Travelling to Lake Como

International Airports

Below are direct links to the international airports near to Lake Como:

Milan Bergamo Airport
Aeroporti di Milano Linate (Milan Linate Airport)
Aeroporti di Milano Malpensa (Milan Malpensa Airport)
Zurich Airport (Switzerland)

Traveling to Como by Train

Como Lake Como - Trenord Train
A Trenord Train at Saronno

There are two mainline railway stations in Como – Como Lago (Como Nord Lago) operated by Trenord and Como San Giovanni operated by Trenitalia.

Como Lago

To get to Como Lago from Malpensa Airport, you first take the train to Saronno and then change platforms for trains bound for Como Lago. The journey time from Malpensa Aeroporto to Saronno takes approximately 20 minutes and stops at a few local stations.

At Saronno, you must disembark and change platforms for a train bound for Como Lago. The journey time from Saronno to Como Lago is approximately 45 minutes. At Saronno always keep hold of your luggage or by your side at all times.

Normally all trains going to Como Lago depart from platform number 2 but do check the departure screens in case of any changes due to timetable alterations or engineering works.

Como Lago is in Piazza Giacomo Matteotti at the lakefront and across the road from the Como Bus Station.

From Como Lago, you can also travel directly into Milano Cadorna (also known as Milano Nord Cadorna) in the heart of Milano. The journey time is 1 hour.

The Politecnico di Milano, Como Campus is located at Via Castelnuovo and the nearest railway station is Como Borghi (Università).

Malpensa Airport to Como Lago

Below is the train route from Malpensa Airport – Terminal 2 to Como Lago:

Malpensa Aeroporto – Terminal 2
Malpensa Aeroporto – Terminal 1
Ferno-Lonate Pozzolo
Busto Arsizio Nord
Saronno – Change at Saronno for trains bound for Como Lago
Rovello Porro
Rovellasca Manera
Caslino al Piano
Fino Mornasco
Grandate – Breccia
Como Camerlata
Como Borghi – Università
Como Lago

Como San Giovanni

Como San Giovanni is located at Piazzale San Gottardo situated at the top of the hill from Via Corrado e Giullo Venini which is just off Via Innocenzo XI.

From Como San Giovanni you can travel to Stazione Centrale Milano in Milano. At the side of the railway station, you will find the connecting bus shuttle services to Malpensa Airport, Linate Airport and Orio al Serio International Airport in Bergamo. Como San Giovanni also receives train services from SBB CFF FFS.

Milano Centrale to Como San Giovanni

Below is the train route from Milano Centrale to Como San Giovanni:

Milano Centrale
Milano Greco Pirelli
Sesto San Giovanni
Cantu – Cermenate
Albate Camerlata
Como San Giovanni

Travelling to Como by Road

Below are directions to Lungo Lario Trento, the main road at the front of the lake in the City of Como from cities near to Lake Como. The information is provided by Google Maps and includes updates and further information about each route:

Lugano (Switzerland)