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 Milan to Lugano will cost around $ 7 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 4.
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1 h 14 m
Buses per day
Of the 7 buses that leave Milan for Lugano every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 63 km distance in an average of 1 h 14 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 40 m .
The slowest buses will take 1 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||38 miles (62 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 20 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$12 (€9)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Milan to Lugano cover the 38 miles (62 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $12 (€9), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $10 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Lugano, Stazione Noranco.
Travel from Milan to Lugano from $10 (€8) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.
Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Milan and Lugano.
If you're looking for cheap FlixBus tickets between Milan and Lugano, check out Omio! With one-way Milan to Lugano bus ticket prices starting as low as $10 (€8) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Lugano from Milan by showing you the latest FlixBus offers, bus schedules and tickets for this 38 miles (62 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with FlixBus. If you search for FlixBus tickets between Milan and Lugano in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the bus. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus from Milan to Lugano on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect bus with FlixBus so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.
Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket between Milan and Lugano:
Travel by bus between Milan, Italy and Lugano, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Lugano from Milan closer to your date of departure here
The restriction level for your return bus to Milan, Italy from Lugano is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Milan from Lugano closer to your date of departure here here.
Some of the Milan bus stations to Lugano you can start your journey from include Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Lugano include Lugano, Stazione Noranco, Lugano, Pazzallo Senago Bassa and Lugano, Piazzale di Besso.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Milano Centrale and arriving in Lugano, Stazione Noranco.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Milano Centrale and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Lugano, Stazione Noranco and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the bus station to the city center in Lugano.
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