How to reach us

Train
The Hotel Il Chiostro in Intra is located about 10 km away from the railway station: every 30 minutes a public bus (direction “Verbania Trobaso”) pass through and reaches the hotel in 15 minutes.
For the bus schedule,  we recommend you to visit the  VCO Trasporti website.
To view train schedules, you should visit the Trenitalia website.

Ferry boat
From Laveno you can reach Verbania Intra in about 20 minutes crossing by ferry. The pier is approximately 10 minutes’ walk from the Hotel Il Chiostro; otherwise you can take the public bus to the stop “Piazza Cavour” (100 meters from the hotel).
To view the ferry schedules, we suggest you to visit the site of the Navigazione Laghi.

By car
The A8 motorway connects Lake Maggiore with Milan. The A26 motorway connects the western shore of the lake with Alessandria, the Liguria region and the motorway A4 Milan-Turin.
Direction: Gravellona Toce
Exit: Verbania
From Switzerland: either over the Simplon Pass to Domodossola and then the A26 to Gravellona Toce, or over the Gotthard/S. Bernardino Passes to Locarno and southwards till Verbania.

Airplane
The nearest airport is Milan Malpensa, where from you can reach Verbania thanks to the Alibus service (upon reservation). For details on the service, we suggest you to view the SAF Duemila site.

Verbania is also accessible from Milan Linate airport: every 30 minutes a direct bus goes to Milan Centrale train station, from which there’s a train about every hour, direct to Domodossola, stopping in Verbania.