If you want to get from Milan airport to Lake Como, the best airport to fly into is Milan Malpensa.
When your flight lands, you can get from the airport to the lake by taking a train.
To do this, you should first take a train from Milan airport to the Milan city center. Get off the airport train in Milan at Saronno and change to a train to Como Lago Nord station.
Regional Trenitalia trains depart from the airport train station every 30 minutes, making it easy to travel whenever your flight lands.
The journey from Milan airport to Lake Como takes from 1 hour and 17 minutes to 1 hour and 30 minutes, depending on what train you take. This includes the connection in Saronno.
The total cost of the train journey is 8.75 euros in second class and 10.10 euros in first class. You can buy tickets online in advance or at the station before boarding the train.
From Como Lago Nord train station, you can take a bus, ferry, or taxi to your final destination on Lake Como.