The funicular that goes into the station leads you, in two minutes, directly into the historic center of the city.
Grand Café Al Porto Restaurant is located in Via Pessina 3, a short walk from the funicular station and Piazza della Riforma.
Arriving by car
From the north: motorway exit Lugano Nord.
Follow the signpost for the city center.
Turn right right after the railway tunnel, heading SBB / SBB station.
Go past the station and after 400 m turn left onto G. Motta where the car park is located.
Few steps and reaches the Grand Café Al Porto.
From the south: highway exit Lugano Sud.
Follow the signpost for the lake, keeping the left lane. At the traffic light turn left, directionSBB / SBB railway station.
Continue for about 1 km then turn right onto Via. G. Motta where the car seat is.
Grand Café Al Porto is within walking distance.