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Train Information from Lugano to Munich

distanceDistance192 miles (309 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$119 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day

Trains from Lugano to Munich cover the 192 miles (309 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 45 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $119 (€96), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $102 (€82). Travelers depart most frequently from Lugano, Stazione and arrive in München Hbf.

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Trains from Lugano to Munich
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Lugano, Switzerland and Munich, Germany allowed?

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

Is international entry into Munich from Lugano restricted?

International entry 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?

Entry 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 Munich, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 9/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Munich from Lugano closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Lugano, Switzerland from Munich, Germany?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • 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?

The government of Switzerland 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 9/23/21. 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 Lugano from Munich here.

How much do cheap trains from Lugano to Munich cost?
Train tickets from Lugano to Munich for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $102 (€82)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Lugano to Munich?
The Lugano to Munich train ticket price is on average $119 (€96)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is it from Lugano to Munich by train?
You should expect to travel around 192 miles (309 km)  from Lugano to Munich by train.
How long is the train ride between Lugano and Munich?
The train time from Lugano to Munich is on average 7 h 45 min  for the 192 miles (309 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Lugano to Munich by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Lugano to Munich, which train station in Lugano do I depart from and which train station in Munich do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Lugano to start your route from including Lugano, Stazione, Lugano and Lugano FLP. In Munich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Lugano, Stazione   and arrive in München Hbf.

Where is the train station in Lugano? Where is the train station in Munich?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Lugano, Stazione and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Munich most often arrive at München Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

How many trains are there between Lugano and Munich a day?
The average number of trains departing Lugano for Munich is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Lugano to Munich? What time is the last train from Lugano to Munich?
You can take the earliest train from Lugano to Munich at 10: 30 AM   or take the last train from Lugano to Munich leaving at 7: 30 PM. Look for the latest Lugano to Munich train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I buy train tickets between Lugano and Munich to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets to Munich from Lugano within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $119 (€96) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Lugano to Munich a few months in advance.