Solbiate is a northern Italian municipality ( comune ) with 2543 inhabitants ( 31 December 2012) in the Province of Como in Lombardy. The municipality is situated approximately 12 km west-southwest of Como and about 8.5 km east-southeast of Varese.


Through the community's former Strada Statale 342 Briantea leads (now a provincial road ) from Bergamo to Varese. The railway station on the former railway line Como- Varese has been inflated to the part of the track between Malnate and Grandate 1966.