If the idea of moving around Lake Como by public transportation does not bother you, you could rely on the efficient network of bus services. There are several bus companies operating in the Lake Como area, which will allow you to easily reach your destination at a low price.
Ticket prices generally vary depending on the distance that must be taken. However, keep in mind that traveling by bus is the best way to save some money. We highly recommend that you buy your ticket before boarding, because it makes the cost even cheaper. You can buy tickets in most tobacco shops or newsstands.
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Bus routes around Lake Como
Bus service in Como and surrounding areas is run by ASF Autolinee. ASF provides urban and suburban transport services in Como and its province, connecting the city to each corner of the western branch of Lake Como, in addition to the northwestern towns of the lake and the territories in the north of Brianza (the Larian Triangle). The ASF lines connect Como to Argegno, Bellagio, Cernobbio, Tremezzina, and many other tourist destinations. Check the Como bus schedule on www.asfautolinee.it/en.
On the eastern side of Lake Como, bus service is less frequent and is operated by Linee Lecco. The route that most interests tourists is the one that connects Lecco to Bellagio. Check the complete timetables on www.lineelecco.it.
If you’re planning to visit Milan and the surrounding area, a road trip could be a fun and comfortable alternative to public transport. Travel at your pace and drive to Varenna, Bellagio and the other amazing Lake Como’s towns!