How to move around in Trento city

The historical centre of Trento is walkable and very compact, so you can reach all the main monuments and points of interest in the city on foot in minutes. From Piazza Dante railway station it only takes a few minutes to get to the central Piazza del Duomo (550 metres) and Piazza Santa Maria Maggiore (450metres), less than 15 minutes to Piazza Fiera (1.1 km), the Castello del Buonconsiglio (700metres) and the Auditorium Santa Chiara (1.2 km).
Plus, the city offers a good urban and extra-urban public transport system which is managed by Trentino Trasporti Esercizio.
The buses allow you to reach all the districts of Trento and the surrounding villages from 5.30/6.00 in the morning right up until 11.30 in the evening. For more information regarding timetables and prices please check the official website of Trentino Trasporti Esercizio

The local Valsugana train connects Trento with the eastern part of the province right down to Bassano del Grappa and makes city stops at the Santa Chiara hospital, San Bartolameo, Villazzano and Povo-Mesiano. For more information regarding Trentino Trasporti for local Valsugana train click here.

The Trento-Malè-Mezzana local train, on the other hand, heads north towards Val di Non and Val di Sole, with a stop off at the commercial area at Trento Nord. Per informazioni su Trentino Trasporti per ferrovia Trento-Malé clicca qui.

Finally, it is possible to reach the charming mountain village of Sardagna with the cable car, that runs non-stop from 7.00am to 10.30pm on weekdays and holidays. Certain trips up even allow for the transport of bicycles. In the case of bad weather, when the cable car service is interrupted for safety reasons, an alternative bus service is provided. Per informazioni su Trentino Trasporti per funivia Sardagna clicca qui.

Tickets for urban public transport can be purchased at stations, tobacco shops, on board buses (which cost a little more) and even with your smartphone using the OpenMove application. If you already have the Trentino Guest Card you can travel for free on all public transport services within the province of Trentino; to find out how to get the Guest Card, and find out more about other advantageous offers, just click on this link.

In Trento you can even find Carsharing and Bikesharing services.Carsharing allows you to have a car at your disposal, thanks to a system of reservations and predefined parking lots. You’ll find all information you need on this link.

The E.motion Bikesharing service is widespread and popular throughout the city with a total of 19 stations; where you can rent traditional or electric public bicycles without having to return them to the pick-up station. Il servizio è attivo tutti i giorni 24 ore su 24. The service is active every day, 24 hours a day. Bicycles are picked up independently from the bike stations using the Mitt Smart Card or, for occasional users, purchasing short-term passes through the BicinCittà application. All the information you’ll need is here on this link.

For taxi just contact the Trento Taxi company by calling 0461 930002, texting a message to 340 9949655 or simply downloading the itTaxi application. Alternatively you can call the Trento Taxi company at 0461 1560007 or email at