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Other in information on how to reach Trento can be found in: FBK getting to Trento webpage
By Plane to Verona “Valerio Catullo” airport
(Verona-Trento by Train about 1 hour)
The closest airport is the international airport of Verona Catullo (VRN) (http://www.aeroportoverona.it/). The airport offers connections to the major European destinations, including the international hubs of Frankfurt, Paris, London Gatwick, and Rome, and some low-cost flights (RyanAir from Frankfurt and Bremen; Transavia from Amsterdam; Germanwings from Berlin, Bonn and London Stansted).
Verona is about 1 hour away by train from Trento. For tickets and timetable see Trenitalia (http://www.trenitalia.com) from Verona to Trento. Please, note that the last train to Trento leaves at 10:49pm from Verona station, so be prepared to spend one night in Verona in case your flight arrives later. From the Verona Catullo airport to the Verona railways station an Aerobus (http://www.aeroportoverona.it/) service is available all the days every 20 minutes (tickets can be purchased in the bus).
Please read additional notes on from Verona Airport to Verona Railway Station
Please read additional notes on from Verona Railway station to Trento
By plane to Milano “Malpensa”
(Milano-Trento by train about 3.5 hours)
The international airport of Milano Malpensa (http://www.sea-aeroportimilano.it) (MXP) can be considered to reach Trento (the train from Milan to Trento takes about 3.5 hours). From Malpensa airport take the Malpensa Express train into Milano, Stazione Nord (prices and timetables Malpensa Express http://www.malpensaexpress.it). Once there, take subway line 2 (green line) to reach the Central Train Station (prices and timetables ATM-MI public transportation (http://www.atm-mi.it). Then, from the Central Train Station in Milano, to reach Trento, take the train (prices and timetables FS train (http://www.trenitalia.com).
By plane to Milano “Linate”
(Milano-Trento by train about 3.5 hours)
The airport of Milano Linate (http://www.milanolinate.eu/en) (LIN) can be considered to reach Trento (the train from Milan to Trento takes about 3.5 hours). From Linate is just 7 km from the Milano city centre that can be easily reached with various airport bus lines and with ATM lines 73 and X73, which will take you to the terminal in only 25 minutes. Also the taxi can be considered.
By plane to the international airporto of Orio al Serio
By plane to the international airporto of Orio al Serio (Bergamo) (BGY). The airport is a basis for many low-cost flights (e.g., RyanAir from London Stansted, Paris Beauvais, Barcellona Girona, Valencia). For the connections to Trento can be considered public transportations or to rent a car; Please visit (http://www.sacbo.it/)
By plane to Venice “Marco Polo” airport
(Venice-Trento by train about 3.5 hours)
The international airport of Venice (http://www.veniceairport.it) (VCE) can be considered to reach Trento (the train from Venice to Trento takes about 2.5 hours). The Venice airport is well connected to the railway station of Venezia-Mestre. From the Venezia-Mestre railway station take the train to reach Trento (prices and timetables FS train (http://www.trenitalia.com). Timetables and additional information can be found at airport page (http://www.veniceairport.it) and at ATVO public transportation (http://www.atvo.it/) page.
By plane to Munich airport
(Munich-Trento by train about 4.5 hours)
The international airport of Munich (http://www.munich-airport.de/) can be considered to reach Trento. Trento can be directly reached by train from Munich (the train from Munich to Trento takes about 4.5 hours) for the schedule please visit the site of the German State railways http://www.bahn.de.
Train tickets can be purchased at the railway station. Italian train tickets must be stamped with the yellow machines available at the platform (binario) entrance before getting on the train. In buying your ticket you should specify the arrival station (Trento), the train you are planning to take (some InterCity trains require a supplement that is more expensive if purchased on the train) and the class: 1st (prima) or 2nd (seconda). First class is more comfortable and about 60% more expensive.
Find trains and purchase tickets online:
Once in Trento train station
Several Hotels in Trento are walking distance (2-10mins) from the Trento railway station; for example Grand Hotel Trento (2mins), Hotel Accademia (5mins), Hotel America (5mins)
If you prefer to use a taxi from the station to the hotel, there are always taxis waiting just outside the Trento station
By car via A22 motorway
If you are reaching Trento from the north, exit the A22 motorway at TRENTO NORD and follow the signs to go to the Trento city center.
If you are reaching Trento from the south, exit the A22 motorway at TRENTO SUD and follow the signs to go to the Trento city center.
Here’s a good link for getting detailed driving directions: http://www.viamichelin.it. Please note that trip advisors may still suggest: TRENTO CENTRO as A22 motorway, but this is closed.
Note: From Verona “Catullo” Airport to Verona "Porta Nuova" Railway Station
Just outside the "Arrivals terminal" of Verona airport you can find the shuttle to the railway station. (In any case you can ask for "The bus to the Verona Porta Nuova railway station")
- You can buy the ticket either directly on the bus (the solution I prefer) or inside the airport in a ticket booth.
- The cost of a one-way ticket is 5 Euro. (You can also buy the ticket to come back)
- The bus is available from 6.35am to 11.35pm every 20 minutes
- The duration of trip from the Airport to the station is around 20 minutes
Note: From Verona "Porta Nuova" Railway station to Trento
Once you arrived with the bus at the Verona station (the bus stops just in front of the railway station) you can buy the train ticket to Trento directly in the station (there are some ticket booths and some ticket vending machines available at the entrance of the station).
The costs of the tickets spans from around 10 Euro for the "Treno regionale", to 27 Euro for the "Frecciargento" train that is a fast train (available only two times during the day).
The duration of the trip from Verona to Trento is around 1 hour and 15 minutes for the "Treno regionale" (some of them 1 hour and 5 mins other 1 hour and 20 mins)- 55 minutes for the "Frecciargento" fast train.
Public parking near the Conference venue
The conference venue is located in the city centre (a limited traffic zone).
Public parking are available at:
- Piazzale San Severino
car parks: 342
the parking is free for max 2 hours from Monday to Friday, 8 am- 7 pm.
- Area ex Sit (Via Canestrini)
car parks: 80 (parking spaces marked out by dark blue lines upon payment)
220 (parking spaces marked out by white lines time restricted for max 2 hours)
- Nearest garages (upon payment) are:
- Piazza Fiera
Opening hours: 0.00 - 24.00
- Parcheggio Duomo (Piazza Mosna)
Monday-Saturday opening hours: 7.00 - 20.00
- Parking spaces located around the conference venue and marked out by dark blue lines: they are payment-only (charges indicated on the signs) from 8,00 to 19,30 pm of working days (Saturday included).