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Trains The FFS, the Swiss railroad network, is extremely widespread and permits one to reach every inhabited centre of the country.

Trains

The FFS, the Swiss railroad network, is extremely widespread and permits one to reach every inhabited centre of the country.

Connection to the City Centre

The city centre is easy to reach on foot (10 min.) or with convenient public means of transportation

The Lugano- FFS Station Cable railway

Continuous runs: from 05:20 a.m. to 11:50 p.m.

The Funicular will be completely restructured and will be closed from July 1st 2014 to December 2016.

During the period in which the funicular will be closed, the connection between the upper part of the city and the city centre will be guaranteed by a shuttle bus service.

Taxi

Phone +41 (0)91 922 88 33

Links

TILO
Treni Regionali Ticino Lombardia

FFS Trains Online/ Station of Lugano
All the trains and updated departure times from the Lugano Station

FFS Travel Online
All timetables and the possibility of booking your ticket online

Teletext
Information on railroad traffic

Contacts



FFS Rail Service

Phone 0900 300 300
Purchasing tickets or Obtaining Information by Phone (1.19/Min. SFR).
By dialling this number it’s easy to order tickets in a fast and convenient way, to book seats or ask information.

Tourist Information Office at SBB-Station

Phone +41 (0)91 923 51 20
Fax +41 (0)91 923 53 52

05.04.2014 - 31.07.2014
Monday-Friday: 2.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m.
Saturday: 11.00 a.m. - 7.00 p.m.

from 01.08.2014
Monday-Friday: 1.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.
Saturday: 10.00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Distance from the main Swiss cities and some European cities:

Milan 1 h
Zurich 2 h 40 min.
Basel 3 h 50 min.
Bern 4 h15 min.
Rome 5 h 40 min.
Geneva 6 h 20 min.
Munich 8 h
Paris 10 h
Berlin 12 h