Cheap train tickets from Geneva to Lugano

Showing times and prices for 28 Jan

Cheapest

£88

Average

£100

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.

The average ticket from Geneva to Lugano will cost around £ 100 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 88.

Cheapest
11:15Geneva4h43 15:58Lugano, Stazione
1 changes
£881One-way
13:15Geneva4h43 17:58Lugano, Stazione
1 changes
£901One-way
13:15Geneva4h59 18:14Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico
3 changes
£921One-way
10:15Geneva4h43 14:58Lugano, Stazione
1 changes
£941One-way
10:15Geneva5h15 15:30Lugano, Stazione
1 changes
£941One-way

Train schedule Geneva to Lugano

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 28 Jan
08:15Geneva4h43 12:58Lugano, Stazione
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09:15Geneva4h43 13:58Lugano, Stazione
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10:15Geneva4h43 14:58Lugano, Stazione
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10:15Geneva5h15 15:30Lugano, Stazione
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11:15Geneva4h43 15:58Lugano, Stazione
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12:15Geneva4h57 17:12Lugano, Centro
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12:15Geneva4h59 17:14Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico
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12:15Geneva4h43 16:58Lugano, Stazione
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13:15Geneva4h57 18:12Lugano, Centro
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13:15Geneva4h59 18:14Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico
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13:15Geneva4h43 17:58Lugano, Stazione
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14:15Geneva4h59 19:14Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico
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14:15Geneva4h55 19:10Lugano, Centro
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14:15Geneva4h43 18:58Lugano, Stazione
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15:15Geneva4h43 19:58Lugano, Stazione
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16:15Geneva4h43 20:58Lugano, Stazione
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Fri
28 Jan
£88SBB
£175ITA
Sat
29 Jan
£94SBB
£175ITA
Mon
31 Jan
£46SBB
£129Air Dolomiti
Wed
2 Feb
£46SBB
£129Air Dolomiti
Thu
3 Feb
£64SBB
£175Air Dolomiti
Fri
4 Feb
£46SBB
£129Air Dolomiti
Sat
5 Feb
£46SBB
£121Air Dolomiti
Mon
7 Feb
£46SBB
£115Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
8 Feb
£46SBB
£100Eurowings

Fastest train times from Geneva to Lugano

Showing times and prices for 28 Jan

Fastest Journey

4 h 43 m

Average

4 h 50 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

217 km

It's difficult to get from Geneva to Lugano without changing at least once.

Fastest
09:15Geneva4h43 13:58Lugano, Stazione
1 changes
£1061One-way
Fastest
10:15Geneva4h43 14:58Lugano, Stazione
1 changes
£941One-way
Fastest
16:15Geneva4h43 20:58Lugano, Stazione
1 changes
£941One-way
Fastest
08:15Geneva4h43 12:58Lugano, Stazione
1 changes
£1061One-way
Fastest
11:15Geneva4h43 15:58Lugano, Stazione
1 changes
£881One-way

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Overview: Train from Geneva to Lugano

distanceDistance135 miles (217 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price£72 (€83)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Geneva to Lugano cover the 135 miles (217 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 43 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £46, but the average price of train tickets is £72. Travellers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

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FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets from Geneva to Lugano cost?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Geneva to Lugano for the next 7 days starting from £46  one way.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Geneva to Lugano on average?

If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Geneva to Lugano train prices are on average £72  one way.

How many miles is it from Geneva to Lugano by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Lugano from Geneva via train to be approximately 135 miles (217 km).

What is the average Geneva to Lugano train duration?

While the time it takes to travel 135 miles (217 km) between Geneva and Lugano can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Geneva to Lugano is on average 4 h 43 min.

What station does the Geneva to Lugano train leave from? Which Lugano train station do I come into from Geneva?

There are a few train stations in Geneva to start your trip from including Genève and Geneva. In Lugano you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lugano, Stazione, Lugano and Lugano FLP.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Genève   and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

Where is the departure train station in Geneva located? Where is the arrival train station in Lugano located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Genève and travel around 0.6 miles (950 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Lugano, Stazione and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (328 m) from the train station to the city centre in Lugano.

How many train services per day are there between Geneva and Lugano?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Geneva to Lugano. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What are the first and last departure train times from Geneva to Lugano?

The first Geneva to Lugano train departs at 07: 15   and the last train from Geneva to Lugano leaves at 11: 15. Check out the most up-to-date Geneva to Lugano train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I purchase train tickets between Geneva and Lugano 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 Lugano from Geneva within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £72 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Geneva to Lugano a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Geneva
Lugano
Genève is the most popular Geneva railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Geneva for your journey to Lugano.