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Lugano to Prato by train

  • First train
    08:20
  • Last train
    21:30
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 50m
  • Distance
    292 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 31m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lugano to Prato by train

Fast trains from Lugano to Prato take around 5 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 292 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lugano and Prato.

1. Are there direct trains from Lugano to Prato?

Journeys between Lugano and Prato usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Lugano to Prato every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 19 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Lugano to Prato?

The Lugano to Prato train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Lugano to Prato train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Prato is usually scheduled to depart Lugano around 09:20 and the last train is around 21:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lugano around 08:20, and the last at 00:22.

When to book Lugano to Prato train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Lugano to Prato by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lugano and Prato?

More than one train company operates on the route from Lugano to Prato, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Prato to Lugano by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.