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There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Colico 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

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Colico

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Largo Mazzoni to Bergamo Central Bus Station Bartolomeo Bono

Train via Roma Termini

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Colico

Drive

  1. Drive from Rome to Colico

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP)
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Colico

Fly to Milan Linate, train

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Milan Linate (LIN)
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Colico

Fly to Genoa, train

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Genoa (GOA)
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Colico

Fly to Turin, train

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Turin (TRN)
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale Station
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Colico

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Colico is to bus which costs €7 - €50 and takes 10h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Colico is to fly and train which costs €35 - €210 and takes 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Colico. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Colico via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 13m.

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The distance between Rome and Colico is 533 km. The road distance is 659.9 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Colico without a car is to train which takes 5h 13m and costs €35 - €100.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from Rome to Colico, including transfers.

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Rome to Colico train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Colico is to train which takes 5h 13m and costs €35 - €100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €7 - €50 and takes 10h 56m.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Rome to Colico train services, operated by Trenord, arrive at Colico station.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Colico.
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  • Distance: 533.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 13m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Colico, Italy?

You can take a train from Rome to Colico via Milano Centrale in around 5h 13m. Alternatively, Itabus operates a bus from Rome Tiburtina Largo Mazzoni to Bergamo Central Bus Station Bartolomeo Bono 4 times a day. Tickets cost €2 - €40 and the journey takes 9h 20m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €120
Flights from Rome to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €170
Flights from Rome to Milan Linate via Alghero
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €170
Flights from Rome to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €210
Flights from Rome to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €270
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €140
Flights from Rome to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €210
Flights from Rome to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €270
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €120
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €190
Train operators
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €90
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€30 - €50
Smart Low Cost
€30 - €45
Smart Flex
€65 - €90
Train from Genova - Stazione Principe to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Colico
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Trenord
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€40 - €55
Base Standard
€70 - €95
Base Premium
€85 - €120
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€29 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€17 - €20
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Bus operators
Itabus
Phone
+39 06 88 93 82 32
Website
itabus.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina Largo Mazzoni to Bergamo Central Bus Station Bartolomeo Bono
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€2 - €40
Website
Itabus

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Colico is 660 km. It takes approximately 6h 24m to drive from Rome to Colico.

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Middle East Airlines, Gulf Air Bahrain, Ethiopian Airlines and Neos offer flights from Rome Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 257+ hotels available in Colico. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs €7 - €35.

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