Finding out about the city
For tourist information on Trento and the surrounding area the reference point is the Tourist Office for Trento, Monte Bondone and the Valle dei Laghi, Trentino Tourist Office in Via Manci 2, open every day from 9.00 to 19.00
tel. 0461.216000, www.apt.trento.it, email@example.com
How to get to Trento
By car: from the A22 Brennero motorway, exit at Trento Centro (around 90 km from Verona nord and 58 km from Bolzano), taking the SS n. 12 Abetone-Brennero road along the Adige valley. If you are coming from Padova, Bassano or Belluno take the SS n. 47 Valsugana road (superstrada), whereas if you are arriving from the Lombardia side of Lake Garda you can take the SS n. 45bis Gardesana occidentale road.
For information about roads and traffic: call freephone number 800.994411, organised by the Autonomous Province of Trento.
By train: Trento is on the Verona-Brennero-Munich line. EC, IC, Eurostar and Interregionali trains to/from Verona and Bolzano stop at the station.
Direct link to Venice-Mestre via Valsugana-Bassano del Grappa-Castelfranco Veneto.
By plane – the nearest airports are: Bolzano (60 km), Verona (97 km), Treviso (140 km), Brescia-Montichiari (160 km), Venice (173 km), Milan Linate (223 km), Milan Malpensa (250 km), Bologna (220 km), Innsbruck (177 km).
How to get about by car in Trento
The most central area of the city is a limited traffic zone, where vehicles may not circulate from 00.00 to 24.00 either during the week or on Sundays and public holidays. In the city, car parking spaces which you have to pay to use are delimited by blue lines, payment being required from 8.00 to 19.30 from Monday to Saturday.
Availability of parking: Via Petrarca, Via Sanseverino, Via Monte Baldo.
Set down areas to allow passengers to get on/off: in Lung’Adige Monte Grappa and Via Bernardo Clesio, in the square of the former Zuffo area, close to the bus stop for the shuttle service to the centre, for which there is a charge.
For further information contact: Polizia Municipale di Trento, tel. 0461.889111.
SQUARE IN FORMER ZUFFO AREA at the Trento Centro motorway exit: 19 places, parking and camper service available for a charge
VIA SOLTERI: 10 camper van spaces
PIAZZALE SANSEVERINO: 5 spaces with the possibility of remaining for a maximum of 48 hours.
the square of the former Zuffo area at the Trento Centro motorway exit; Monte Baldo car park at the crossroads of Via Monte Baldo and Via Sanseverino; Ghiaie car park c/o PalaTrento in Via Fersina; Piazzale Sanseverino; former SIT area in Via Canestrini.
The former Zuffo – Monte Baldo – Ghiaie (c/o PalaTrento) car parks are linked to the city by the following public transport services.
The Zuffo car park is linked to the city by public transport (car park shuttle and line 2) running every 10 minutes at peak time and every 15 minutes off-peak; the Monte Baldo car park is served by the car park shuttle service, running every 10 minutes at peak time and the PalaTrento car park (line A and car park shuttle) is linked to the city centre by a service running every 15 minutes. The car parks have machines with automatic ticket dispensers for this service; the ticket must be punched once on board.
Covered fee-charging car parks:
Autosilo Buonconsiglio, Via Petrarca 1/5 (open 6.00 - 24.00);
Car park in Piazza Fiera (open 0.00-24.00);
Parcheggio Duomo, Piazza Mosna (open 7.00 - 20.30 from Mon. to Sat.);
Centro Europa (open 7.00-20.30 from Mon. to Sat.);
Autorimessa Europa, Via Roggia Grande 16 (open 7.30-20.00 from Mon. to Fri., 7.45-12.45 Sat.);
Parcheggio Trento Fiere, via Bomporto (open 7.00-20.00 from Mon. to Fri.).
Trento without barriers
Bus lines A, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 15 and 17 are equipped to carry disabled people. The Handicap help desk managed by the Handicrea cooperative in Via S. Martino 46 (tel. 0461.239396), open from 9.00 to 12.00 and from 13.30 to 17.00 from Monday to Friday, provides information about services for disabled people, accommodation in tourist facilities and leisure time.
Operational from 7.00 to 22.30 with services every 15 minutes at peak times (7.00-9.00, 11.30-14.30 and 17.00-20.30) and every 30 minutes at other times.
Medical emergencies: 118
Out-of-hours chemists: http://www.farmacietrentino.it/01/turni.htm
S. Chiara Hospital: tel. 0461.903111
Out-of-hours medical service: tel. 0461.915809
Municipal police: tel. 0461.889111
Police station: tel. 0461.899511
Carabinieri 112 - 0461.202000