Orsara Bormida is about 10 km from Acqui Terme and a half hour drive from Alessandria. We are less than an hour to the north of Genoa, and about an hour and a half south east of Turin and Milan.
Nearest airports are Genoa – C Colombo (75 km), Turin (105 km) and Milan (129 km).
Nearest train station is at Acqui Terme (10 minutes) or Alessandria (30 minutes).
Trains go from Acqui Terme to Genoa via Ovada, to Turin via Asti, and to Milan via Alessandria. (Note that G. Cornigliano station close to Genoa Airport is on the right side of town in terms of access to Acqui Terme.)
By car: Two and a quarter hours from Italian side of Mont Blanc tunnel. Nearest motorway junctions are at Ovada and Alessandria Sud - both about 25 minutes from the house.
Top photo: The village of Orsara Bormida
Bottom photo: The hot water fountain in Acqui Terme, our nearby town