Lugano to Basel by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Lugano to Basel by train
Fast trains from Lugano to Basel take around 3 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 200 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lugano and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Lugano to Basel?
Direct trains from Lugano to Basel have been found.
We usually find around 15 direct trains on the route from Lugano to Basel every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 17 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lugano to Basel?
The Lugano to Basel train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lugano to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Lugano around 07:42 and the last train is around 21:43.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Lugano to Basel train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lugano to Basel are $84.03, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $84, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Lugano to Basel train tickets?
Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days in advance.
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Which train companies operate between Lugano and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lugano to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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