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It is locatedin the city centre, adjacent to the Civic Park and the lake.
Lugano is easy to reach by train, car or by air.
Several Airlines offer daily flights to Lugano from main Swiss airports.
Milano-Malpensa Airport Milano-Malpensa International Airport is situated about 60 Km from Lugano. There are Shuttle Bus Services.
The Swiss railroad network, is extremely widespread and permits one to reach every inhabited centre of the country.
Trains leave from Milan every hours at 25 minutes past the hour (line Milan-Como-Stuttgart / Milan-Como-Frankfurt / Milan-Como-Dortmund).
A well-knit and structured public transportation network guarantees perfect connections to Lugano’s urban centre.
The highway which crosses the region of Lugano connects northern Europe to the Mediterranean.
A road tax stamp must be purchased at the Customs house and stuck on the windscreen in order to be allowed to drive on Swiss highways. The cost of the stamp is CHF 40.-- and is valid from January to December.
Coming from Zurich take the A2 motorway in the direction of San Gottardo-Chiasso-Italy. Advised exit: Lugano Nord.Please remember that to drive on Swiss motorways it is necessary to be equipped with the motorway sticker that is to be applied onto the car windshield (the cost: 40.- SFR – valid from Jan.-Dec.) it may be purchased at Customs.
Coming from Milan, take the Laghi A9 motorway in the direction of Como-San Gottardo or the A8 motorway in the direction of Varese-Stabio (Gaggiolo). Advised exit: Lugano Sud.
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