The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Amsterdam 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
12 h 34 m
14 h 38 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Amsterdam 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||476 miles (767 km)|
|Average train duration||12 h 34 min|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, NS International | IC or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Amsterdam to Lugano cover the 476 miles (767 km) long route taking on average 12 h 34 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, NS International | IC or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.
Travel between Amsterdam and Lugano on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Lugano from Amsterdam. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Amsterdam to Lugano train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Lugano, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Amsterdam and Lugano as this information can change.
Return travel from Switzerland to Netherlands is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Netherlands 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 train to Amsterdam from Lugano.
Some of the Amsterdam train stations to Lugano you can start your journey from include Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Lugano include Lugano, Stazione, Lugano and Lugano FLP.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving in Lugano, Stazione.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Amsterdam Centraal, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center of Amsterdam.
The most popular arrival train station, Lugano, Stazione, is located 0.2 miles (328 m) away from the city center of Lugano.
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