Trains from Milan to Lugano

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 33m
Trains per day18
Fare range€14-€26
Train operatorsALSA, eurolines_france, flixbus,
First & last trains
First train departs at05:32
Last train departs at22:46
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 08m
Origin StationMilan
Destination StationLugano

Train times for Wed 21 Mar

1h 46m2 changes
1h 53m1 change
2h 09m2 changes
1h 48m1 change
1h 08mDirect

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Milan to Lugano is €14. To buy train tickets from Milan 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 Milan to Lugano by train?

The average journey time between Milan and Lugano is 1 hour and 33 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 8 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 33 trains per day travelling from Milan 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 Milan to Lugano?

The first train from Milan to Lugano departs at 05:32. The last train from Milan to Lugano departs at 22:46. 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 Milan and Lugano?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Milan to Lugano without having to change trains. There are 18 direct trains from Milan to Lugano. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Milan?

By train, of course. See trains from Lugano to Milan.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Milan to Lugano for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/03/2018. 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 20/12/2017 for travel on 21/12/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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