Bolzano is located in the heart of the European Alps in the Autonomous Province of Bolzano in northern Italy. 83 km south of the main border crossing into Austria and 145 km north of Verona (IT), Bolzano lies on one of the primary transport routes connecting central and southern Europe.



Airport shuttle bus

South Tyrol Bus

Service directly to and from Munich, Milan, Verona and Innsbruck





Bolzano/Bozen Dolomites Airport

Tel. +39 0471 255255

Fax +39 0471 255222

Distance to Bolzano: 4 km

Bolzano/Bozen Dolomites Airport currently offers four daily flights to Rome and chartered flights to other European airports.



Verona Airport Valerio Catullo

Tel. +39 045 8095666

Fax. +39 045 8619074

Distance to Bolzano: 145km (1 hour 15 minutes by car)

Verona Airport Valerio Catullo offers flights to the following major European cities: Amsterdam, Barcelona, Bucarest, London Gatwick, Munich, Moscow, Paris and Vienna.


Milano Malpensa

Tel. +39 02 232323

Fax.. +39 02 74852047

Distance to Bolzano: 315km (3 hours by car)

There are good connections to all international airports. The airport is ca. 50km away from Milan but is connected by train and bus to the main train station in Milan.



Innsbruck Airport

Tel.+43 512 225250

Distance to Bolzano: 100km (1 hour 30 minutes by car)

Innsbruck Airport offers flights to the following major European cities: Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Hannover, Köln/Bonn, London Gatwick, Nizza, Preveza/Lefkas, Vienna.





The main railway route Verona-Bolzano-Brennero-Innsbruck-Munich provides connections to all major cities both north and south of the Alps. The Bolzano train station is located in the centre of town.

Travel times:

Verona - Bolzano: 1.5 hours

Innsbruck - Bolzano: 2 hours

Milan - Bolzano: 3.5 hours

Munich - Bolzano: 4 hours

Frequency of trains:

The Eurocity train offers rapid, daily connections to/from Innsbruck, Munich and Verona.

Regional trains offer hourly connections to/from Innsbruck, Munich and Verona.




Motorway A22 from Austria via Brennero, exit Bolzano/Bozen-Nord or Bolzano/Bozen-Süd

State Street SS12 from Austria via Brennero

State Street SS38 from Austria via Reschenpass

State Street SS12 from Verona


Distance from main European capitals in kilometres:

Innsbruck - Bolzano: 119 km

Verona - Bolzano: 155 km

Munich - Bolzano: 280 km

Milan - Bolzano: 288 km


Public Transportation

The city of Bolzano has an extensive network of bus connections to the city and surrounding areas. Taxis can be found throughout the city. Gondolas connect the city centre with nearby villages located on the high plateaus surrounding the city.