Trains from
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Lugano

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€147.75
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14 days
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Trains to Lugano

Tue 4 Jul

10:50
17:17
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Lugano
6h 27m2 changes
10:50
18:17
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Lugano
7h 27m1 change
11:50
18:17
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Lugano
6h 27m2 changes
12:50
19:17
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Lugano
6h 27m2 changes
12:50
20:17
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Lugano
7h 27m1 change

Journey details

Train times

Avg. journey time7h 12m
First train dept02:48
Last train dept21:51

Train info

Fastest route6h 23m
Changes1 change
Fare range€32-€164**

Stations

Origin StationFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
Destination StationLugano
View return journey, Lugano to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Lugano?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf (Main station) to Lugano is €32.2. To buy train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf (Main station) to Lugano for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Lugano by train?

The average journey time between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf (Main station) and Lugano is 7 hours and 12 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 23 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 21 trains per day travelling from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf (Main station) to Lugano. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Lugano?

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf (Main station) to Lugano departs at 02:48. The last train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf (Main station) to Lugano departs at 21:51. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Lugano?

No, it is not possible to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf (Main station) to Lugano without having to change trains. To travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf (Main station) to Lugano will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Lugano for a typical week day using timetable data for 04/07/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 29/12/2016 for travel on 10/02/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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