Cheap train tickets from Como to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

£71

Average

£73

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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15:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 18:27Zürich HB
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£711One-way
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09:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 12:27Zürich HB
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19:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 22:27Zürich HB
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17:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 20:27Zürich HB
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13:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 16:27Zürich HB
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Train schedule Como to Zurich

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07:16Como3h11 10:27Zürich HB
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07:21Como3h06 10:27Zürich HB
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07:54Como S. Giovanni2h33 10:27Zürich HB
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09:16Como3h11 12:27Zürich HB
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09:21Como3h06 12:27Zürich HB
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09:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 12:27Zürich HB
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11:16Como3h11 14:27Zürich HB
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11:21Como3h06 14:27Zürich HB
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11:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 14:27Zürich HB
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13:16Como3h11 16:27Zürich HB
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13:21Como3h06 16:27Zürich HB
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13:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 16:27Zürich HB
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15:16Como3h11 18:27Zürich HB
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15:21Como3h06 18:27Zürich HB
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15:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 18:27Zürich HB
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16:16Como3h11 19:27Zürich HB
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16:21Como3h06 19:27Zürich HB
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16:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 19:27Zürich HB
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17:16Como3h11 20:27Zürich HB
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17:21Como3h06 20:27Zürich HB
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17:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 20:27Zürich HB
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18:16Como3h11 21:27Zürich HB
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18:21Como3h06 21:27Zürich HB
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18:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 21:27Zürich HB
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19:16Como3h11 22:27Zürich HB
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19:21Como3h06 22:27Zürich HB
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19:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 22:27Zürich HB
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20:16Como3h11 23:27Zürich HB
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20:21Como3h06 23:27Zürich HB
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20:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 23:27Zürich HB
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26 May
£64Trenitalia
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Fri
27 May
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£164Swiss
Sat
28 May
£46Trenitalia
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29 May
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30 May
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31 May
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1 Jun
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3 Jun
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6 Jun
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7 Jun
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8 Jun
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Fastest train times from Como to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 33 m

Average

2 h 57 m

Trains per day

30

Distance

178 km

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.

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07:54Como S. Giovanni2h33 10:27Zürich HB
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£711One-way
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15:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 18:27Zürich HB
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09:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 12:27Zürich HB
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19:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 22:27Zürich HB
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17:50Como S. Giovanni2h37 20:27Zürich HB
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Overview: Train from Como to Zurich

distanceDistance110 miles (177 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTrenitalia

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.

Train companies: Trenitalia trains Como to Zurich

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

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!

  • Average Price: £32

Trenitalia 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Como to Zurich are the following:

  • 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 between Como and Zurich?

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

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

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.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Como, 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
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate 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 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.

What is the cost of cheap trains from Como to Zurich?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Como and Zurich to cost as little as £32  in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from Como to Zurich?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Zurich from Como is £53  one way.

What is the distance between Como and Zurich by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Zurich from Como via train to be approximately 110 miles (177 km).

How long does it take from Como to Zurich by train?

On average the train from Como to Zurich duration is 2 h 33 min  for the 110 miles (177 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Como to Zurich do I depart from? Which Zurich 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 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.

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

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.

Which train providers can get me from Como to Zurich?

If you're looking for trains from Como to Zurich, you can rely on Trenitalia to get you to Zurich. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Como to Zurich trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any Como to Zurich direct train services?

Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Como to Zurich with Trenitalia, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.

How many trains per day are there between Como and Zurich?

On average, there are 16 trains a day from Como to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What are the first and last departure train times from Como to Zurich?

The earliest train for this route departs from Como at 05: 54. The last train leaves from Como at 20: 19. Check Omio for the latest train times from Como to Zurich and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

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

If you purchase Como to Zurich train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £53. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Zurich from Como. Look out for train tickets for this journey 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.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+39 892021
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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