Accommodation and getting around
Accomodation and getting around
Ascona is a renowned tourist destinationa with a rich variety of accommodation options. It is a small town and moving around it on foot is your fastest and most enjoyable option. Ascona is connected to Locarno by public bus service, running regularly (last ride at 00.28 a.m.). A park & ride with a free shuttle bus service is also available to guests from and to the lakefront.
Travel to Jazz Ascona by public transport
You can travel to Ascona comfortably first by train to Locarno and from there by bus route No.1 to the bus stop Ascona-Posta
Additional services are offered for the urban bus routes during the festival. Night buses from Ascona, Posta to Locarno, Minusio and Tenero (Camping): 22:28, 22:58, 23:28, 00:28 – last bus to Brissago 23:16 (Fri.-Sat. 01:16)
Last trains from Locarno to Bellinzona (connections to Lugano-Chiasso at Giubiasco) with stops at every station: 22:35, 23:05, 23:35, 00:05*.
*Please note that during the nights of 22-23, 26-27, 27-28 the TILO S20 rail services between Locarno and Cadenazzo will be replaced by a bus service due to construction works. Prolonged journey times must be taken into account. Connections cannot be guaranteed. The SBB online timetable will be updated. Information and timetable on www.ffs.ch
Park & Ride
700 parking spaces, free of charge, at the former Ascona airport, with a shuttle service to and from the lakefront from 6.15 p.m. until 01.15 a.m.