There are 5 ways to get from Zermatt to Como by train, bus or car

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  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Como S. Giovanni Ec

$66 - $125

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp
  2. Take the train from Visp to Gallarate Ec
  3. Take the bus from Varese - Stazione FNM to Como - Stazione FNM C77

$56 - $95

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Macugnaga, Pecetto to Piedimulera, stazione 2-Y
  2. Take the bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Airport T1
  3. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Chiasso strada (dogana) 2 / ...

$62 - $99

Train via Rho-Fiera Milano  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Brig to Rho-Fiera Milano Ec
  3. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Como S. Giovanni

$65 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Como 142.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Como is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Como is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Zermatt and Como is 106 km. The road distance is 227.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Zermatt to Como, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Como. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Como S. Giovanni via Brig and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Como, Italy?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Como via Brig Bahnhofplatz, Brig, and Milano Centrale in around 5 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zermatt to Como via Macugnaga, Pecetto, Piedimulera, stazione, Piedimulera, Malpensa Airport T1, Milan Airport Malpensa 1, Chiasso strada (dogana), and Chiasso in around 7 h 35 min.

Train operators
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$26 - $31
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
Train from Zermatt to Visp
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$20 - $25
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45
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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Rho-Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$5 - $16
First
$8 - $20
Train from Brig to Rho Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Visp to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$5 - $16
First
$8 - $20
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Macugnaga, Pecetto to Piedimulera, stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Aeroporto, terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Chiasso strada (dogana)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
FNM Autoservizi
Phone
02/961921
Email
info.fnma@ferrovienord.it
Website
fnmautoservizi.it
Bus from Varese - Stazione FNM to Como - Stazione FNM
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fnmautoservizi.it

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