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Trip Milan Varenna

Plan your trip by train, ferry, carpooling from Milan to Varenna

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How to get from Milan to Varenna?

We are suggesting 4 routes by train, ferry, carpooling to plan your trip Milan Varenna. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Locate cities of Milan and Varenna on a map as well as the route Milan Varenna and the different connecting points (Varenna Port, Milano Centrale Railway Station, Milano Greco Pirelli Railway Station, Milano Porta Garibaldi Railway Station, Milano Certosa Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Milan Varenna

For your trip from Milan (Lombardy, Italy) to Varenna (Lombardy, Italy) with a distance of 38 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, ferry and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
There is no direct crossing between Milan and Varenna, you will have to use another mean of transport (train) to combine with ferry in order to complete the sea crossing Como-Varenna.
You will embark at the port of Como at 0.2 mi from Como aboard a ship of Navigazione Laghi. The ferry will dock in the port of Varenna at 0.2 mi from Varenna. We advise you to show up at the port of Como for boarding around one or two hours before the time of departure indicated on your reservation.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Milan to Varenna without changing trains. You can take the train Milan-Como and travel by ferry to get to your final destination.
Trains RegioExpress (RE) or Suburbano of TILO-Treni Regionali Ticino Lombardia, SBB CFF FFS or Trenord to Como leave from Milano Lancetti railway station in Milan. Arrival in Como will take place at Como S.Giovanni station (0.6 mi from the city centre).
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Milan-Como will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by ferry in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Milan and Varenna?

Railway companies
TILO-Treni Regionali Ticino Lombardia provides a rail connection Milan-Como with the train from Milano Lancetti railway station (1.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Como S.Giovanni at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
SBB CFF FFS transports passengers on a rail line from Milan to Como with the train RegioExpress (RE) which leaves Milano Centrale station to arrive at Como S.Giovanni railway station (Lombardy Italy)
Trenord operates the train journey Milan-Como with the train Suburbano from Milano Porta Garibaldi railway station (1.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Como S.Giovanni at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
Ferry companies
The ships of Navigazione Laghi ensure the maritime connection between the port of Como and the one of Varenna (Varenna at 0.2 mi from the city)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Milan-Como (24.9 mi)

Stop cities from Milan or cities to visit near Varenna

When travelling from Varenna to Milan by carpooling, ferry, train, you might have to change at Como located at 25 mi from Milan and 17 mi away from Varenna (Italy). If you have some time on your way to Varenna or back to Milan, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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