There are 3 ways to get from Ascona to Locarno by bus, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 1 bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Ascona, Posta to Locarno, Piazza Castello 1 / ...

$2 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ascona to Locarno 1.8 miles

$23 - $28

Walk  •  35 min

  1. Walk from Ascona to Locarno 1.8 miles

What companies run services between Ascona, Switzerland and Locarno, Switzerland?

Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Ascona to Locarno every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 11 min.

Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Ascona, Posta to Locarno, Piazza Castello
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Ascona to Locarno
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Taxi Michel
Phone
+41 91 967 24 24
Grand Taxi Lugano
Phone
+41 79 102 69 30

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ascona to Locarno?

The distance between Ascona and Locarno is 2 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ascona to Locarno?

The cheapest way to get from Ascona to Locarno is to line 1 bus which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ascona to Locarno?

The quickest way to get from Ascona to Locarno is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs SFr 23 - SFr 28.

Is there a direct bus between Ascona and Locarno?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ascona, Posta and arriving at Locarno, Piazza Castello. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Ascona to Locarno?

The line 1 bus from Ascona, Posta to Locarno, Piazza Castello takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.