There are 6 ways to get from Varenna to Como by ferry, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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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Ferry  •  50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Varenna to Como Sr101 / ...

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the ferry from Varenna to Menaggio 806 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Menaggio Piazza Roma to Como San Giovanni Stazione FS C10

$7 - $10

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Varenna Esino to Monza Re_8
  2. Take the train from Monza to Como S. Giovanni S 83153 / ...

$10 - $34

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varenna to Como 34.1 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Varenna to Como 34.1 miles

$8 - $12

Uber  •  55 min

  1. Take an Uber from Varenna to Como 34.1 miles

$177

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Varenna and arriving at Como. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Varenna to Como. However, there are services departing from Varenna Esino and arriving at Como S. Giovanni via Monza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Varenna and Como is 27 km. The road distance is 54.5 km.

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The best way to get from Varenna to Como without a car is to ferry which takes 50 min and costs .

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The ferry from Varenna to Como takes 50 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Varenna to Como train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Varenna Esino station.

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Varenna to Como train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Como S. Giovanni station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varenna to Como is 55 km. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Varenna to Como.

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There are 2510+ hotels available in Como. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Varenna to Como.
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  • Distance: 17.1 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Varenna, Italy and Como, Italy?

You can take a train from Varenna to Como via Monza in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Varenna Esino to Monza
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Monza to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Schedules at
trenord.it
Standard
$4 - $16
First
$6 - $18
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 Monza to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$4 - $16
First
$6 - $18
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 Monza to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$4 - $16
First
$6 - $18
Bus operators
ASF Autolinee srl
Phone
031 247 249
Website
asfautolinee.it
Bus from Menaggio Piazza Roma to Como San Giovanni Stazione FS
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
asfautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Other operators
Uber Milan
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Varenna to Como
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$177
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uber.com
Black
$177
Lux
$254
Van
$254
Taxi from Varenna to Como
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Taxi Michel
Phone
+41 91 967 24 24
Grand Taxi Lugano
Phone
+41 79 102 69 30

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