Hotel & Travel

Congress Venue

Palazzo dei Congressi
Piazza Indipendenza 4
6900 Lugano


For hotel reservations click here.

Hotel de la Paix
Via Cattori 18
6900 Lugano
Tel: +41 91 960 60 60

Hotel Admiral
Via Geretta 15
6900 Lugano
Tel: +41 91 986 38 38


Getting to the Congress Venue

By Train

  • 1 km from Lugano train station
  • Take Bus Nr. 2 in direction Castagnola or bus Nr. 3 in direction Canobbio (10 min)
  • Located at a walking distance from the city center and close to the Lake Lugano
  • Map of Lugano

By Car

  • From Switzerland: from the A2 highway, exit "Lugano Nord"
  • From Italy: Como - Brogeda or Varese - Gaggiolo routes, towards Lugano - Bellinzona - Gottardo, exit "Lugano Sud" and follow signs for Palazzo dei Congressi
  • Located at a walking distance from the city center and close to the Lake Lugano
  • Map of Lugano

From the Airport

  • Lugano-Agno Airport
    • Offers daily flights to Geneva and Zurich with flights operated by SWISS and Ethiad Regional, and it's only 20 minutes from the congress venue
    • SWISS Airline
    • Ethiad Regional
  • Airport Milano Malpensa
    • Milano Malpensa (MXP) 70 km - about one hour by car
    • Trains running every 15 min, check (duration, about 1:45 hrs)
    • Taxi docks are located at the arrivals, ground floor, output port 6 of Terminal 1 and door 4 of Terminal 2
    • Served daily by a shuttle bus to Lugano. Detailed information on timetable and ticket prices may be found on the web site of the promoting company:
  • Airport Milano Linate
    • Milano Linate (MIL) 103 km - about 90 minutes by car
  • Airport Zurich
    • Zurich (ZRH) 219 km - about 2 ½ hours by car
    • Trains running every hour, check
  • Airport Geneva
    • Geneve 375 km (GVA) - 4½ hours by car

Travel & Transportation in Lugano

  • Within Lugano, almost everything is in walking distance, otherwise there are buses running frequently. The station at the congress Venue is called: Lugano, Palazzo Congressi
  • The easiest and most comfortable way to travel within Switzerland is by train. For the schedule, check You can choose between 1st and 2nd class. In the 1st class you will easily find a space during rush hours. No seat reservation needed

Travel Restriction Information

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About Lugano

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