Map and how to get there

Attractions Restaurants

Nearest travel links

Airport Malpensa/ Bergamo 50 km
Ferry Argegno 2 km
Train station Como 18 km
Car Car advised

Activities near Colonno

Sports Tennis in town, Horse riding, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays

How to get there

Lake Como is easily accessible by air, road and rail, which makes it an ideal location for holidays, weekends and short breaks.

By air

Various airports and airlines serve the Milan/Como area as follows:

Milan Linate - approx. 1 hour from Como town – airlines include Alitalia, BA, Easyjet. There is a bus service into central Milan from where you can pick up a train to Como.

Milan Malpensa - slightly nearer than Linate and just 40 minutes from Como town - airlines include Alitalia, Lufthansa, KLM, BA. There is a twice-daily direct bus service to Como and along the lakeside as far as Menaggio. There is also a train station at the airport or buses into central Milan.

Milan Bergamo – approx. 1 hour 15 mins from Como town - airlines include Ryan Air. There is a bus service to Bergamo rail station, from where you can get trains to Milan and Como.

And further away, but still accessible, Verona, Venice and Turin.

By train click here to go to Italian train timetables -

Depending on where you are staying on the Lake, there are 2 train stations in Como, a main station Como S. Giovanni, with a regular bus service to all parts of the lake and a smaller one, Como Nord Lago, which is directly by the lakeside and links in with ferry timetables. For other parts of the lake, you can get trains to Varenna, from where you can link into ferry timetables.

It is also possible to get trains from all over Italy to Como, via Milan bringing Genoa, Venice, Florence, Pisa and many other cities within easy reach.