport with FlixBus. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

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.

    FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets to Lugano from Milan Malpensa Airport and when traveling by bus:

    • 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

    Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lugano?

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

    Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
    • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
    • Health declaration required
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

    All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lugano as this information can change.

    Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Milan Malpensa Airport, Italy from Lugano, Switzerland?

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

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

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

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

    What are the requirements?

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
    • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

    The government of Italy 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 1/21/22. 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 Milan Malpensa Airport from Lugano here.

    How far is it from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lugano by bus?

    The bus distance from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lugano is around 28 miles (45 km).

    What bus providers offer a service to Lugano from Milan Malpensa Airport?

    Take the Milan Malpensa Airport to Lugano bus with Flixbus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the journey from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lugano as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

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