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Duration 2h 59m
Distance 241.9 km
Average price SFr 120
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Como and Zürich takes 2h 59m and the fastest train takes 2h 57m. The train service runs several times per day from Como to Zürich. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Como S. Giovanni
  2. Zürich
3h
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SFr 65 - SFr 130

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Want to know about travelling from Como to Zürich? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Como S. Giovanni and arriving at Zürich HB. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Como and Zürich is 178 km. The road distance is 241.9 km.

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Como to Zürich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Como S. Giovanni station.

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Como to Zürich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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What companies run services between Como and Zürich?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Como S. Giovanni to Zürich HB every 3 hours. Tickets cost SFr 65 - SFr 130 and the journey takes 3h. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route every 4 hours.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 130

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 130

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 130
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 50 - SFr 75
1st Class
SFr 95 - SFr 130

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