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How to arrive in Como

Como can be easily reached by car from a variety of international airports:

  • Malpensa 35 Km, 45m
  • Milano Linate 45 Km, 1h
  • Bergamo Orio al Serio 90Km, 1h30m
  • Lugano(CH): 30Km, 45m
You can also get to Como by train from Milan or from Switzerland:
  • FS Trenitalia: from Milan Central Station, take the Eurocity (EC) train to Como San Giovanni.
  • Ferrovie Nord: from Milan Cadorna Station (or Saronno), take a local train to Como Borghi (this station is near the Politecnico campus at via Castelnuovo 7), or to Como Lago if you are staying at a hotel near the lakeside.
  • SBB CFF FFS (CH): from Lugano or Zurich, take Cisalpino train to Como San Giovanni.

If you are landing at one of the Italian airports and using public transportation, follow these instructions:
  • If you land at Malpensa, you can take the Malpensa Express train to Milan Centrale, Milan Cadorna Station or Saronno, or the Malpensa shuttle bus to Milan Central Station then follow the above instructions for Ferrovie Nord or Trenitalia.
  • If you land at Bergamo Orio al Serio, you can take a shuttle bus to Milan Central Station.
  • If you land at Milano Linate, you can take bus 63 to Milan downtown, then the underground to Milano Cadorna Station.

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