There are 6 ways to get from University of Freiburg 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  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Como S. Giovanni Ece / ...

$55 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel, Basel central station N11 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Grandate - Stazione

$20 - $30

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Zurich N11 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Como S. Giovanni 10-Y / ...

$79 - $144

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from University of Freiburg to Como 231.9 miles

$55 - $85

Train, fly to Lugano  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG

$143 - $377

Train, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP

$134 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from University of Freiburg to Como is to bus which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from University of Freiburg to Como is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of Freiburg to Como. However, there are services departing from Freiburg and arriving at Grandate - Stazione via Basel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Como S. Giovanni. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between University of Freiburg and Como is 261 km. The road distance is 371 km.

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The best way to get from University of Freiburg to Como without a car is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs 45€ - 150€.

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The train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Como S. Giovanni takes 4 h 40 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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University of Freiburg to Como bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Freiburg station.

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Map of how to get from University of Freiburg to Como.
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  • Distance: 162.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between University of Freiburg, Germany and Como, Italy?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from University of Freiburg to Como once daily. Tickets cost $95 - $180 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from University of Freiburg to Como via Freiburg, Basel, Basel central station, and Basel in around 6 h.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Freiburg to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Freiburg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Zürich HB to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $130
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
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Freiburg to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Basel to Grandate - Stazione
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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