There are 4 ways to get from Stresa to Varenna by train, ferry, bus, car, car ferry or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Varenna Esino Re_8

$29 - $52

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Stresa to Cadenabbia
  2. Take the car ferry from Cadenabbia to Varenna 30 / ...

$24 - $35

2 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Stresa to Verbania,Intra 404 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Verbania,Intra to Laveno
  3. Take the bus from Varese - Stazione FNM to Como - Stazione FNM C77
  4. Take the ferry from Tremezzo to Varenna 30 / ...

$26 - $42

Uber  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stresa to Varenna 84.1 miles

$421

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stresa to Varenna is to drive and car ferry which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stresa to Varenna is to Uber which takes 1 h 48 min and costs 363€.

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The distance between Stresa and Varenna is 59 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Stresa to Varenna, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Stresa to Varenna. However, there are services departing from Stresa and arriving at Varenna Esino via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Stresa, Italy and Varenna, Italy?

You can take a train from Stresa to Varenna via Milano Centrale in around 2 h 59 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Stresa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FNM Autoservizi
Phone
02/961921
Email
info.fnma@ferrovienord.it
Website
fnmautoservizi.it
Bus from Varese - Stazione FNM to Como - Stazione FNM
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fnmautoservizi.it
Ferry operators
Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia
Phone
800 551801
Email
navicomo@navigazionelaghi.it
Website
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Stresa to Verbania,Intra
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Verbania,Intra to Laveno
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Tremezzo to Varenna
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Car ferry from Cadenabbia to Varenna
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Other operators
Uber Mailand
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stresa to Varenna
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$421
Signup at
uber.com
Nearest UberBLACK
$421
UberLUX
$609
UberVAN
$609

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