There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Como S. Giovanni by train, 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 via Lugano  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Como S. Giovanni Hotelzug / ...

$67 - $119

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Como 124

$15 - $25

6 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Como S. Giovanni 10-Y / ...

$60 - $120

Bus Autolinee Gambioli  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Como

$19 - $29

Night train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Chiasso Eurocity

$68 - $120

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Como S. Giovanni 150.6 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Lugano, train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Como S. Giovanni

$92 - $274

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP
  2. Take the train from Saronno to Como Lago

$84 - $298

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Como S. Giovanni is to bus which costs SFr 19 - SFr 29 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Como S. Giovanni is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 55 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Como S. Giovanni is 178 km. The road distance is 240.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Zürich to Como S. Giovanni, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich and arriving at Como. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Como S. Giovanni. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Como S. Giovanni, Lombardy, Italy?

You can take a train from Zürich to Como S. Giovanni via Lugano in around 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, Autolinee Gambioli operates a bus from Zürich to Como S. Giovanni once a week. Tickets cost $19 - $29 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 Lugano to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
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
Train from Lugano to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Zürich to Como
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Como
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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