Where we are

Piazza Cioccaro 5, 6900 Lugano, Switzerland +41 91 910 57 00

How to reach us

If you arrive from the North, follow the A2 motorway. We would like to remind you that in Switzerland it is compulsory to have a valid motorway sticker for the current year. to be purchased by the end of January. You may purchase this sticker at any border station, petrol station and post office for CHF 40.-

Even if our hotel is placed in the very quite pedestrian area, our clients are allowed to reach the hotel by car until the comfortable garage placed inside the hotel.

Depending on the arrival time, the access can be limited by an automatic pole: it is sufficient, though, to press the button number 3 on the specific small column and we will open immediately.

You just need to walk 20 meters until our garage (a black door on the left) and we will welcome you.

Please don't forget to pre-order your personal garage space...

GPS coordinates

If you are equipped with a satellite navigator to reach the Hotel, make sure to insert as for destination "Via Motta" instead of Piazza Cioccaro, which is a pedestrian area. Or you may insert the following coordinates: longitude = "8.94994" and latitude = "46.00456".

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The Lugano Dante Hotel is really easy to reach by train: convenient, frequent funicular service* from the train station brings you directly to the heart of the city in only 1 minute to Piazza Cioccaro where the hotel is located, ready for an unforgettable stay with us!

PLEASE NOTE: * The closure of the Funicular Service from/to Lugano Railway Station is extended to December 2016.

In the course of the construction works for the enhancement and refurbishment of the Lugano Railway Station, the Funicular will be completely renovated starting on August 4th 2014 until December 2016.

As replacemente service, a shuttle bus service " Funibus" will connect the Railway Station to the City Centre (Hotel Lugano Dante) during the closure period of the funicular.

To discover the path's details and alternatives on how to reach us, please read the document carefully at the following link:

Funicular Service Closure => Download .PDF

The Hotel Lugano Dante hotel is located only 7 km from Lugano-Airport.

Shuttle Bus

Reserved for guests of the Hotel, there is an exclusive, free Shuttle Bus service, provided bythe city, allowing guests to reach us.

Departing from Agno Aiport – Lugano and arriving at the city centre ("Hotel Lugano Dante" stop), service is guaranteed between 9.50 and 18.40 , 7 days a week.

In addition, the return journey, from Lugano - city Centre to Agno, is available at the special fare of CHF 8.– (instead of 10 CHF); whilst for all those booking a Suite, transport is provided free of charge by the Hotel.

Taxi service

If you prefer a taxi, the cost is approximately CHF 25/30.

Are you landing at Milano Malpensa Airport? => Download .PDF

Points of interest

  • FFS Railway Central Station

    FFS Railway Central Station

  • TPL - Lugano Central Bus Station

    TPL - Lugano Central Bus Station

  • LAC - Lugano Arte e Cultura

    LAC - Lugano Arte e Cultura

  • USI - Università della Svizzera Italiana

    USI - Università della Svizzera Italiana

  • Lugano Congress Center

    Lugano Congress Center

  • Museo Cantonale D

    Museo Cantonale D'Arte

  • Museo D

    Museo D'arte Moderna