There are 5 ways to get from Como to Engelberg by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Luzern 7-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg 8-Y

$78 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Como to Luzern 124 / ...

$27 - $39

3 alternative options

Train via Arth-Goldau  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Arth-Goldau 12-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg 8-Y

$78 - $131

Bus, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Grandate - Stazione to Luzern
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg 8-Y

$27 - $38

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Como to Engelberg 131.7 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Como to Engelberg is to bus and train which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Como to Engelberg is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Como and Engelberg is 124 km. The road distance is 210.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Como to Engelberg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Como to Engelberg. However, there are services departing from Como S. Giovanni and arriving at Engelberg via Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Como to Engelberg.
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  • Distance: 77.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

What companies run services between Como, Italy and Engelberg, Obwalden, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Como to Engelberg via Luzern in around 4 h 1 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Como to Engelberg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Engelberg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Como to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Grandate - Stazione to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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