Lugano to Geneva by train
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Travelling from Lugano to Geneva by train
Fast trains from Lugano to Geneva take around 5 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 218 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lugano and Geneva.
1. Are there direct trains from Lugano to Geneva?
Journeys between Lugano and Geneva usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Lugano to Geneva every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 22 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lugano to Geneva?
The Lugano to Geneva train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lugano to Geneva train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Geneva is usually scheduled to depart Lugano around 05:43 and the last train is around 21:43.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Lugano to Geneva train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lugano to Geneva are $105.73.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $105 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $120. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Lugano to Geneva 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 Geneva?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lugano to Geneva, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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