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 Zurich will cost around £ 73 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 71.
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2 h 33 m
2 h 57 m
Trains per day
Of the 30 trains that leave Como for Zurich every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 178 km distance in an average of 2 h 57 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 33 m .
The slowest trains will take 3 h 11 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.
|Distance||110 miles (177 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 33 min|
|Average train ticket price||£53 (€59)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
Trains from Como to Zurich cover the 110 miles (177 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 33 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £32, but the average price of train tickets is £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Como S. Giovanni and arrive in Zürich HB.
You can travel by train between Como and Zurich with Trenitalia for as low as £32. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Trenitalia train tickets to Zurich from Como are available on Omio for as little as £32. 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 to Zurich from Como, you can expect to travel 110 miles (177 km). Check Trenitalia’s train timetables and tickets for the Como to Zurich trip and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!
Trenitalia 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Como to Zurich are the following:
Travel between Como, Italy and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 23/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Como and Zurich as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Zurich to Como is: Partially open
Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 23/05/2022. 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 Zurich to Como train here.
There are a few train stations in Como to start your trip from including Como S. Giovanni, Como Camerlata and Como Nord Lago. In Zurich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Como S. Giovanni and arrive in Zürich HB.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Como S. Giovanni and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the train station to the city centre in Zurich.
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