Amsterdam to Lugano by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:46
  • Last train
    00:57
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    10hr 12m

Travelling from Amsterdam to Lugano by train

Fast trains from Amsterdam to Lugano take around 10 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 768 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Amsterdam and Lugano.

Are there direct trains from Amsterdam to Lugano?

Journeys between Amsterdam and Lugano usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Amsterdam to Lugano every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 13 departures.

How long is the train journey from Amsterdam to Lugano?

The Amsterdam to Lugano train travel time is normally about 10 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Amsterdam to Lugano train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lugano is usually scheduled to depart Amsterdam around 05:02 and the last train is around 00:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Amsterdam around 04:46, and the last at 00:57.

When to book Amsterdam to Lugano train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Amsterdam to Lugano by train.

Which train companies operate between Amsterdam and Lugano?

More than one train company operates on the route from Amsterdam to Lugano, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocity-Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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