There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Lago di Como by train, ferry, bus, night train, 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, ferry via Strasbourg  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Lugano 21 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Menaggio to Varenna 30 / ...

$203 - $332

Cheapest option

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa, train, ferry  •  7 h 10 min

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

$62 - $214

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Train, ferry  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Como S. Giovanni S11
  3. Take the ferry from Tremezzo to Varenna 30 / ...

$174 - $204

Bus, ferry  •  16 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Milan, Milan N729 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Bellagio to Varenna Sr 114 / ...

$78 - $122

Night train, train, line 35 ferry  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellano Tartavalle Terme
  3. Take the line 35 ferry from Bellano to Varenna 35 / ...

$124 - $171

Drive  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Lago di Como 578.1 miles

$130 - $210

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa, train, ferry  •  7 h 27 min

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

$69 - $196

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Linate, train, line 35 ferry  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Linate (LIN) ORY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellano Tartavalle Terme
  3. Take the line 35 ferry from Bellano to Varenna

$67 - $276

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Linate, train, line 35 ferry  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Linate (LIN) CDG - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellano Tartavalle Terme
  3. Take the line 35 ferry from Bellano to Varenna

$64 - $238

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich, train, ferry  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano
  3. Take the ferry from Menaggio to Varenna

$142 - $415

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train, ferry  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano
  4. Take the ferry from Menaggio to Varenna

$150 - $483

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Lago di Como is to fly and train and ferry which costs 55€ - 170€ and takes 7 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Lago di Como is to fly and train and ferry which costs 50€ - 190€ and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The distance between Paris and Lago di Como is 608 km. The road distance is 924.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Lago di Como without a car is to train and ferry which takes 10 h 30 min and costs 170€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 10 h 30 min to get from Paris to Lago di Como, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Lago di Como is 925 km. It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to drive from Paris to Lago di Como.

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Luxair, Eurowings, Hop! and four other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Lago di Como.
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  • Distance: 380.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 30 min

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

There is no direct connection from Paris to Lago di Como. However, you can take the train to Strasbourg, take the train to Basel SBB, take the train to Lugano, take the walk to Lugano, Stazione Piazza Besso, take the line 3 bus to Lugano, Palazzo Studi, take the walk to Lugano Cassarate, take the bus to Croce Piazza Chiesa, take the walk to Menaggio, then take the ferry to Varenna. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Paris to Lago di Como via Milano Porta Garibaldi, Como S. Giovanni, Como San Giovanni Stazione FS, Tremezzo Piazza Trieste, and Tremezzo in around 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Aigle Azur
Website
aigle-azur.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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 Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $320
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
SNCF
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $150
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
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Bellano Tartavalle Terme
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $22
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Saronno to Como Lago
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
trenord.it
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
thello.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 Paris, Paris to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia
Phone
800 551801
Email
navicomo@navigazionelaghi.it
Website
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Menaggio to Varenna
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Tremezzo to Varenna
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Bellagio to Varenna
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Bellano to Varenna
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
navlaghi.it
Ferry from Como to Varenna
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
navlaghi.it

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