How to travel from Como to Bellinzona

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Travel Information between Como and Bellinzona

distanceDistance26 miles (42 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$30 - $96
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $30 (€28) • 51 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $30 (€28) • 51 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Switzerland or Trenitalia

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 26 miles (42 km) from Como to Bellinzona. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 51 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $30 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Eurolines Switzerland or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Como to Bellinzona.

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Travel between Como, Italy and Bellinzona, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Italy enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bellinzona from Como?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bellinzona, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 9/18/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Como and Bellinzona.

The current restriction level for returning to Como, Italy from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Como, Italy from Bellinzona, Switzerland?

Reentering Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Como from Bellinzona?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Como, Italy regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Italy must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Como from Bellinzona here.

There are 4 travel options from Como to Bellinzona: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Como to Bellinzona is by taking a train with an average price of $30 (€28).

This is compared to other travel options to Bellinzona:

A train is generally $66 (€63) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $96 (€91) from Como to Bellinzona.

The fastest way from Como to Bellinzona is by train with an average journey time of 51 min.

There are alternative travel options to Bellinzona that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 1 h 30 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 26 miles (42 km) between Como and Bellinzona.

The average frequency per day from Como to Bellinzona is:

  • 34 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Bellinzona from Como as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Como to Bellinzona:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Como to Bellinzona depart from Como, Centro (Area di Servizio AGIP) to Bellinzona, Marche Bellinzona Nord.
  • Most travelers take a train from Como S. Giovanni to Bellinzona.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Como to Bellinzona:

  • You can travel by bus between Como and Bellinzona with Eurolines Switzerland, and you can find Eurolines Switzerland Como to Bellinzona tickets for $96 (€91) on Omio.
  • You can travel between Como and Bellinzona by train with Trenitalia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $30 (€28) with Trenitalia from Como to Bellinzona.
Omio customers who travel from Como to Bellinzona often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Zurich or Vizzola Ticino. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bellinzona and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Como to Bellinzona, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $96 (€91) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $30 (€28) one way.

But we recommend booking Como to Bellinzona tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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