There are 5 ways to get from Chiasso to Como by train, bus, car, rideshare or foot

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Train  •  5 min

  1. Take the train from Chiasso to Como S. Giovanni S 83153 / ...

$12

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Rideshare  •  25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chiasso to Como 4.4 miles

$2

3 alternative options

Line 11 bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Como Via Papini to Como S. Rocchetto 11

$1 - $2

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Chiasso to Como 3.9 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Walk from Chiasso to Como 3.6 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Como Via Papini and arriving at Como S. Rocchetto. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chiasso and arriving at Como S. Giovanni. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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The distance between Chiasso and Como is 5 km. The road distance is 6.2 km.

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The best way to get from Chiasso to Como without a car is to train which takes 5 min and costs .

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The train from Chiasso to Como S. Giovanni takes 5 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Chiasso to Como bus services, operated by ASF Autolinee srl, depart from Como Via Papini station.

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

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The best way to get from Chiasso to Como is to train which takes 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 11 bus, which costs and takes 14 min.

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Chiasso to Como bus services, operated by ASF Autolinee srl, arrive at Como S. Rocchetto station.

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Chiasso to Como train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Como S. Giovanni station.

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Map of how to get from Chiasso to Como.
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  • Distance: 3.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 min

What companies run services between Chiasso, Switzerland and Como, Italy?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Chiasso to Como every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 5 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, ASF Autolinee srl operates a bus from Chiasso to Como hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 14 min.

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chiasso to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Standard
$12
First
$12 - $14
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.

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Chiasso to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$12
First
$12 - $14
Bus operators
ASF Autolinee srl
Phone
031 247 249
Website
asfautolinee.it
Bus from Como Via Papini to Como S. Rocchetto
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
asfautolinee.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Chiasso to Como
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiasso to Como is 6 km. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Chiasso to Como.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Chiasso and Como. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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