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from Zurich to Como

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

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To get from Zurich to Como on Dec 4 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:35AMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai3h45 12:20PMComo, Stazione FS Como San Giovanni
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$211One-way
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08:35AMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai3h45 12:20PMComo, Stazione FS Como San Giovanni
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03:20PMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai3h25 06:45PMComo, Uscita Autostradale - Como Sud -  Distributore ERG - Via del Dos
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$461One-way
08:33AMZürich HB2h35 11:08AMComo S. Giovanni
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$971One-way
05:33PMZürich HB2h35 08:08PMComo S. Giovanni
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$971One-way

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Dec 4
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Dec 5
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Dec 6
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Dec 7
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Dec 8
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Dec 9
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Dec 10
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Dec 11
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Dec 12
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Dec 13
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Dec 14
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Dec 15
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Dec 16
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Dec 17
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Dec 18
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Dec 19
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Dec 20
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Dec 21
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Dec 22
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Travel Information between Zurich and Como

distanceDistance110 miles (177 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $126
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€16) • 3 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $126 (€105) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Trenitalia

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 110 miles (177 km) from Zurich to Como. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Swiss, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Zurich to Como.

How to get from Zürich to Como

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Zürich to Como, 89,19% 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 Zürich 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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FAQs
Does Italy have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Zurich to Como?

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

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Italy?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

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

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 12/3/21. 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 from Zurich to Como.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Zurich, Switzerland from Como, Italy?

The current restriction level for returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Italy is: Partially open.

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

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

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

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland 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 11/29/21. 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 Zurich from Como here.

What are the ways to get from Zurich to Como?

There are 3 ways to get from Zurich to Como: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Zurich to Como?

The cheapest way to go to Como from Zurich is by taking a bus, which costs on average $19 (€16).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Como:

Taking a bus is usually $107 (€89) less than taking a flight to Como, which costs on average $126 (€105) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is usually $42 (€35) less than taking a train to Como, which costs on average $61 (€51) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Zurich to Como?

The quickest way to travel from Zurich to Como is by flight, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 3 h 45 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 2 h 35 min.

What is the distance between Zurich and Como?

The distance from Zurich to Como is approximately 110 miles (177 km).

How many services a day are there to Como from Zurich?

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Como is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Zurich and in Como?

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and tend to arrive in Como, Stazione FS Como San Giovanni.
  • Trains most often depart from Zurich at Zürich HB and arrive in Como at Como S. Giovanni.
Which travel operators can get me to Como from Zurich?

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

  • You can take a flight from Zurich to Como with Swiss. Cheap tickets can be found for $126 (€105) with Swiss from Zurich to Como.
  • You can go to Como from Zurich by bus with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $19 (€16) with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Zurich to Como on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Zurich to Como with Trenitalia, and you can find Trenitalia Zurich to Como tickets for $61 (€51) on Omio.
Is there a direct service between Zurich and Como?

Yes, there are direct routes from Zurich to Como with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 12 direct trains per day to take to Como with Trenitalia.

Direct services to Como tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Zurich and Como ends?
Omio customers who travel from Zurich to Como often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Bergamo or Venice. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Como and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I book a ticket from Zurich to Como online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $126 (€105) one way on average for this trip.
  • A bus ticket costs $19 (€16) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $61 (€51) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Zurich to Como 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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