There are 7 ways to get from Como to Menton by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, Thello  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...
  2. Take the Thello from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia Reg / ...

$31 - $90

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Bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Nice Avenue Felix Faure

$35 - $50

Train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Porta Garibaldi S 83153 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo to Menton En

$31 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Como to Menton 214.9 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Lugano, fly  •  7 h 39 min

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

$167 - $365

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  4 h 27 min

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

$117 - $428

Train to Zurich, fly  •  7 h 46 min

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

$150 - $388

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Como to Menton. However, there are services departing from Como and arriving at Menton Gare Routière via Milano Lampugnano and Nice Le Port. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Como to Menton. However, there are services departing from Como S. Giovanni and arriving at Menton via Milano Centrale and Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Como and Menton is 258 km. The road distance is 343.9 km.

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The best way to get from Como to Menton without a car is to train and Thello which takes 5 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Como to Menton, including transfers.

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Como to Menton bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Milano Lampugnano station.

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

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The best way to get from Como to Menton is to train and Thello which takes 5 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Lugano Airport to Nice Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Como to Menton bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, arrive at Nice Avenue Felix Faure station.

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Map of how to get from Como to Menton.
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  • Distance: 161.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

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

You can take a train from Como to Menton via Milano Centrale and Ventimiglia in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, Eurolines IT operates a bus from Como to Menton 3 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
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 Centrale
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Milano Rogoredo to Menton
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
trenord.it
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
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Lugano
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thello.com
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
30 min
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
2 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators

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Como to Menton train services, operated by Thello, arrive at Ventimiglia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Como to Menton is 344 km. It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to drive from Como to Menton.

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Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Lugano Airport to Nice Airport.

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