Vienna to Lugano train

Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Lugano

Showing times and prices for Jun 30

Cheapest

165

Average

165

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

ÖBB
11:30AMVienna10h28 09:58PMLugano
0 transfers
1651One-way
ÖBB
01:30PMVienna16h28 05:58AMLugano
0 transfers
1651One-way

Train schedule from Vienna to Lugano

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ÖBB
11:30AMVienna10h28 09:58PMLugano
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ÖBB
01:30PMVienna16h28 05:58AMLugano
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Fastest train times from Vienna to Lugano

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Fastest Journey

10 h 28 m

Average

13 h 28 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

612 km

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

ÖBB
11:30AMVienna10h28 09:58PMLugano
0 transfers
1651One-way
ÖBB
01:30PMVienna16h28 05:58AMLugano
0 transfers
1651One-way

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Lugano

distanceDistance379 miles (612 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$62 (€56)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB or Railjet

Trains from Vienna to Lugano cover the 379 miles (612 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 28 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB or Railjet. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $52 (€47), but the average price of train tickets is $62 (€56). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

Train companies: ÖBB and Deutsche Bahn from Vienna to Lugano trains

Find the best trains from Vienna to Lugano with Omio's travel partners ÖBB and Deutsche Bahn from $52 (€47). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

ÖBB
Deutsche Bahn

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Vienna and Lugano by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

Are you making plans to travel between Vienna and Lugano? Why not take a train with ÖBB? Omio can show you current ÖBB train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Vienna to Lugano trains all in one place. On the ÖBB train, you can expect to travel 379 miles (612 km) from Vienna to Lugano. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Vienna and Lugano, you can quickly see if the ÖBB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way ÖBB train to Lugano from Vienna, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

    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 between Vienna and Lugano. 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.

    • Average Price: $52

    Travel Tips: Trains from Vienna to Lugano

    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 Vienna to Lugano.
    FAQs

    Travel between Vienna, Austria and Lugano, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

    Can I enter Switzerland from Austria?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

    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 6/25/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Vienna and Lugano as this information can change.

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

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

    Reentry to Austria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

    What are the requirements?

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

    • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask: Recommended

    Last checked on 6/27/22. 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 Vienna from Lugano here.

    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Vienna to Lugano for as low as $52 (€47)  for the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Vienna to Lugano train to cost on average $62 (€56)  one way.
    The train distance from Vienna to Lugano is around 379 miles (612 km).
    On average the Vienna to Lugano train travel time is 10 h 28 min  for the 379 miles (612 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers book a train from Wien Westbahnhof   to Lugano, Stazione   most frequently for this route.

    Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel around 4.2 miles (6.7 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 0.2 miles (328 m) from this train station to the city center.

    When taking a train from Vienna to Lugano, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB or Railjet for the best way to get you to Lugano. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Vienna to Lugano and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    The average number of trains departing Vienna for Lugano is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first train from Vienna to Lugano at 6: 30 AM. The last train from Vienna to Lugano that you can take departs at 5: 55 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Vienna to Lugano schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    If you buy the Vienna to Lugano train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $62 (€56). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Vienna to Lugano. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Vienna
    Lugano
    The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your journey from Vienna to Lugano.

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