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There are 5 ways to get from Gordes to Lago di Como by train, ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, Lake Shuttle  •  15h 22m

  1. Take the train from Cavaillon to Marseille St Charles Ter
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Como S. Giovanni Ec
  4. Take the Lake Shuttle from Tremezzo to Varenna 20 / ...

67€ - 118€

4 alternative options

Bus, train, ferry  •  16h 36m

  1. Take the bus from CAVAILLON - Pôle d'échange Multim - CAVAILLON to Aeroport Marseille Provence - Gr - Marignane Aerop
  2. Take the bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Milan
  3. Take the train from Milano Cadorna to Como Lago R17
  4. Take the ferry from Como to Varenna 10 / ...

Bus, car ferry  •  16h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Avignon to Milano Barcelona - Bologna
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellagio to Varenna

Drive  •  6h 47m

  1. Drive from Gordes to Lago di Como 640.7 km

80€ - 120€

Bus, fly, train, Lake shuttle  •  12h 4m

  1. Take the bus from CAVAILLON - Pôle d'échange Multim - CAVAILLON to Aeroport Marseille Provence - Gr - Marignane Aerop
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Zurich (ZRH) MRS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
  4. Take the Lake shuttle from Menaggio to Varenna

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Yes, entry into Italy is currently allowed from France.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Lago di Como is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lago di Como is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lago di Como is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 1500.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gordes to Lago di Como is to train and Lake Shuttle which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 15h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Gordes to Lago di Como is to drive which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 6h 47m.

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The distance between Gordes and Lago di Como is 395 km. The road distance is 640.7 km.

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The best way to get from Gordes to Lago di Como without a car is to train and Lake Shuttle which takes 15h 22m and costs 65€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 15h 22m to get from Gordes to Lago di Como, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gordes to Lago di Como is 641 km. It takes approximately 6h 47m to drive from Gordes to Lago di Como.

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Swiss and Air France offer flights from Marseille Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 1199+ hotels available in Lago di Como. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Gordes to Lago di Como.
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  • Distance: 395.4 km
  • Duration: 15h 22m

What companies run services between Gordes, France and Lago di Como, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Gordes to Lago di Como. However, you can take the line 17 bus to Cavaillon PEM Gare Routiere, take the walk to Cavaillon, take the train to Marseille St Charles, take the train to Milano Centrale, take the train to Como S. Giovanni, take the walk to Como San Giovanni Stazione FS, take the bus to Tremezzo Piazza Trieste, take the walk to Tremezzo, then take the Lake Shuttle to Varenna. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Gordes to Lago di Como via CAVAILLON - Pôle d'échange Multim - CAVAILLON, Aeroport Marseille Provence - Gr - Marignane Aerop, Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport, Milan, Lampugnano, Cadorna Fn M1, Milano Cadorna, Como Lago, and Como in around 16h 36m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Marseille to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 270€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Cavaillon to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 29€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Rail 1st Class
19€ - 29€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Thello
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 Milano Centrale to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Milano Centrale to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
18€ - 25€
1st Class
40€ - 55€
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 Milano Cadorna to Como Lago
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 5€
Website
Trenord
Bus operators
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from CAVAILLON - Pôle d'échange Multim - CAVAILLON to Aeroport Marseille Provence - Gr - Marignane Aerop
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Zou! LER
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Milan
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
Blablabus
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Avignon to Milano
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Ferry operators
Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia
Phone
800 551801
Email
navicomo@navigazionelaghi.it
Website
navigazionelaghi.it
Ferry from Tremezzo to Varenna
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia
Ferry from Como to Varenna
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia
Car ferry from Bellagio to Varenna
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia
Ferry from Menaggio to Varenna
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia

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