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Train Information from Berlin to Lugano

distanceDistance492 miles (793 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$58 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Berlin to Lugano cover the 492 miles (793 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 32 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $58 (€48), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $38 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

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Trains from Berlin to Lugano
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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Berlin, Germany to Lugano, Switzerland?

Travel between Berlin, Germany and Lugano, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Berlin?

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?

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 11/26/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Berlin to Lugano as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Berlin, Germany from Lugano, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Lugano to Berlin is: Partially open

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 11/27/21. 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 train to Berlin from Lugano here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Berlin to Lugano?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Berlin to Lugano to cost as little as $38 (€32)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between Berlin and Lugano?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Berlin to Lugano train to cost on average $58 (€48)  one way.
How far is it from Berlin to Lugano by train?
The train distance from Berlin to Lugano is around 492 miles (793 km).
What is the Berlin to Lugano train travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 492 miles (793 km) from Berlin to Lugano can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Berlin to Lugano train journey time is on average 14 h 32 min.
Which train station from Berlin to Lugano do I depart from? Which Lugano train station from Berlin do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Berlin to Lugano, you can choose to depart from train stations like Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Your route can end in train stations such as Lugano, Stazione, Lugano and Lugano FLP.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

Where do I find the Berlin train station to Lugano? Where is the Lugano train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Berlin Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Berlin.

The most popular arrival train station, Lugano, Stazione, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Lugano.

How many train services per day are there from Berlin to Lugano?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Berlin to Lugano. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Berlin to Lugano? What time is the last train from Berlin to Lugano?
You can take the first train from Berlin to Lugano at 5: 01 AM. The last train from Berlin to Lugano that you can take departs at 5: 01 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Berlin to Lugano schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Berlin to Lugano to get the best deals?
If you purchase the Berlin to Lugano train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $58 (€48). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Berlin and Lugano. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Lugano
Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Berlin for your trip to Lugano.
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Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7