If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.
For short distances like between Geneva and Lugano, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Geneva to Lugano?
Trains leave Geneva from Genève and arrive at Lugano.
How long to you need to get to Lugano by train?
The average duration of the journey is 5 hours and 35 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Lugano in 5 hours and 3 minutes. The first train leaves from Geneva at 00:04, while the last one leaves at 17:04.