The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Rome to Lugano is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
10 h 25 m
12 h 23 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Rome for Lugano every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||333 miles (537 km)|
|Average bus duration||10 h|
|Average bus ticket price||$34 (€30)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Rome to Lugano cover the 333 miles (537 km) long journey taking on average 10 h with our travel partners like Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $26 (€23), but the average price of bus tickets is $34 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Lugano, Stazione FS.
Travel between Rome and Lugano from $26 (€23) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and Marino Autolinee! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
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.
One of the best ways to travel between Rome and Lugano is by taking a bus with Marino Autolinee. Omio helps you find the ideal Marino Autolinee bus between Rome and Lugano by showing you Marino Autolinee current bus schedules and timetables, the bus tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Rome to Lugano trip. You can expect to travel 333 miles (537 km) between Rome and Lugano on a bus with Marino Autolinee. If you are using the Omio app to search for buses between Rome and Lugano, you can check straight away if the Marino Autolinee ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the bus station. Once you’ve found that perfect bus, book your Marino Autolinee bus ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Lugano from Rome!
Travel by bus between Rome, Italy and Lugano, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted 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 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Rome to Lugano closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/17/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Rome from Lugano.
Some of the Rome bus stations to Lugano you can start your journey from include Rome, Termini, Roma, Via Marsala / Viale Enrico De Nicola and Rome, Rome Vaticano/ Fermata dell'autobus Via Crescenzio). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Lugano include Lugano, Stazione FS, Lugano, Via Pretorio and Lugano, Via Ciani.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Roma Termini and arriving in Lugano, Stazione FS.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Roma Termini and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Lugano, Stazione FS and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the bus station to the city center in Lugano.
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