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There are 10 ways to get from Como to Annecy by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Porta Garibaldi S 83153 (361) / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard Tgv

$87 - $113

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Bus  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Turin, Torino N740 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Annecy 1725

$24 - $40

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Train via Torino Porta Susa  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Annecy Tgv

$81 - $117

Train, bus  •  10h 21m

  1. Take the train from Como Borghi to Milano Cadorna R17
  2. Take the bus from Milan - Lampugnano to Chamonix 220
  3. Take the bus from Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Gare de Annecy

$54 - $83

Drive  •  3h 56m

  1. Drive from Como to Annecy 227.7 miles

$55 - $80

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA

$40 - $228

Train to Lugano, fly to Geneva  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Lugano
  2. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Geneva (GVA) LUG - GVA

$77 - $234

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Geneva  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Como Lago to Saronno
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Geneva (GVA) MXP - GVA

$88 - $236

Train to Zurich, fly to Geneva  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA

$130 - $287

Fly Milan Malpensa to Lyon, train  •  7h 38m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Lyon (LYS) MXP - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy

$119 - $275

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The cheapest way to get from Como to Annecy is to bus which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 8h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Como to Annecy is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Como to Annecy. However, there are services departing from Como and arriving at Annecy via Milan, Milan and Turin, Torino. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Como to Annecy. However, there are services departing from Como S. Giovanni and arriving at Annecy via Milano Porta Garibaldi and Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 16m.

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The distance between Como and Annecy is 229 km. The road distance is 364.4 km.

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The best way to get from Como to Annecy without a car is to train which takes 7h 16m and costs 75€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 7h 16m to get from Como to Annecy, including transfers.

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Como to Annecy bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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Como to Annecy train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Como S. Giovanni station.

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The best way to get from Como to Annecy is to train which takes 7h 16m and costs 75€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 8h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Como to Annecy.
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  • Distance: 143.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 16m

What companies run services between Como, Italy and Annecy, France?

You can take a train from Como to Annecy via Milano Porta Garibaldi and Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard in around 7h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Como to Annecy via Milan, Milan and Turin, Torino in around 8h 1m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lugano to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Lugano to Geneva via Zurich, Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Lugano to Geneva via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lugano to Geneva via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lugano to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Lugano to Geneva via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lugano to Geneva via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$5 - $16
First
$8 - $19
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Website
Trenord
Train from Como Borghi to Milano Cadorna
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
Trenord
Train from Como Lago to Saronno
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
Trenord
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Annecy
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $21
1st Class
$28 - $33
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 Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$5 - $16
First
$8 - $19
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Lugano
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Annecy
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $29
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
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.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Lugano
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Torino to Annecy
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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Como to Annecy bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Annecy station.

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Como to Annecy train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Como to Annecy is 364 km. It takes approximately 3h 56m to drive from Como to Annecy.

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