The cheapest trains from Como to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Cheapest

$89

Average

$94

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Como to Zurich will cost around $ 94 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 89.

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07:53AMComo S. Giovanni2h34 10:27AMZürich HB
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$891One-way
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04:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 07:27PMZürich HB
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$891One-way
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08:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 11:27PMZürich HB
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$891One-way
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09:50AMComo S. Giovanni2h37 12:27PMZürich HB
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$891One-way
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11:50AMComo S. Giovanni2h37 02:27PMZürich HB
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$891One-way

Timetable Como to Zurich

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07:53AMComo S. Giovanni2h34 10:27AMZürich HB
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09:50AMComo S. Giovanni2h37 12:27PMZürich HB
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11:50AMComo S. Giovanni2h37 02:27PMZürich HB
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01:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 04:27PMZürich HB
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03:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 06:27PMZürich HB
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04:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 07:27PMZürich HB
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05:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 08:27PMZürich HB
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07:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 10:27PMZürich HB
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08:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 11:27PMZürich HB
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Fri
Oct 22
$89Trenitalia
$49Marino Autolinee
$315Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 23
$89Trenitalia
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$152Swiss
Sun
Oct 24
$80Trenitalia
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$152Swiss
Mon
Oct 25
$63Trenitalia
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$130Swiss
Tue
Oct 26
$63Trenitalia
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$130tab
Wed
Oct 27
$44Trenitalia
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$151Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 28
$44Trenitalia
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$107Swiss
Fri
Oct 29
$54Trenitalia
$41Marino Autolinee
$185Austrian Airlines
Sat
Oct 30
$54Trenitalia
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$178Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 31
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$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Mon
Nov 1
$44Trenitalia
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$107tab
Tue
Nov 2
$44Trenitalia
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$107Swiss
Thu
Nov 4
$44Trenitalia
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$72tab
Fri
Nov 5
$44Trenitalia
$41Marino Autolinee
$72tab
Sat
Nov 6
$44Trenitalia
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$86tab
Sun
Nov 7
$44Trenitalia
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$86Swiss
Mon
Nov 8
$44Trenitalia
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$72Swiss
Tue
Nov 9
$44Trenitalia
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$72Swiss

The fastest trains from Como to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Fastest Journey

2 h 34 m

Average

2 h 36 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

178 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Como for Zurich every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 178 km distance in an average of 2 h 36 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 34 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 37 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
07:53AMComo S. Giovanni2h34 10:27AMZürich HB
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$891One-way
2nd Fastest
03:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 06:27PMZürich HB
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$1401One-way
2nd Fastest
04:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 07:27PMZürich HB
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$891One-way
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08:50PMComo S. Giovanni2h37 11:27PMZürich HB
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$891One-way
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09:50AMComo S. Giovanni2h37 12:27PMZürich HB
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$891One-way

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Train Information from Como to Zurich

distanceDistance110 miles (177 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$74 (€60)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTrenitalia or SBB

Trains from Como to Zurich cover the 110 miles (177 km) long route taking on average 2 h 34 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia or SBB. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $44 (€36), but the average price of train tickets is $74 (€60). Travelers depart most frequently from Como S. Giovanni and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train companies

Trenitalia and SBB between Como and Zurich

You can travel by train from Como to Zurich with Trenitalia and SBB for as low as $44 (€36). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Trenitalia
SBB

Find the perfect Trenitalia train from Como to Zurich for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest Trenitalia train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Como and Zurich. You can also check relevant travel information for the Trenitalia train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap Trenitalia train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 110 miles (177 km) on this route and your Trenitalia Como to Zurich train ticket can cost as little as $44 (€36) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Trenitalia tickets from Como to Zurich in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official Trenitalia train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Trenitalia has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Como to Zurich:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Travel Tips

Trains from Como to Zurich
Travel by train to Zurich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Como to Zurich.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Como, Italy and Zurich, Switzerland allowed?

Travel between Como, Italy and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Como?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/15/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Como to Zurich as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Zurich, Switzerland to Como, Italy?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Zurich to Como is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from Switzerland?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Zurich?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Como, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/21/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Como from Zurich here.

How much does a cheap train to Zurich from Como cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Como to Zurich to cost as little as $44 (€36)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Como and Zurich?
The train price between Como and Zurich is on average $74 (€60)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Como to Zurich by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Zurich from Como by train to be approximately 110 miles (177 km).
What is the Como to Zurich train travel time?
The train time to Zurich from Como is on average 2 h 34 min  for the 110 miles (177 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Zurich from Como by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Como to Zurich depart from? Which Zurich train station do I come into from Como?

When taking the train to Zurich from Como, you can choose to depart from train stations like Como S. Giovanni, Como Camerlata and Como S. Giovanni. Your trip can end in train stations such as Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Como S. Giovanni   and arrive in Zürich HB.

Where do I find the Como train station to Zurich? Where is the Zurich train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Como S. Giovanni and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Zurich.

Which train companies can take me from Como to Zurich?
If you're looking for trains from Como to Zurich, you can rely on Trenitalia or SBB to get you to Zurich. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Como to Zurich journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there between Como and Zurich?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Como to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Como to Zurich? When is the last train from Como to Zurich?
The earliest train departing from Como to Zurich leaves at 5: 53 AM. The last train departing from Como to Zurich leaves at 7: 50 PM. You can find the latest Como to Zurich train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Como to Zurich to get the best deals?
If you book the Como to Zurich train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $74 (€60). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Como and Zurich. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Como
Zurich
Como S. Giovanni is the most popular Como railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Como for your trip to Zurich.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 18: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: C10, C30, D10
Train lines: S11, R18, SBB Regio, SBB EC