The distance between Cologne to Lugano is 353.05 miles or 568.03 km. A train trip from Cologne to Lugano typically takes 8 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to Lugano faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Deutsche Bahn. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 7 hours and 3 minutes to get from Cologne to Lugano.
Going from Cologne to Lugano by train takes over 8 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Thursday trains from Cologne to Lugano are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 36 schedules to compare for your trip to Lugano. On the route to Lugano 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Cologne to Lugano, usually offering 36 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Cologne to Lugano, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Cologne to Lugano, which start at £30.85.
Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Cologne to Lugano start from £45.45, and on average cost £102.38. Daily there are 36 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Lugano. Deutsche Bahn in Cologne leaves from Central Station and one other station. And in Lugano trains arrive at Train Station,
From Cologne to Lugano train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 8 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Lugano faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 3 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 34 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £109.75 for a one-way train ticket to Lugano.
DB Intercity train tickets from Cologne to Lugano start from £45.45, and on average cost £45.45. Daily there are 1 DB Intercity schedules to Lugano. DB Intercity in Cologne leaves from Central Station, And in Lugano trains arrive at Train Station,
From Cologne to Lugano train travel on DB Intercity takes 10 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Lugano faster, DB Intercity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 3 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Lugano on a weekend there is typically one DB Intercity scheduled trip per day, which will cost £45.45 for a one-way weekend reservation from Cologne.