How To Get Here

How To Get Northern Italian Lakes

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By plane

From Milano Malpensa Airport (16 miles – 25 km as the crow flies far from town of Varese)
From Milano Linate Airport

By train

Trenord
Trenitalia
Tilo
In Varese there are two main rail stations: “VARESE NORD”and “VARESE”.

Remember to validate your ticket before getting on the train.

Extra charge for your bike. You needn't pay if the bike is packed in a bike bag. You must pay 3,00 euro if the bike is set up.
Click on Surcharges bicycles.

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By shuttle service

Let us know your arrival time in Milan Malpensa Airport / or in Milan Linate Airport so we will organize the transfer. The shuttle service has to pay directly to the driver by credit card.

By bus

(On foot 1,6 km - 1 mile). Once arrived at “VARESE NORD” rail station (belonging to Trenord railway line) or at “VARESE” rail station (belonging to Trenitalia railway line) you take the bus line E in VIA ORRIGONI directed to BIZZOZERO, every 15 minutes approx (on the bus there is the sign “E – BIZZOZERO”). Look at: Bus line E
VARESE NORD” rail station is 650 meters away from bus stop, and there is a underground passage with steps. 
VARESE” rail station is 200 meters away from bus stop. 
The ticket is 1,40 euro. It’s possible to pay bus ticket on board with coins (only 1 Euro, 10 cents or 20 cents coins). 
Get off the bus at the fifth stop BORRI - BUENOS AIRES (approx 1300 metres - 1400 yards). It’s the next stop after a ENI-AGIP petrol station (on the right hand side), the Varese hospital (on the left hand side) and a traffic light. 
At the bus stop go straight for 100 metres. The hotel is on the right hand side.

Our suggestions

The weekly tour starts from Varese and it ends at Colmegna on Lake Maggiore.
You can take the train from Milano Malpensa Airport (Terminal 1 or Terminal 2) to Varese station: 47 mim. (No change).
Departures from Milano Malpensa T2 are every two hours 7.13 – 9.13 - 11.13 - 13.13 - 15.13 - 17.13 - 19.13 - 21.13. The trains run at the same times every day. See the screenshot .
Timetable
Take the train direction "COMO S.GIOVANNI", but you have to get off at VARESE. (Varese is the 5th stop after Malpensa Terminal 1).
On the dispaly of the station or on the display of the train you can see "S40 - COMO S.GIOVANNI".
The one way ticket is 13.00 euro (airport fee included). You can buy the ticket on-line. Click on (13.00 euro): see the screenshot (red circle).

Click on S40 Line Malpensa-Varese-Como connection.

Instructions for filling the on-line ticket: you needn't pay 3.00 Euro for your bike if the bike is packed in its own bike bag.
Ticket from dowtown Milano to Varese: 6.30 euro.

From Varese station to hotel is a 3km walk or you can take a taxi. Anyway we can arrange a shuttle service you all from Malpensa. It has to pay directly to the driver by credit card. Van maximum 8 people: 90 euro in total. Car maximum 2 people: 70 euro in total.

Departures from Varese to Milano Malpensa are every two hours: 8.00 - 10.00 - 12.00 - 14.00 - 16.00 - 18.00 - 20.00. The trains run at the same times every day.
On the dispaly of the station or on the display of the train you can see "S40 - MALPENSA AEROPORTO TERMINAL 2.

From Colmegna to Milan Malpensa Airport. You can take the train from Colmegna to Malpensa Airport (Terminal 1 or Terminal 2): about 2 hours (1 change: Gallarate).
Timetable
Departures from Colmegna to Malpensa Airport: 6.37 - 8.37 - 14.37 - 16.37 - 18.37. The trains run at the same times every day. See the screenshot.
First section: take the train direction "GALLARATE". (Gallarate is the 11th stop). Second section: take the train direction "S40 - MALPENSA AREOPORTO TERMINAL 2".

Click on S30 Line Colmegna-Gallarate connection via Luino and on Gallarate-Malpensa connection - S40.

The one way ticket is 11.50 euro: 6.00 from Colmegna to Gallarate via Luino + 5,50 (airport fee included) from Gallarate to Malpensa Airport

From Milan Malpensa Airport (Terminal 1 or Terminal 2) to Colmegna.: about 2 hours (1 change: Gallarate).
Timetable
Departures from Malpensa Airport T2 to Colmegna: 7.13 - 13.13 - 15.13 - 17.13. The trains run at the same times every day. See the screenshot.

First section: take the train direction "COMO S.GIOVANNI", but you have to get off at GALLARATE. (Gallarate is the 4th stop after Malpensa Terminal 1). On the dispaly of the station or on the display of the train you can see "S40 - COMO S.GIOVANNI".
Second section: take the train direction "CADENAZZO", but you have to get off at COLMEGNA. (Colmegna is the 11th stop).

Click on S30 Line Colmegna-Gallarate connection via Luino and on Gallarate-Malpensa connection - S40.

The one way ticket is 11.50 euro: 5,50 (airport fee included) from Gallarate to Malpensa Airport 6.00 euro from Colmegna to Gallarate via Luino

Anyway we can arrage a shuttle service you all from Malpensa. It has to pay directly to the driver by credit card. Van maximum 8 people: 160 euro in total. Car maximum 2 people: 140 euro in total.

If you need any specific information ahead of your stay, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will do our best to help you.