There are 4 ways to get from Cernobbio to Vals by train, car or bus

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

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Train, drive  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Bellinzona 10-Y / ...
  2. Drive from Biasca to Vals

SFr 45 - SFr 82

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Como to Lugano 1524 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lugano to Splügen 076

SFr 21 - SFr 40

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Bellinzona 10-Y / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Nufenen, Dorf 171

SFr 42 - SFr 76

Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from Cernobbio to Vals 200.3 km

SFr 29 - SFr 45

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The cheapest way to get from Cernobbio to Vals is to bus which costs 19€ - 40€ and takes 5h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Cernobbio to Vals is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2h 46m.

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The distance between Cernobbio and Vals is 87 km. The road distance is 200.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4h 15m to get from Cernobbio to Vals, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cernobbio to Vals is 200 km. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Cernobbio to Vals.

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There are 340+ hotels available in Vals. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Cernobbio to Vals.
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  • Distance: 86.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 15m

What companies run services between Cernobbio, Italy and Vals, Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Cernobbio to Vals via Como - San Rocchetto, Como, Lugano, and Splügen in around 5h 43m.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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 Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Como S.Giovanni to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 65
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 22 - SFr 30
1st Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Como to Lugano
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lugano to Splügen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Como, FS Stazione San Giovanni to Lugano, Via Giacomo E Filippo Ciani
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 1 - SFr 2
Website
RegioJet

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