There are 6 ways to get from Lucerne to Como by bus, train or car

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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Bus FlixBus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Luzern to Como 417 / ...

$11 - $20

5 alternative options

Bus Gruppo Di Maio  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Luzern to Grandate - Stazione

$13 - $19

Train via Lugano  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Lugano 21 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Como S. Giovanni Hotelzug / ...

$62 - $110

Train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Como S. Giovanni 6-Y / ...

$55 - $110

Train #2  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Como S. Giovanni 10-Y / ...

$60 - $112

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Lucerne to Como 129.5 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Como is to bus which costs SFr 12 - SFr 19 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Como is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Lucerne and Como is 150 km. The road distance is 207.3 km.

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The bus from Luzern to Como takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luzern and arriving at Como. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Luzern and arriving at Como S. Giovanni. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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  • Distance: 94 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Como, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Lucerne to Como 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lucerne to Como via Lugano in around 3 h.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Arth-Goldau to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luzern to Como
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Luzern to Grandate - Stazione
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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