Trains from
Lugano to Zürich HB

Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 11m
Trains per day17
Fare range€32-€65
Distance156km
Train operatorsSBB CFF FFS
First & last trains
First train departs at05:42
Last train departs at21:42
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 09m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationLugano
Destination StationZürich HB

Train times for Tue 19 Dec

12:10
14:28
Lugano
Zürich HB
2h 18mDirect
12:42
14:51
Lugano
Zürich HB
2h 09mDirect
13:42
15:09
Lugano
Zürich HB
2h 09m1 change
14:10
16:28
Lugano
Zürich HB
2h 18mDirect
14:42
16:51
Lugano
Zürich HB
2h 09mDirect

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Lugano to Zürich HB?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lugano to Zürich HB is €31.5. To buy train tickets from Lugano to Zürich HB 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 Lugano to Zürich HB by train?

The average journey time between Lugano and Zürich HB is 2 hours and 11 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 9 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 24 trains per day travelling from Lugano to Zürich HB. 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 Lugano to Zürich HB?

The first train from Lugano to Zürich HB departs at 05:42. The last train from Lugano to Zürich HB departs at 21:42. 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 Lugano and Zürich HB?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Lugano to Zürich HB without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Lugano to Zürich HB. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Lugano?

By train, of course. See trains from Zürich HB to Lugano.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lugano to Zürich HB for a typical week day using timetable data for 19/12/2017. 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 17/09/2017 for travel on 17/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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