Cheap train tickets from Como to Lugano

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£20

Average

£20

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 Lugano will cost around £ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 20.

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09:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 10:28Lugano FLP
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£201One-way
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17:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 18:28Lugano FLP
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£201One-way
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09:04Como S. Giovanni0h46 09:50Lugano FLP
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£201One-way
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13:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 14:28Lugano FLP
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£201One-way
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18:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 19:28Lugano FLP
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£201One-way

Train schedule Como to Lugano

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07:54Como S. Giovanni0h34 08:28Lugano FLP
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09:04Como S. Giovanni0h46 09:50Lugano FLP
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09:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 10:28Lugano FLP
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11:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 12:28Lugano FLP
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13:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 14:28Lugano FLP
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16:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 17:28Lugano FLP
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17:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 18:28Lugano FLP
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18:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 19:28Lugano FLP
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20:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 21:28Lugano FLP
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Fastest train times from Como to Lugano

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

34 m

Average

38 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

24 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Como for Lugano 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 24 km distance in an average of 38 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 34 m .

The slowest trains will take 46 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
07:54Como S. Giovanni0h34 08:28Lugano FLP
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£201One-way
2nd Fastest
09:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 10:28Lugano FLP
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£201One-way
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17:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 18:28Lugano FLP
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£201One-way
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13:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 14:28Lugano FLP
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£201One-way
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18:50Como S. Giovanni0h38 19:28Lugano FLP
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£201One-way

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Overview: Train from Como to Lugano

distanceDistance14 miles (23 km)
durationAverage train duration34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£15 (€17)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia

Trains from Como to Lugano cover the 14 miles (23 km) long route taking on average 34 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £15, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Como S. Giovanni and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

Train companies: Trenitalia trains Como to Lugano

Trenitalia trains will get you from Como to Lugano from £12. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Trenitalia

Find the perfect train to Lugano from Como with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance from Como to Lugano by train is 14 miles (23 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is £12. Check out Trenitalia’s train timetable to Lugano from Como, compare the best prices for the journey and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia is the main operator of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

  • Average Price: £12

These are Trenitalia 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train to Lugano from Como:

  • 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 Lugano

Travel by train to Lugano 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 Lugano.
FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Como and Lugano?

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

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Como to Lugano before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Italy from Switzerland by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Lugano 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 Lugano?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 verified on 28/01/2022. 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 Lugano to Como train here.

What is the price of the cheapest train to Lugano from Como?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Como to Lugano for as low as £12  for the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Como to Lugano?

The Como to Lugano train ticket price is on average £15  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.

What is the distance between Como and Lugano by train?

The Como to Lugano train distance is approximately 14 miles (23 km).

How long is the train between Como and Lugano?

The Como to Lugano train duration is on average 34 min, which is to be expected when travelling 14 miles (23 km) to Lugano from Como. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Which train station from Como to Lugano do I depart from? Which Lugano train station from Como do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Como to start your trip from including Como S. Giovanni, Como Camerlata and Como S. Giovanni. In Lugano you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lugano, Stazione, Lugano and Lugano FLP.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Como S. Giovanni   and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

Where is the departure train station in Como located? Where is the arrival train station in Lugano located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Como S. Giovanni, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lugano, Stazione, located 0.2 miles (328 m) away from the city centre.

What train companies offer a service to Lugano from Como?

When taking a train from Como to Lugano, you can count on Trenitalia for the best way to get you to Lugano. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Como to Lugano and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Are there any Como to Lugano direct trains?

If you’re looking for a direct train from Como to Lugano, consider travelling with Trenitalia. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

What time is the earliest train from Como to Lugano? What time is the last train from Como to Lugano?

The earliest train for this trip departs from Como at 08: 04. The last train leaves from Como at 19: 50. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Como to Lugano and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How early should I book Como to Lugano train tickets to get the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket between Como and Lugano within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £15 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Lugano from Como are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Como
Lugano
Como S. Giovanni is the most popular Como railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Como for your journey to Lugano.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 18: 30
Public transport options for Como S. Giovanni
Bus lines: C10, C30, D10
Train lines: S11, R18, SBB Regio, SBB EC