Bolzano, Gateway to the Dolomites


The city of Bolzano is located within a magnificent valley. Iits mediaval centre, not far from the bustling "piazza”, features many colourful shops and traditional eateries. The bilingual province capital is strikingly European. Here, North meets South, German precision marries Italian fantasy. The clear blue sky shines year-round over the country roads and the surrounding mountains and lakes. Nowhere else do life and work find a more beautiful balance.




Where are we?

The city of Bolzano is quickly and easily accessible by car, train or airplane. The European Academy (EURAC) is just a 10 minutes walk from the centre.


By car

Driving directions for participants
Driving directions for event plannesr or speakers

- Brennero highway A22, exit Bolzano South/North to the city centre
- Main road SS 12 from Trento and from Brennero to the city centre
- Main road SS 38 from the Resia pass to the city centre
- Highway "MeBo" from Merano to the city centre


Please park your car at the nearby multi-storey park  "Bolzano Centro" in the Mayr Nusser street.
Signs will show you the way to the EURAC, which you can reachable  in a short 10- minutes walk. You can find more information about car parksing places here.


Train connections

Direct trains to Bolzano (IC and EC): Trenitalia, ÖBB and DB
The train station of Bolzano lies in the centre of the city, a 15 -minutes walk by foot from the EURAC

Travelling time by train

- Rome - Bolzano: 6 hours
- Milan - Bolzano: 3.5 hours
- Verona - Bolzano: 1.5 hours
- Venice - Bolzano: 3 hours
- Innsbruck - Bolzano: 2 hours
- Munich - Bolzano: 4 hours


Air connections

Bolzano Dolomiti Airport
The airport is 10 minutes away from EURAC by car.

Verona Villafranca Airport
1 hour and 15 minutes by car
1 hour and 45 minutes by shuttle bus - booking required

Innsbruck Airport
1 1/2 hours by car

Munich Airport
3 hours by car
4 hours by shuttle bus - booking required

3 hours by car
4 hours by shuttle bus - booking required

Bergamo Airport

4 hours by shuttle bus - booking required