You will be responsible for booking and organising your travel to Biella as well as your accomodation. 

To assist you with your journey to Biella, please find the following information on travel and hotel bookings. If you require any additional guidance or support, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We look forward to welcoming here!


To ensure a smooth and comfortable travel experience to and from the nearest airports, we have organised individual and group transportation options outlined below.

Airports with transportation options

We provide transportation from the following airports:

  • Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) serves as a primary international gateway to the region, offering a wide range of flight options and traveller amenities.
  • Milan Linate Airport (LIN) is conveniently located and offers a combination of domestic and European/international flights.
  • Turin Caselle Airport (TRN) is another well-connected airport that offers numerous flight options for convenient access to Biella.

Reserving Transportation and Ridesharing Options

For a hassle-free experience, we strongly recommend pre-booking your car for a seamless journey from the airport to Biella. We also encourage participants to consider the option of sharing rides. Benefits of ridesharing include cost efficiency, networking opportunities with fellow participants, and reducing carbon footprint for a more sustainable event. We would be more than happy to assist in coordinating shared travels for those who are arriving around the same time.

Transportation Rates

Listed below are the available pricing options for the car service:

  • Individual Transportation: 250 – 300 EUR
  • Ridesharing for up to 3 passengers: 80 – 100 EUR
  • Ridesharing for up to 7 passengers: 40 – 80 EUR

 How to Book

Please follow these simple steps to secure your reservation:

  1. Click HERE to access the transportation booking form.
  2. Provide your contact details.
  3. Choose your arrival airport: Milan Malpensa (MXP), Milan Linate (LIN), or Turin Caselle (TRN).
  4. Let us know if you would like us to arrange ridesharing with fellow attendees arriving around the same time. We’ll arrange this cost-effective group travel.
  5. Our dedicated chauffeur service provider, Bruniera Chauffeur, will contact you directly to confirm your booking and accept credit card payment upon your arrival.

We look forward to welcoming you at Natural Fibre Connect 2023 in Biella, Italy. By taking advantage of our transportation options, you can focus on making the most of your time at the conference and exploring the beauty of Biella. Whether you choose individual transportation or opt for ridesharing to enhance your networking opportunities, we’re here to assist you every step of the way. Secure your booking now by following the simple steps outlined above, and feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions or need further assistance. Safe travels and see you soon in Biella!

Your questions answered


The nearest airports to Biella are Turin Airport, Milan Malpensa Airport, and Milan Linate Airport. These well-connected airports offer numerous flight options for convenient access to the city. Upon arrival at any of these airports, you have several transportation options to reach Biella. These include car rental, taxi, shuttle or train.

To travel from the airports to Biella, the most convenient options are to book a rental car or hire a taxi. The approximate travel time from all airports to Biella is around 1 to 1.5 – 2 hours.

Turin Airport as well as the airports in Milan offer commercial car rental services, allowing you the flexibility of driving to Biella at your own convenience. Alternatively, if you would like to hire a taxi for a comfortable and relaxed journey, we recommend Burniera Chauffeur taxi service. 

You can fill in this booking form to arrange an airport pick-up: Airport Transport Booking Form


You can also contact them through the following details:

For more information, visit their website at

There is also a train service available between Milan and Biella. You can research more details on

If you require a visa to enter the European Union, there’s a possibility that you’ll need a visa invitation letter. To ensure a smooth visa application process, we recommend gathering all the necessary information well in advance. If a visa invitation letter is indeed required, we would be more than happy to assist you by issuing one. Simply send an email to, providing us with your ticket order number and all the relevant details that should be included in the letter.

The conference ticket entitles you to access a bus shuttle service, which will run at designated times, transporting attendees between the main hotels, the conference venue Citta Studi, and dinner locations. Additionally, the mill tours in Biella and Prato include bus transportation.

If you intend to organize personal activities within the city and its surrounding areas, we recommend hiring a car.


For your stay during the conference, we recommend four hotels in Biella and surrounding areas. Arrangements have been made for a bus pickup service at these locations to ensure convenient transportation for all participants. To secure your room reservation, please contact the hotels directly.

Agora Palace

The Agora Palace Hotel offers modern elegance with exceptional hospitality. With 84 well-appointed rooms, two restaurants, and banquet halls for events, the hotel caters to various needs. Guests can also take advantage of the private garage with direct room access. This 4-star hotel is centrally located, making it a convenient base to explore Biella. It offers a scenic view of Zumaglini Park and easy access to the vibrant Via Italia.

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The Augustus Hotel offers a comfortable stay with attentive service. Conveniently located, it provides easy access to some of the city's most popular landmarks, including Chiesa della SS. Trinita and Campanile del Duomo di Biella. The hotel features a 24-hour front desk, concierge services, room service, and free parking for guests.

Relais Santo Stefano

Relais Santo Stefano, located just 5km from Biella's city centre in Sandigliano, offers a serene and picturesque setting. The property is nestled amongst the green countryside at the foot of Biella Alps. The hotel is well-known for its quaint environment and proximity to renowned restaurants. Guests can take advantage of the outdoor pool, lounge area, 24-hour front desk, baggage facilities, free wifi and complimentary parking.

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Relais Cascina Era

Relais Cascina Era is a charming 4-star hotel located in Sandigliano. With a beautiful garden, free private parking, and an on-site bar, guests can relax and unwind. The hotel offers free WiFi as well as a 24-hour front desk and concierge service. It is situated 16.2 miles from Castello di Masino and 26.1 miles from the Fortress of Bard.

Relais Cascina Era

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