CSCS does organize tours of its facilities. If you are interested in a tour of CSCS please contact us via email@example.com or the main phone number.
CSCS relocated to the new building on March 1st, 2012. The new center is located in downtown Lugano, in the area of Cornaredo.
If you are arriving either from the South or the North, take the A2 highway and exit at Lugano Nord and follow directions for Lugano via the brandnew Tunnel Vedeggio-Cassarate. Please click on the map » for details on how to reach us. The fastest route is indicated.
Take the train to Lugano main station (FFS station). Catch Bus N° 4 (direction Canobbio) or Bus N° 6 (direction Cornaredo) from Piazzale della Stazione. Your final stop is "Stadio".
The exact timetable is available online at http://www.tplsa.ch/8/0/newlinee-e-orari.html.
If you are in downtown Lugano, you have a few options.
Take Bus N° 3 (direction Cornaredo) and Bus N° 7 (direction Pregassona), your final stop for both is "Stadio", or Bus S (direction P+R Resega) at the central bus station in Corso Pestalozzi, your final stop is "Gerra". .
The exact timetables are available online at http://www.tplsa.ch/8/0/newlinee-e-orari.html. However, the buses are about every 16 minutes depending on the traffic.
Lugano airport is situated just 15 minutes away from the town centre. Flights to Lugano are available from Zurich or Geneva airport with Swiss International Airlines », Darwin Airlines » and Flybaboo ». The easiest way to reach Lugano from the airport is by shuttle bus » which guarantees regular transport between the airport and the city center of Lugano in connection with departures and arrivals between 08:00 and 18:30 (10:00 - 18:30 on Sunday).
Malpensa Airport (Milan, Italy) is 1 hour drive from Lugano. An express shuttle bus is available that directly connects Lugano main station to Malpensa Airport with just one stop at the border. Make sure you book the shuttle in advance. Go to the Malpensa Shuttle » website to view the timetable and make a reservation online.
Zurich Airport » is a 3 hour train ride from Lugano that will take you through central Switzerland and through winding tunnels to cross the Alps. Well worth the trip for rail enthusiasts. Timetable available at here.
Hotels nearby CSCS in Lugano
Hotel Dante ****
Downtown Lugano nearby the funicolare which takes to the Main Station
(Single room approx. CHF 250.00)
Hotel De La Paix ****
Hotel close to Lake Lugano and at a walking distance from the city center
(Single room approx. CHF 165.00 - 235.00)
Continental Park Hotel***
Hotel next to the Main station
(Single room approx. CHF 150.00)
Hotel next to the Main Station
(Single room approx. CHF 150.00 – 180.00)
Hotel Stella **
Small family-run hotel next to Lugano Main Station
(Single room approx. 120.00)
BUS FROM HOTELS AT MAIN STATION AND DOWNTOWN PARADISO TO CSCS
From the Lugano Main station take City bus number 4 in direction Canobbio and leave at bus stop Stadio click here for details(approx.. 30 min.)