Travel options
from Milan to Como

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

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Como on Jan 18 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:43AMMilan Centrale0h40 09:23AMComo S. Giovanni
0 changes
$61One-way
Cheapest
08:43AMMilan Centrale0h40 09:23AMComo S. Giovanni
0 changes
$61One-way
Other options
09:43AMMilan Centrale0h40 10:23AMComo S. Giovanni
0 changes
$61One-way
07:43PMMilan Centrale0h40 08:23PMComo S. Giovanni
0 changes
$61One-way
06:43PMMilan Centrale0h40 07:23PMComo S. Giovanni
0 changes
$61One-way

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Tue
Jan 18
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Wed
Jan 19
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Thu
Jan 20
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Fri
Jan 21
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Sat
Jan 22
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Sun
Jan 23
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Mon
Jan 24
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Tue
Jan 25
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Wed
Jan 26
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Thu
Jan 27
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Fri
Jan 28
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Sat
Jan 29
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Sun
Jan 30
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Mon
Jan 31
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Tue
Feb 1
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Wed
Feb 2
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Thu
Feb 3
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Fri
Feb 4
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Sat
Feb 5
$6Regionale
$6Regionale
Sun
Feb 6
$6Regionale
$6Regionale

Travel Information from Milan to Como

distanceDistance24 miles (39 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $6
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $6 (€5) • 1 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $6 (€5) • 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRegionale or Regionale

Take a bus or train to travel 24 miles (39 km) from Milan to Como. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Regionale or Regionale among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Milan to Como.

How to Travel from Milan to Lake Como

Located about 85 kilometers to the north of Milan, Lake Como is a beautiful spot for a short break or day trip, and it is easy to reach by train. Anyone traveling in Italy can catch trains from a variety of Milan's train stations, with services departing from Centrale, or Porta Garibaldi. Travelers should pick the most convenient departure point to save time. In total, expect the journey to take between 30 minutes and 1 hour. It might also make sense to book an onward bus ticket from Como or Lecco when you book your train travel, if you are heading to resorts on the northern shores of the lake.

Trains from Milan to Lake Como | Buses from Milan to Lake Como| Return from Lake Como to Milan

Milan to Lake Como Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€5

1:29 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€7

0:36 h

2 Months Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Milan to Lake Como?

Cheapest way to travel from Milan to Lake Como


cheap

Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Milan to Lake Como. There is one bus service that travels from Milan to Lake Como per day. Buses on this route depart from Milan's Centrale bus station and take 1:30 h to arrive at Lake Como's S. Giovanni bus station. The daily bus from Milan to Lake Como leaves Milan a little after midnight at 0:24 a.m. and arrives in Lake Como at 02:14 a.m. This bus service is offered by Trenitalia. Travelers can also look into car sharing options from Milan to Lake Como offered by Bla Bla Car.


Fastest way to travel from Milan to Lake Como


fast

The fastest way to travel from Milan to Lake Como is by far taking the train. The quick trip can take as little 36 minutes with direct services, and up to 56 minutes with indirect services requiring a change in Chiasso. Approximately sixty trains from Milan to Lake Como are offered daily, with the first train departing at 5:39 a.m. and the last train departing at 23:09 p.m. Trains leave from either Milan's Centrale or Porta Garibaldi stations and arrive at Lake Como's S. Giovanni station.


Most popular way to travel from Milan to Lake Como


popular

Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Milan to Lake Como. Taking a train is three times faster than traveling from Milan to Lake Como by bus while only costing €2 more on average. Additionally, trains from Milan to Lake Como are offered seven days a week throughout the day, while bus and car sharing options, provided by Bla Bla Car, are much less frequent. All trains traveling from Milan to Lake Como are run by Trenitalia.


How to get from Milan to Como

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Milan 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 Milan 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.

Search on Omio to find cheap tickets from Milan to Como. It’s easy to find the most attractive prices and choose your preferred route for your journey. Book on web or app, and travel with your mobile ticket —without the stress of printing your ticket.

Travel Tips: Travel from Milan 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 Milan to Como.
FAQs

What are the ways to get from Milan to Como?

You can travel to Como from Milan 2 different ways: bus or train.

How do I get from Milan to Como the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel between Milan and Como is by taking a bus with an average price of $6 (€5).

This is compared to other travel options to Como:

A bus is generally $1 (€1) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $6 (€5) from Milan to Como.

What is the fastest way to travel to Como from Milan?

The quickest way to travel between Milan and Como is by train, which takes on average 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 1 h 6 min.

How many miles from Milan to Como would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 24 miles (39 km) between Milan and Como.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Milan to Como?

The average frequency per day from Milan to Como is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

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

When traveling from Milan to Como, where do I depart from Milan and where do I arrive in Como?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Milan to Como:

  • Buses mostly leave from Milan, Stazione Centrale and tend to arrive in Como, Stazione FS Como San Giovanni.
  • Trains from Milan to Como most often leave from Milano Centrale and arrive in Como S. Giovanni.

Who can get me from Milan to Como?

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

  • You can travel by bus between Milan and Como with Regionale, and you can find Regionale Milan to Como tickets for $6 (€5) on Omio.
  • You can go to Como from Milan by train with Regionale. You'll see cheap train tickets for $6 (€5) with Regionale from Milan to Como on Omio.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Milan to Como ends?

Looking to extend your trip from Milan to Como? Many Omio customers who go from Milan to Como usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Bergamo, Venice or Zurich. If you're looking to explore Bergamo, Venice or Zurich from Como, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I purchase my Milan to Como one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Milan to Como, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $6 (€5) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $6 (€5) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Milan to Como online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.