Palazzo Congressi Lugano
Piazza Indipendenza 4
6900 Lugano

Travel information

Lugano is easy to reach with several means of public transportation (the railroad, the regional Lugano-Airport) and also by means of private transport (the A2 motorway).
Milan, the capital of northern Italy may be conveniently reached in 45 minutes by motorway or in one hour by train.

By plane

By car

By train

Lugano-Agno Airport

Lugano's airport, located in Lugano-Agno, 6 km from the city centre, guarantees the
possibility of parking and the connection to Lugano by shuttle bus. A small airport that is capable nonetheless of satisfying all traveller requirements as short check-in and boarding operations (20 minutes before departure) and daily connections between Ticino and the main Swiss cities of Zurich and Geneva as well as the Italian capital Rome.

Milano-Malpensa International Airport

Lugano is located at only 60 km from the international airport of Milano-Malpensa.

Lugano is situated on the international Gotthard highway (Zurich-Chiasso-Milan) that directly connects Northern Europe to the Mediterranean region.

Before arriving

Traffic information
Useful information


It is possible to conveniently park your car in the multistorey carpark right in front of the Palazzo Congressi, located under Piazza Castello or in other city carparks all reachable by foot.

Further information

The Swiss SBB Railway Network allows travellers to reach Lugano conveniently by train. In fact, the city is on the important Gotthard railway axis linking up North and South Europe.
From the railway station, the Palazzo Congressi can either be reached by foot (15 minutes) or by means of public transportation: the FFS funicular, followed by a short walk, or by bus number 2.

Further information