There are 5 ways to get from Nice to Como by train, 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.

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Train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Como S. Giovanni Regional-Express / ...

$34 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Genoa to Milan Ouibus / ...

$21 - $36

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Como 229.9 miles

$55 - $80

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) NCE - MXP
  2. Take the train from Saronno to Como Lago

$93 - $275

Fly to Zurich, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH) NCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano

$132 - $380

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Como is to bus which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Como is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 240€ and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Nice and Como is 275 km. The road distance is 367.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Nice to Como, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Como. However, there are services departing from Grimaldi and arriving at Como via Nice - Airport, Genoa and Milan Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Como. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Como S. Giovanni via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Nice, France and Como, Italy?

You can take a train from Nice to Como via Milano Centrale in around 5 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nice to Como via Aéroport / Promenade, Nice - Airport, Genoa, Milan, and Milan Lampugnano in around 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Nice to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $340
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$5 - $16
First
$8 - $20
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Schedules at
trenord.it
Standard
$5 - $16
First
$8 - $20
Train from Saronno to Como Lago
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
trenord.it
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Genoa to Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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