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

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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Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$17 - $23

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Geneve Eurocity / ...

$36 - $126

Bus, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Grandate - Stazione to Fribourg
  2. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Genève 1 / ...

$64 - $118

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Como to Geneva 216.2 miles

$50 - $75

Train, fly  •  3 h 19 min

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

$38 - $214

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The cheapest way to get from Como to Geneva is to bus which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Como to Geneva is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 190€ and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Como and Geneva is 231 km. The road distance is 345.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Como to Geneva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Como to Geneva station. However, there are services departing from Como and arriving at Geneva - Bus station via Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Como to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Como S. Giovanni and arriving at Geneve via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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

Ouibus operates a bus from Como to Geneva every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Como to Geneva via Milano Centrale in around 5 h 33 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$5 - $16
First
$8 - $20
Train from Milano Centrale to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $110
First
$80 - $170
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Grandate - Stazione to Fribourg
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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