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There are 13 ways to get from London to Stresa by train, bus, night train, car, car train, car ferry 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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Train  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Stresa Ec

$224 - $438

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Fly London Stansted to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) STN - MXP
  2. Take the train from Busto Arsizio to Stresa

$51 - $186

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Train via Strasbourg  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Brig 6 / ...
  5. Take the train from Brig to Stresa Ec

$269 - $551

Bus, night train  •  23 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lausanne
  3. Take the night train from Lausanne to Stresa Ec

$97 - $143

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  6. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Stresa

$437 - $560

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Stresa

$191 - $290

Fly London City to Milan Linate, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Milan Linate (LIN) LCY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Stresa

$82 - $356

Fly London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LHR - MXP
  2. Take the train from Busto Arsizio to Stresa

$85 - $268

Fly London Heathrow to Milan Linate, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Milan Linate (LIN) LHR - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Stresa

$95 - $308

Fly London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LGW - MXP
  2. Take the train from Busto Arsizio to Stresa

$54 - $216

Train to London Luton, fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LTN - MXP
  3. Take the train from Busto Arsizio to Stresa

$52 - $181

Fly London City to Geneva, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Geneva (GVA) LCY - GVA
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Stresa

$144 - $373

Fly London City to Zurich, train  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Zurich (ZRH) LCY - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig
  3. Take the train from Brig to Stresa

$167 - $490

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Stresa is to fly and train which costs £35 - £150 and takes 7 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Stresa is to fly and train which costs £70 - £240 and takes 6 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Stresa. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Stresa via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

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The distance between London and Stresa is 557 miles.

The best way to get from London to Stresa without a car is to train which takes 10 h 26 min and costs £170 - £340.

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It takes approximately 10 h 26 min to get from London to Stresa, including transfers.

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London to Stresa train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Stresa is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 11:28 AM in London and 12:28 PM in Stresa.

London to Stresa train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Stresa station.

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Map of how to get from London to Stresa.
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  • Distance: 556.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 26 min

What companies run services between London, England and Stresa, Italy?

You can take a train from London to Stresa via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Lausanne in around 10 h 26 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Stansted to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Milan Malpensa via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from London City to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from London City to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from London City to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London City to Geneva via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from London City to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from London City to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $250
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Train operators
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
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 Lausanne to Stresa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Stresa
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Stresa
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Lausanne to Stresa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Brig to Stresa
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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 Geneve to Stresa
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Busto Arsizio to Stresa
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 London to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

KLM, British Airways, Lufthansa and Alitalia offer flights from London City Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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There are 2225+ hotels available in Stresa. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £4.

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