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

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Bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Como, FS Stazione San Giovanni to Munich, ZOB RegioJet

16€ - 21€

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Train  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Muenchen Ost Ecb

73€ - 210€

Night bus  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the night bus from Lugano to Munich, Munich central bus station N76

36€ - 53€

Train, night train  •  13h 11m

  1. Take the train from Como S.Giovanni to Milano Porta Garibaldi S11
  2. Take the night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 Nj

69€ - 95€

Drive  •  4h 47m

  1. Drive from Como to Munich 459 km

60€ - 95€

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Munich  •  5h 3m

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

77€ - 153€

Train to Zurich, fly to Munich  •  5h 53m

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

143€ - 412€

Train, train to Verona, fly to Munich  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Munich (MUC) VRN - MUC

125€ - 466€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart, train  •  7h 14m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Stuttgart (STR) MXP - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf

61€ - 214€

Train, train to Genoa, fly to Munich  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
  3. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Munich (MUC) GOA - MUC

116€ - 382€

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The cheapest way to get from Como to Munich is to bus which costs 16€ - 21€ and takes 7h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Como to Munich is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 4h 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Como, FS Stazione San Giovanni and arriving at Munich, ZOB. Services depart twice a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Como to Munich. However, there are services departing from Como S. Giovanni and arriving at Muenchen Ost via Milano Centrale and Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 38m.

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The distance between Como and Munich is 321 km. The road distance is 459 km.

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The best way to get from Como to Munich without a car is to bus which takes 7h 50m and costs 16€ - 21€.

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The bus from Como, FS Stazione San Giovanni to Munich, ZOB takes 7h 50m including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Como to Munich bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Como, FS Stazione San Giovanni station.

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

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What companies run services between Como, Italy and Munich, Germany?

RegioJet operates a bus from Como, FS Stazione San Giovanni to Munich, ZOB twice a week. Tickets cost 16€ - 21€ and the journey takes 7h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Como to Munich via Milano Centrale and Verona Porta Nuova in around 8h 38m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 400€
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from Zurich to Munich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Verona to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 470€
Flights from Genoa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 380€
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Flights from Verona to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 280€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
29€ - 240€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 250€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 19€
Base Standard
29€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Italo Treno
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to München Ost
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
95€ - 120€
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Urlaubs-Express
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
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
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Train from Como Lago to Saronno
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Trenord
Nightjet
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 Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
50€ - 70€
1st Class
85€ - 120€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Railjet
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
8€ - 11€
Base 2nd Class
17€ - 21€
Base 1st Class
27€ - 30€
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 Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
17€ - 20€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Como, FS Stazione San Giovanni to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Lugano to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Como to Munich is to bus which takes 7h 50m and costs 16€ - 21€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 70€ - 210€ and takes 8h 38m.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Como to Munich bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Munich, ZOB station.

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Como to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Muenchen Ost station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Como to Munich is 459 km. It takes approximately 4h 47m to drive from Como to Munich.

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easyJet, Air Dolomiti, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Munich Airport.

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