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Overview: Train from Como to Zurich

distanceDistance110 miles (177 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price£51 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTrenitalia or SBB

Trains from Como to Zurich cover the 110 miles (177 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 37 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia or SBB. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £51, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Como S. Giovanni and arrive in Zürich HB.

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Trenitalia and SBB trains Como to Zurich

Travel to Zurich from Como from £26 with Omio’s train partners Trenitalia and SBB! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Trenitalia
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Trenitalia train tickets from Como to Zurich are available on Omio for as little as £26. Trenitalia is Italy’s national railway operator 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.

Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travellers, which you can use on Omio. When travelling on a Trenitalia train between Como and Zurich, you can expect to travel 110 miles (177 km). Check Trenitalia’s train timetables and tickets for the Como to Zurich route and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

  • Average Price: £26

Trenitalia has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Trenitalia tickets between Como and Zurich and when travelling by train:

  • 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 Zurich
Travel by train to Zurich 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 Zurich.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Como to Zurich?

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

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

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

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 29/11/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Como and Zurich as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Italy from Zurich, Switzerland?

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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

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 07/12/2021. 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 Zurich to Como train here.

How much does a cheap train to Zurich from Como cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Como to Zurich for as low as £26  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Como to Zurich on average?
The Como to Zurich train ticket price is on average £51  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance between Como and Zurich by train?
The train distance from Como to Zurich is around 110 miles (177 km).
How many hours does it take from Como to Zurich by train?
The train time from Como to Zurich is on average 2 h 37 min  for the 110 miles (177 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Como and Zurich by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Como goes to Zurich? Which train station do I come into Zurich from Como?

When taking the train to Zurich from Como, you can choose to depart from train stations like Como S. Giovanni, Como Camerlata and Como S. Giovanni. Your route can end in train stations such as Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Como S. Giovanni   and arrive in Zürich HB.

Where is the Como train station located? Where is the Zurich train station 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 Zürich HB, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.

What train providers go from Como to Zurich?
When taking a train from Como to Zurich, you can count on Trenitalia or SBB for the best way to get you to Zurich. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Como and Zurich and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there to Zurich from Como?
The average number of trains departing Como for Zurich is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Como to Zurich?
If you prefer early morning trains from Como to Zurich, the first train leaves at 06: 54. If you prefer late night trains from Como to Zurich, the last train of the day leaves at 19: 50. Omio shows you the latest train from Como to Zurich times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Como to Zurich to get the best deals?
If you buy Como to Zurich train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £51. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Zurich from Como. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Como
Zurich
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 Zurich.
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