There are 6 ways to get from Como to Stresa by train, ferry, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 33 min

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

$26 - $59

Cheapest option

Train via Rho-Fiera Milano  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Rho-Fiera Milano S 83153
  2. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Stresa Eurocity / ...

$9 - $39

4 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Como S.Giovanni to Varese S40
  2. Take the train from Varese Fn to Laveno Mombello Fn R22
  3. Take the ferry from Laveno to Verbania,Intra
  4. Take the ferry from Verbania,Intra to Stresa 59 / ...

$20 - $35

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Como to Stresa 53.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Como to Stresa 53.9 miles

$13 - $19

Uber  •  1 h

  1. Take an Uber from Como to Stresa 53.9 miles

$272

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Como to Stresa. However, there are services departing from Como S. Giovanni and arriving at Stresa via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Como and Stresa is 43 km. The road distance is 86.2 km.

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The best way to get from Como to Stresa without a car is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Como to Stresa, including transfers.

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

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Como to Stresa train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Stresa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Como to Stresa is 86 km. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Como to Stresa.

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Map of how to get from Como to Stresa.
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  • Distance: 26.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

What companies run services between Como, Italy and Stresa, Italy?

You can take a train from Como to Stresa via Milano Centrale in around 2 h 33 min.

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 Como S. Giovanni to Rho-Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $11
Train from Rho Fiera Milano to Stresa
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
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
$18 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Stresa
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Stresa
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Varese
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Varese Fn to Laveno Mombello Fn
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
trenord.it
Ferry operators
Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia
Other operators
Uber Milan
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Como to Stresa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$272
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uber.com
Black
$272
Lux
$392
Van
$392
Taxi from Como to Stresa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Taxi Michel
Phone
+41 91 967 24 24
Grand Taxi Lugano
Phone
+41 79 102 69 30

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