Brussels to Lugano train

Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Lugano

Showing times and prices for Feb 06

Cheapest

62

Average

93

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Brussels to Lugano is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
07:45PMBrussels18h13 01:58PMLugano
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621One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:33PMBrussels16h25 11:58AMLugano
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1251One-way

Train schedule from Brussels to Lugano

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Deutsche Bahn
07:33PMBrussels16h25 11:58AMLugano
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Deutsche Bahn
07:45PMBrussels18h13 01:58PMLugano
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Fastest train times from Brussels to Lugano

Showing times and prices for Feb 06

Fastest Journey

16 h 25 m

Average

17 h 19 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

637 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Brussels for Lugano every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
07:33PMBrussels16h25 11:58AMLugano
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1251One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:45PMBrussels18h13 01:58PMLugano
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621One-way

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Lugano

distanceDistance394 miles (636 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$68 (€59)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, TGV inOui or Thalys

Trains from Brussels to Lugano cover the 394 miles (636 km) long route taking on average 9 h 35 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, TGV inOui or Thalys. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $68 (€59), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $65 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and Thalys from Brussels to Lugano trains

Find the best trains to Lugano from Brussels with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and Thalys from $65 (€57). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Brussels to Lugano train.

    Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Brussels to Lugano with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

    Find cheap tickets for Thalys trains to Lugano from Brussels on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Brussels to Lugano train schedule from Thalys, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 394 miles (636 km) trip between Brussels and Lugano, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Brussels to Lugano in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Thalys trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the Thalys train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Lugano from Brussels and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Brussels and Lugano with Thalys!

      Travel Tips: Trains from Brussels to Lugano

      Travel Tips: Travel by train to Lugano easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brussels to Lugano.
      FAQs

      Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Lugano, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.

      Can I enter Switzerland from Belgium?

      International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

      Conditions of entry:

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in Lugano, Switzerland?

      All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

      • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
      • Face mask: Regional advice

      The information above was last checked on 1/24/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Brussels to Lugano as this information can change.

      The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Lugano to Brussels is: Unrestricted

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

      Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

      What are the requirements?

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

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

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

      Last checked on 1/9/23. 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 Brussels from Lugano here.

      Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Brussels and Lugano for the next 7 days starting from $65 (€57)  one way.
      If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Brussels to Lugano train price to come in at an average of $68 (€59)  one way.
      The train distance from Brussels to Lugano is around 394 miles (636 km).
      The Brussels to Lugano train duration is on average 9 h 35 min, which is to be expected when traveling 394 miles (636 km) between Brussels and Lugano. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

      When departing from Brussels, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. When arriving in Lugano, you can end your route in train stations like Lugano, Stazione, Lugano and Lugano FLP.

      Omio customers book a train from Bruxelles-Midi   to Lugano, Stazione   most frequently for this route.

      Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel around 2 miles (3.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

      Passengers arriving in Lugano most often arrive at Lugano, Stazione and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

      For the journey from Brussels to Lugano you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, TGV inOui or Thalys. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Brussels to Lugano on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
      The earliest train for this route departs from Brussels at 7: 33 PM. The last train leaves from Brussels at 7: 33 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Brussels to Lugano and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
      The price of a one way train ticket from Brussels to Lugano is on average $68 (€59) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Brussels and Lugano available a few months in advance.

      Important Stations and Airports for this connection

      Brussels
      Lugano
      Bruxelles-Midi is the most popular Brussels 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 Brussels for your trip to Lugano.
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      LockersLockers
      ParkingParking
      ATMATM
      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility
      phone
      Phone Number
      +32 25282828
      ticketOfficeHours
      Ticket Office Hours
      Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
      Public transit options for Bruxelles-Central
      Metro lines: 1, 5
      Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)

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