Milan Airport Transfers: Easy Way to Get to Lake Como

When planning your trip to Lake Como, ensure your shuttle service is booked well in advance. Many visitors to Lake Como choose private transportation over public transport as it is an efficient and comfortable way to explore Lake Como. 

  • February 15, 2024

A private transfer allows you to enjoy the journey to Lake Como without worrying about finding your way around a rambling train or bus system in an unfamiliar place.

Milan Airport Transfers company provides luxury private transportation from Milan Malpensa airport, Milan Linate airport, Bergamo Orio al Serio (BGY) or Milan city centre to Bellagio, on the Como Lake. The service includes every kind of taxi, shuttle and bus for any needs, leisure, business travel or wedding. On their website, you can place an online pre-order for a transfer. “Milan Airport Transfers” has a convenient online calculator where you can estimate the price and the expected duration of your trip. Upon your arrival, you will be met by professional drivers from “Milan Airport Transfers” in the airport’s arrivals zone and driven to your hotel, Airbnb, or a private residence in Lake Como. All the companies’ vehicles are roomy and made for a safe, relaxing, and pleasant ride.

We asked “Milan Airport Transfers” to answer the most often asked questions about airport transfers to Lake Como.

Which airport do you fly into for Lake Como?

There are several airports around Lake Como; however, Milan Malpensa International Airport (MXP) is the nearest airport to Lake Como. However, depending on the changeover time, the trip by train from Malpensa to Lake Como can take up to two hours. Therefore, a private transfer is the quickest way to arrive from Malpensa Airport to Lake Como. 

Which are the nearest Airports to Lake Como?

Milan Malpensa is the nearest airport for Como city and Lake Como west-side destinations. Other nearest airports to Lake Como are Milan Bergamo (BGY) Airport, located 83 kilometres from Como, Milan Linate (LIN), located 66 km from Como; and Turin (TRN), 170 km.

Susanna Sundberg pilot
Susanna Sundberg, pilot

How long is the transfer from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lake Como?

Milan Malpensa Airport is about 50 km from Como, and it takes about 40 minutes to get to Como with a private transfer from Milan Malpensa Airport. The duration of the trip may vary depending on traffic situations and road choices.

How long does it take from Milan Bergamo Airport to Bellagio?

Bellagio is about 60 kilometres from Milan Bergamo Airport (Orio al Serio), and it usually takes about 1 hour and 35 minutes to travel there by private transfer. However, the transfer’s length may change depending on the traffic conditions.

How long is the transfer from Milan Linate Airport to Como?

Linate Milan Airport is located about 66 km from Como, and the trip time usually is around one hour and twenty minutes in regular traffic.

Lake Como Roads
Lake Como

What is the best way to book a transfer from Milan Malpensa Airport to Como?

On the “Milan Airport Transfers” website, you can book your transfer in seconds and with instant confirmation. Furthermore, your reservation can be changed online (number of passengers, pick-up time, pieces of baggage, vary of vehicle type).

How will I find the driver at the busy Milan airport?

The company’s professional driver will wait for you in the arrivals zone at Milan Airport with a poster showing your name and will get you directly to your rented flat, villa or hotel in Lake Como.

You won’t have to share a vehicle or wait in long taxi lines; instead, you’ll travel safely and comfortably to your destination. 

If my plans change, can I cancel my Milan Airport Transfer?

You can modify or cancel your reservation by calling or sending an email up to 48 hours before your arrival. In addition, you can call the number listed on the confirmation email given a few days before your trip if you need to make any special request 48 hours before your arrival.

What happens if my flight is delayed? 

You should call the emergency number indicated in your booking confirmation as soon as you can if your flight to Milan airport is delayed. One hour after the flight’s actual landing, the driver will wait.

Are there any extra charges?

The exact price of the transfer from Milan airport to Lake Como will be indicated in your confirmation after the order on the website. The price is fixed.

Can I book the same transfer for my return trip?

You can book a return transfer in advance or ask your driver during the trip to take you back to Milan Airport at the end of your journey. Always indicate your flight’s departure time to correctly calculate the necessary travel time from your destination in Lake Como to Milan Airport.

How much does a transfer from Milan Airport to Lake Como costs?

The cost of a transfer from Milan Airport to your Lake Como destination is defined by several variables, including the exact destination and the vehicle of choice. Use the search engine on the “Milan Airport Transfers” website to get a quote for your transfer service. Keep in mind that you can pay significantly less than you would for a regular taxi service by making reservations in advance.

When should I reserve my transfer from Milan airport to Lake Como?

Prices from Milan Airport transfers may change based on the availability and period of the year. Therefore, you can get the best deal if you make a reservation in advance.

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