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Bus Information from Rome to Lugano

distanceDistance333 miles (537 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$44 (€35)
changesDirect busYes

Buses from Rome to Lugano cover the 333 miles (537 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 30 min with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $35 (€28), but the average price of bus tickets is $44 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Lugano, Stazione Noranco.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by bus between Rome, Italy and Lugano, Switzerland allowed?

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

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Italy?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Rome?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/23/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Rome to Lugano before traveling.

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

The restriction level for your return bus to Rome, Italy from Lugano is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Rome from Lugano restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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 Rome, Italy?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Rome from Lugano closer to your date of departure here here.

How much are cheap buses between Rome and Lugano?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Rome and Lugano for the next 7 days starting from $35 (€28)  one way.
How much is a bus ticket from Rome to Lugano?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $44 (€35)  for a bus ticket from Rome to Lugano.
How far is it from Rome to Lugano by bus?
You should expect to travel around 333 miles (537 km)  from Rome to Lugano by bus.
How long is the bus to Lugano from Rome?
The bus time between Rome and Lugano is on average 10 h 30 min  for the 333 miles (537 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Lugano from Rome by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure bus station in Rome and arrival bus station in Lugano?

There are a few bus stations in Rome to start your journey from including Rome, Tiburtina Station, Rome, Termini (G) and Rome, Roma Ostiense. In Lugano you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Lugano, Stazione Noranco, Lugano, Pazzallo Senago Bassa and Lugano, Piazzale di Besso.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Roma Termini   and arrive in Lugano, Stazione Noranco.

Where is the bus station in Rome to go to Lugano? Where is the bus station in Lugano located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Roma Termini and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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.

When can I take the first bus from Rome to Lugano? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The earliest bus departing from Rome to Lugano leaves at 6: 30 AM. The last bus departing from Rome to Lugano leaves at 11: 10 PM. You can find the latest Rome to Lugano bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I purchase the Rome to Lugano bus for the best deals on tickets?
If you buy the Rome to Lugano bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $44 (€35). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses between Rome and Lugano. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.