There are 7 ways to get from Lyon to Lago di Como by train, ferry, bus, car 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.

Recommended option

Train TGV, ferry  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellano Tartavalle Terme
  4. Take the ferry from Bellano to Varenna

$101 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Torino - Porta Susa
  2. Take the bus from Torino - Porta Susa to Milan 001
  3. Take the ferry from Menaggio to Varenna

$45 - $85

5 alternative options

Train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), ferry  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Geneve 6-Y
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Rho-Fiera Milano Ec
  3. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Como S. Giovanni
  4. Take the ferry from Tremezzo to Varenna

$131 - $223

Drive  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Lago di Como 319.3 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Lyon to Milan Malpensa, train, ferry  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LYS - MXP
  2. Take the train from Saronno to Como Lago
  3. Take the ferry from Como to Varenna

$107 - $255

Train to Geneva, fly to Milan Malpensa, ferry  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) GVA - MXP
  3. Take the ferry from Como to Varenna

$144 - $306

Fly Lyon to Zurich, train, bus, ferry  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Zurich (ZRH) LYS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano
  3. Take the bus from Lugano Cassarate to Croce Piazza Chiesa
  4. Take the ferry from Menaggio to Varenna

$143 - $361

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

There is no direct connection from Lyon to Lago di Como. However, you can take the train to Torino Porta Susa, take the train to Milano Centrale, take the train to Bellano Tartavalle Terme, take the walk to Bellano, then take the ferry to Varenna. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lyon to Lago di Como via Torino - Porta Susa, Milan, Milano Lampugnano, Como Piazza Matteotti Autostazione, Como Stazione Autolinee, Menaggio Piazza Roma, and Menaggio in around 11 h 14 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Geneva to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Bellano Tartavalle Terme
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $24
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Saronno to Como Lago
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
trenord.it
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Rho-Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Rho Fiera Expo Milano 2015
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Torino - Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Torino - Porta Susa to Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
ASF Autolinee srl
Phone
031 247 249
Website
asfautolinee.it
Bus from Lugano Cassarate to Croce Piazza Chiesa
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
asfautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia
Phone
800 551801
Email
navicomo@navigazionelaghi.it
Website
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Bellano to Varenna
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Menaggio to Varenna
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Tremezzo to Varenna
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Como to Varenna
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
navlaghi.it

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lyon to Lago di Como?

The distance between Lyon and Lago di Como is 343 km. The road distance is 511 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Lago di Como?

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Lago di Como is to bus and ferry which costs 35€ - 70€ and takes 11 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lyon to Lago di Como?

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Lago di Como is to drive which takes 5 h 29 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

How long does it take to get from Lyon to Lago di Como?

It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Lyon to Lago di Como, including transfers.