Locarno to Lugano train

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Cheap train tickets from Locarno to Lugano

Showing times and prices for May 29

Cheapest

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

SBB
03:52PM0h35
Locarno
04:27PMLugano
$231One-way
0 transfers
SBB
07:33AM0h48
Locarno
08:21AMLugano
$231One-way
0 transfers
SBB
07:22AM0h43
Locarno
08:05AMLugano
$241One-way
0 transfers
SBB
01:52PM0h32
Locarno
02:24PMLugano
$241One-way
0 transfers
SBB
07:52AM0h35
Locarno
08:27AMLugano
$241One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Locarno to Lugano

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, May 29
SBB
08:33AM0h48
Locarno
09:21AMLugano
0 transfers
SBB
07:52AM0h35
Locarno
08:27AMLugano
0 transfers
SBB
01:52PM0h32
Locarno
02:24PMLugano
0 transfers
SBB
07:22AM0h43
Locarno
08:05AMLugano
0 transfers
SBB
07:33AM0h48
Locarno
08:21AMLugano
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Locarno to Lugano

Showing times and prices for May 29

Fastest Journey

32 m

Average

40 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

22 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Locarno for Lugano every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

SBB
01:52PM0h32
Locarno
02:24PMLugano
$241One-way
0 transfers
SBB
07:52AM0h35
Locarno
08:27AMLugano
$241One-way
0 transfers
SBB
03:52PM0h35
Locarno
04:27PMLugano
$231One-way
0 transfers
SBB
07:22AM0h43
Locarno
08:05AMLugano
$241One-way
0 transfers
SBB
08:33AM0h48
Locarno
09:21AMLugano
$241One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Locarno to Lugano

distanceDistance13 miles (21 km)
durationAverage train duration32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€20)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersSBB

Trains from Locarno to Lugano cover the 13 miles (21 km) long trip taking on average 32 min with our travel partners like SBB. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $23 (€20), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Locarno and arrive in Lugano.

Train companies: SBB from Locarno to Lugano trains

Buy your official SBB train tickets to Lugano from Locarno from $21 (€18) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

SBB is the national railway company of Switzerland which operates trains from Locarno to Lugano. It operates a wide range of trains, including InterCity, InterRegio, RegioExpress, Regio, S-Bahn, and InterCityExpress. InterCity trains are the fastest, with speeds of up to 200 km/h, while Regio trains are the slowest, with speeds of up to 120 km/h. SBB also offers a variety of ticket types, such as the Swiss Travel Pass, Half-Fare Card, and Super Saver tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a restaurant car. The most popular routes for SBB are from Zurich to Geneva, Basel to Bern, and Geneva to Lausanne.

Locarno to Lugano train information with SBB:

  • Average Duration: 29 min
  • Cheapest Price: $21

FAQs: Trains from Locarno to Lugano

FAQs: Travel by train from Locarno 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 Locarno to Lugano.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Locarno to Lugano can start from as little as $23 (€20) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Locarno to Lugano is $23 (€20); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Locarno to Lugano train time is 32 min   covering the 13 mile (21 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Locarno to Lugano leaves at 6: 22 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Locarno to Lugano leaves at 10: 22 PM.
Take the Locarno to Lugano train with SBB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Lugano from Locarno as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 22 PM.

When departing from Locarno, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Locarno, Locarno (FART) and Locarno FLMS. When arriving in Lugano, you can end your journey in train stations like Lugano, Lugano FLP and Lugano, Stazione.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Locarno, which is located around 0.1 miles (190 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lugano, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Lugano from Locarno is worth doing with a journey time of 32 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Locarno to Lugano by train is December.
Yes, you can take a train from Locarno to Lugano.

Important Stations and Airports in Locarno and Lugano

Locarno
Lugano
Locarno is the most popular Locarno 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 Locarno for your trip to Lugano.
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Locarno (FART)ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
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Locarno FLMSParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Locarno, S. Martino StazioneAccessibility
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Locarno Sant'AntonioParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Locarno, Saleggi
Locarno NLM (Port)WifiParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Locarno, DebarcaderoAccessibility
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Locarno-Muralto Belvedere
Locarno, Belvedere
Locarno, Sacra Famiglia
Locarno, Lido
Locarno, Migros
Locarno, Via Monteguzzo
Locarno, Via Bramantino (Rotonda)
Locarno, Lungolago Giuseppe Motta / Via Bramantino
Locarno, Delta Maggia
Locarno, S. Caterina
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