Public transport

You can fly to the following cities or reach them by train within Europe:

Train connections to Locarno on the external pageSBB website.

On arrival in Locarno you can reach Monte Verità as follows:

1. Free shuttle bus

A shuttle bus (9-seater) to Monte Verità will be available for 4 to 5 hours on arrival day of the CSF event. The shuttle's schedule should be published on the website of the corresponding event. Please contact the organizer to find out more about any other organized transportation options.

The minibus stops next to the end of platform 4 (close to where public transport is leaving). Look for the white bus with the Monte Verità logo (pictures on the right).

2. Public bus

Take bus no. 1 from Locarno railway station to the bus stop "Ascona Centro" (duration: 15 - 20 minutes). Then take the bus no. 5 "Buxi" at the bus stop Autosilo Ascona line 1 (duration: 8 minutes) to Monte Verità. The Busstop is at the other side of the Coop.

The corresponding timetables of the lines no. 1 and 5 can be found
external pagehere.

Please note that the timetables of bus line no. 1 are different for Monday - Saturday (Lunedì - Sabato e feriali) and for Sundays and holidays (Domenica e festivi).

The bus line no. 5 runs irregularly. From the bus stop "Ascona Centro" you can also reach Monte Verità in 25 - 30 minutes on foot (follow the "Strada Collina") or by taxi located next to the Autosilo Ascona.

3. Taxi

Various taxis are available at Locarno railway station. The company "EcoTaxsi"
usually has a slightly lower price, reservation required: +41 91 792 21 01 or
0800 321 321 (free call from Swiss numbers) or via Skype. The ride takes about
15 minutes and costs about CHF 30.00.

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