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from Florence to Como

You can get from Florence to Como by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Florence to Como on Jul 27 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:17AMFlorence Rifredi5h06 01:23PMComo S. Giovanni
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04:32AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella8h51 01:23PMComo S. Giovanni
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05:10PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella3h13 08:23PMComo S. Giovanni
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03:55PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella3h28 07:23PMComo S. Giovanni
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10:55AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella3h28 02:23PMComo S. Giovanni
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Travel Information to Como from Florence

distanceDistance176 miles (284 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $76
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $25 (€20) • 5 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€20) • 5 h 6 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, mob or Intercity

Travel 176 miles (284 km) by bus, ferry or train to Como from Florence. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 6 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, mob or Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Florence to Como.

How to get from Florence to Como

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Florence to Como, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Florence to Como and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips

Travel from Florence to Como
Travel to Como 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 Florence to Como.
How do I go from Florence to Como?

There are 3 travel options from Florence to Como: bus, ferry or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Florence and Como?

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Como is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $25 (€20) compared to other travel options to Como:

Taking a train is usually $25 (€20) less than taking a bus to Como, which costs on average $50 (€40) for the same trip.

A train is $52 (€42) less than a ferry for this journey with tickets for a ferry from Florence to Como costing on average $76 (€61).

What is the fastest way to get from Florence to Como?

The fastest way to get to Como from Florence is by train with an average travel time of 5 h 6 min.

Other travel options to Como can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 5 h 50 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by ferry can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

How far is Como from Florence?

You should expect to travel around 176 miles (284 km) between Florence and Como.

When traveling to Como from Florence, what are the departure and arrival points in Florence and Como?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1 and arrive in Como, Stazione FS Como San Giovanni.
  • Most travelers board their train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Como S. Giovanni.
Which travel operators can get me to Como from Florence?

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

  • You can travel between Florence and Como by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $50 (€40) with Flixbus from Florence to Como.
  • You can take a ferry from Florence to Como with mob. Cheap tickets can be found for $76 (€61) with mob from Florence to Como.
  • You can travel by train between Florence and Como with Intercity, and you can find Intercity Florence to Como tickets for $25 (€20) on Omio.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Florence to Como?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Florence to Como often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Milan, Bergamo or Venice. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Florence and Como itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Como and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Como from Florence online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket costs $50 (€40) one way on average for this route.
  • A ferry ticket for this route costs on average $76 (€61) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $25 (€20) one way on average.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Firenze (Autostazione Sita - Via S. Caterina Da Siena)
Firenze - Montelungo
Firenze S.M.N.

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