How to get around

How to get around

There are several ways to get around Alto Lario and the surrounding territory: you can use public or private transport services, by land or water, which will take you to the different locations of Lake Como.

The Alto Lario is served by buses of the ASF Autolinee. The C10 Como-Menaggio-Colico suburban line runs along the entire western shore of the lake, up to Colico, the C17 line connects Dongo to Garzeno and the C18 line connects Dongo to Livo.
ASF Autolinee - Lines and Timetables

Colico is also served by the STPS buses, with the A02 Chiavenna-Colico line and the A10 Morbegno-Delebio-Colico line.
Stps - Lines and Timetables

In Colico, there is an urban line service provided by the Lecco Transport Company, for moving between the various districts of the town.
Società Trasporti Lecco -  Timetable (valid from 112th September to 8th June 2024)

The western shore of the lake is also served by buses of the PostBus, with the Palm Express Lugano-Menaggio-St. Moritz line (reservations required, line not open all year).
PostBus - Timetable

You can move around and reach the most famous places on Lake Como via a network of boats, ideal for tourists who want to quietly admire the beauty of the lake, and via a rapid navigation service consisting of hydrofoils and catamarans. A ferry service is also available in the centre of the lake for cars, motorcycles and campers.
Navigazione Lago di Como - Timetable

The railway line only covers the eastern shore of Lake Como. Colico is located on the Milan-Tirano line and is the terminus of the Colico-Chiavenna line.
The Piona train station is also located in the town of Colico, the stop is only for local trains of the Lecco-Sondrio line.
Trenord - Timetable

There are several operators that provide private transfer services by car and minivan between the different locations of the Alto Lario and Lake Como.
> Taxi Service NCC: +39 347 9242769
> Altolario Driver: +39 347 3520540 / +39 335 6315741 -

Another way to move quickly between the various lakeside resorts and to enjoy the beauty of Lake Como and the Alto Lario is the water taxi service.
> Taxi Boat Colico: Via Montecchio Nord n° 21, Colico - +39 393 6646707 –
> Como Lake Boats: Via Antica Regina n° 36 (c/o Circolo Vela Canottieri), Domaso - +39 333 4014995 / +39 347 233605 - -
> Newton Rent a boat: Via Statale n°176, Dongo - +39 380 8435253 - -

If your prefer travelling by car but don’t have one, there are several places where you can rent one.
> Carrozzeria Ecocar: Via Regina n° 55, Sorico - +39 0344 84118 - -
> Officina Carrozzeria Quadroni: Via Regina n° 3, Sorico - +39 0344 84394 / +39 335 5855074 - -
> Car-sharing EVai: Via Garibaldi, Domaso (in front of the Madonnina Camping) and Viale Padania, Colico - 800 774455 - APP E-Vai - (electric cars)
> L'Autosalone: Via Regina n° 63, Gravedona ed Uniti - +39 337 393460 - 
> Rental Bon Holidays Srl: Via Cavour n. 27, Dongo - +39 329 6523500/+39 366 9839858 -

Cable cars are the best way to see and admire the enchanting panorama offered by Lake Como from above. The lifts of Lake Como are easy to reach from the Alto Lario and allows everyone to enjoy pleasant tours and excursions throughout the area.
> Cable car of Argegno-Pigra: Via Spluga n° 15, Argegno - +39 031 821344 - +39 031 810844 - -
> Funicular of Como-Brunate: Piazza Alcide de Gasperi n° 4, Como - +39 031 303608 - -
> Cable cars in Valsassina: