Thanks to the agreement reached between RailAway AG and SwissRunners, of which Ascona-Locarno Run is a member, all public means of transport will be free to race participants.
Uniquely for this event, the free ticket will be valid for up to 7 days!
The outward journey must be made between the 11th and 18th of October and the return journey between the 17th and 24th of October.
Ascona-Locarno: ‘the perfect place for your run!’
There’s no need to worry about how you’re going to get around the Ticino region during your holiday to this splendid part of Lake Maggiore and the surrounding valleys – with Ticino Ticket, you are free to explore every corner of Switzerland’s most southern Canton!
By staying overnight in a hotel, youth hostel or campsite in Ticino, you will have the possibility to use public transport at no cost to you and receive tempting discounts on cableways, boat trips on the lakes, and entrance to the main tourist attractions in the Ticino region.
To take advantage of free public transport in Switzerland (SwissRunners Ticket)
All race participants benefit from free travel on public means of transport (in second class) exclusively across the Swiss territory, from the place of residence/starting point to the event location and return (in the GA area of validity along standard routes).
After registering to take part in the race, runners will receive two personal promo codes by e-mail or post.
By visiting the www.sbb.ch/ticketshop/b2c/sprache.do?en website and using the promo codes provided, you can print a free public transport ticket for your outbound journey and another for your return journey (valid for 1 calendar day) in second class.
You may leave between the 11th and 18th of October 2020 and return between the 17th and 24th of October 2020.
Important: the SwissRunners Ticket is valid for one person only, for both the outbound and return journey, and only in combination with the starting number (bib number).
Attention: should checks take place on the chosen means of public transport, you will be required to show both your ticket and bib number.
You will find additional information at sbb.ch/ascona-locarno-run