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There are 3 ways to get from Riva San Vitale to Como by train, bus or car

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Line 10 train  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 10 train from Capolago-Riva S. Vitale to Como S. Giovanni 10 / ...

$12 - $22

2 alternative options

Line 531 bus, train  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 531 bus from Riva S. Vitale, Battistero to Mendrisio, Stazione 531
  2. Take the train from Mendrisio to Como S. Giovanni 40 / ...

$13 - $23

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Riva San Vitale to Como 11.6 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Riva San Vitale to Como is to drive which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riva San Vitale to Como is to drive which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Capolago-Riva S. Vitale and arriving at Como S. Giovanni. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Riva San Vitale and Como is 14 km. The road distance is 18.6 km.

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The best way to get from Riva San Vitale to Como without a car is to line 10 train which takes 30 min and costs SFr 12 - SFr 22.

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The line 10 train from Capolago-Riva S. Vitale to Como S. Giovanni takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Riva San Vitale to Como train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Capolago-Riva S. Vitale station.

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Riva San Vitale to Como train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Como S. Giovanni station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riva San Vitale to Como is 19 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Riva San Vitale to Como.

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There are 2469+ hotels available in Como. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Riva San Vitale to Como.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Riva San Vitale, Switzerland and Como, Italy?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Riva San Vitale to Como hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
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 Capolago-Riva S. Vitale to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Mendrisio to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Riva S. Vitale, Battistero to Mendrisio, Stazione
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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