There are 3 ways to get from Locarno to Orta San Giulio by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Locarno FART to Domodossola Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Orta Miasino Reg

$14 - $29

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Line 3 bus, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Brissago to Intra 3
  2. Take the bus from Verbania - Intra to Gravellona Toce 1 / ...

$12 - $20

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Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Locarno to Orta San Giulio 42.4 miles

$8 - $13

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No, there is no direct bus from Locarno to Orta San Giulio. However, there are services departing from Locarno, Piazza Castello and arriving at Orta via Brissago, Verbania - Intra and Gravellona Toce Bivio FS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Locarno to Orta San Giulio. However, there are services departing from Locarno FART and arriving at Orta Miasino via Domodossola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Locarno and Orta San Giulio is 51 km. The road distance is 67.8 km.

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The best way to get from Locarno to Orta San Giulio without a car is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Locarno to Orta San Giulio, including transfers.

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Locarno to Orta San Giulio bus services, operated by VCO Trasporti, depart from Brissago station.

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Locarno to Orta San Giulio train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Locarno FART station.

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The best way to get from Locarno to Orta San Giulio is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 3 bus and bus, which costs and takes 4 h 32 min.

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Locarno to Orta San Giulio bus services, operated by VCO Trasporti, arrive at Gravellona Toce station.

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Locarno to Orta San Giulio train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Orta Miasino station.

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Map of how to get from Locarno to Orta San Giulio.
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  • Distance: 31.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

What companies run services between Locarno, Switzerland and Orta San Giulio, Italy?

You can take a train from Locarno to Orta San Giulio via Domodossola in around 3 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Locarno to Orta San Giulio via Brissago, Municipio, Brissago, Intra, Verbania - Intra, Gravellona Toce, and Gravellona Toce Bivio FS in around 4 h 32 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Locarno FART to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Orta Miasino
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
VCO Trasporti
Phone
800 503001
Website
vcotrasporti.it
Bus from Brissago to Intra
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vcotrasporti.it
Bus from Verbania - Intra to Gravellona Toce
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
vcotrasporti.it
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Verbania Intra, imb. Vecchio to Gravellona Toce, bivio FS
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Locarno to Orta San Giulio is 68 km. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Locarno to Orta San Giulio.

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There are 1574+ hotels available in Orta San Giulio. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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