Car Hire Como

Discover Car Hire in Como

Travel to the enchanting land of Como and immerse yourself in this beautiful natural oasis. A car hire in Como brings both convenience and independence to be able to travel and explore based on your own self-drive retreat. Como is a magical place which is more like a painting come to life, with its high mountains and the crystal lake below that reveals a reflection of the colourful houses and villas.

You will find Como in the northern part of Italy near the Switzerland border. Travelling around Italy and other countries is made easy with a car hire. The E35 Motorway crosses past Como from Milan and continues onto Switzerland, making your drive both scenic and relaxing. It's your holiday, so make the right choice and book a car hire with DriveAway today.

Find Italian road rules and requirements for overseas drivers through our Italy Driving Tips page.

Experience Como

Como Como

Booking your own hire car will mean you get to cruise through the local streets of Como at your own leisure, stop at a local store and indulge in the Italian cuisine, or check out the numerous attractions that will keep you busy all day. Como is a magical place which has even inspired poets, authors, and filmmakers. You can collect your hire car from downtown depots located throughout the city, however, if you require an airport collection upon arrival you can collect your car hire from Milan Airport

There is much to do in Como, but the number one attraction is the beautiful Lake Como which is the third largest lake in Italy. Lake Como is a glittering mirror of the perfect scene with a mountainous backdrop and surrounding little towns. The best way to get the finest views from the Lake Como is on a cruise to the picturesque villages. Or take a walk around the lake and check out the popular attractions including the Grand Villa Serbelloni, Villa Carlotta, the War Memorial, the beautiful 40-acre park, sculptures, historical attractions and of course gelaterias are all located along the path. Lake Como is the central place for the cities entertainment which hosts the traditional rowing race, competitions, parades, festivals and much more.

Take a short car hire drive to the Volta Lighthouse which boasts some of the greatest views you will ever see of the Lake. The Lighthouse provides an ever romantic scene which looks down from heights of over 600 metres below. Don't miss out on visiting the 6th century Basilica di San Fedele which is one of the most significant buildings in Lake Como.

If you're more into celebrations, the annual local summer festival is celebrated through from June to September. This festival is an ongoing party which combines jazz, blues and symphonic music with an explosion of fireworks.

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx.km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Como to Milan 50 1
Como to Rome 623 6.25
Como to Genoa 189 2.5
Como to Turin 171 2.25
Como to Siena 421 4.5