Travel

The conference site at the Monte Verita in Ascona can be reached from the town of Locarno in Southern Switzerland. Transportation from Locarno will be provided on the first and last day of the conference. Trains to Locarno run from all major cities and airports in Switzerland including Zurich, Basel, and Geneva. Travels through Milano (Italy) can take a shuttle bus and trains from Milano. Detailed descriptions can be found on the webpage of the Centro Stefano Francini.

Sunday, July 9

Transportation from the Locarno to the Monte Verita hotel and conference site will be provided with conference shuttle buses leaving Locarno SBB on 14:30, 15:30, and 16:30 with stops at the Hotel Luna and Hotel La Perla on request. Please inform the organizers at isotopes2017@eawag.ch which of the shuttles you plan to take. Shuttles will run on a first com first serve basis.

Public transportation to Ascona (village) by bus  leaves Locarno every 15 minutes (bus line no. 1). Buses from Locarno to the Monte Verita run less frequently. Check the detailed timetable at www.postauto.ch or take a taxi. The Monte Verita can be reached from the village of Ascona in a short walk. See the map with public transportation stops.

Shuttle services during the conference

During the conference, shuttle buses will leave the Hotels La Perla and Hotel Luna at 08:00 in the morning to the Monte Verita conference center. It is also possible o reach the conference center with a short walk. Shuttle buses from the conference center to the Ascona hotels will leave at 22:00 after the evening session.

Friday, July 14

Shuttle buses leaving the Monte Verita to Locarno will start their service at noon (12:00) based on arrangements made on site.