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There are 5 ways to get from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck Airport to Chiusa
  2. Take the bus from Chiusa to Bolzano

77€ - 108€

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Train via Brennero  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Brennero Brenner Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Brennero Brenner to Bolzano Bozen Re / ...

13€ - 39€

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Train  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bolzano Bozen Ecb / ...

19€ - 32€

Drive  •  1h 23m

  1. Drive from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano 123.3 km

15€ - 22€

Towncar  •  1h 23m

  1. Take a town car from Innsbruck Airport to Bolzano 123.3 km

210€ - 330€

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bolzano is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bolzano is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Bolzano is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Austria from Italy.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck Airport and arriving at Bolzano via Chiusa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Allerheiligenhoefe and arriving at Bolzano Bozen via Innsbruck Hbf and Brennero Brenner. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 6m.

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The distance between Innsbruck Airport (INN) and Bolzano is 85 km. The road distance is 123.3 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano without a car is to bus which takes 2h 46m and costs 75€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 2h 46m to get from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano, including transfers.

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Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano bus services, operated by Alto Adige Bus, depart from Innsbruck Airport station.

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Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano is to bus which takes 2h 46m and costs 75€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can train via Brennero, which costs 12€ - 40€ and takes 3h 6m.

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Map of how to get from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano.
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  • Distance: 85.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 46m

What companies run services between Innsbruck Airport (INN), Austria and Bolzano, Italy?

You can take a bus from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano via Chiusa in around 2h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano via Innsbruck Hbf and Brennero Brenner in around 3h 6m.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Brennero Brenner
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Brennero Brenner to Bolzano Bozen
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bolzano Bozen
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Brennero Brenner
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Brennero Brenner to Bolzano Bozen
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bolzano Bozen
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brennero Brenner to Bolzano Bozen
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 13€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
11€ - 13€
Bus operators
Alto Adige Bus
Phone
895 895 0831
Email
info@suedtirolbus.it
Website
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Innsbruck Airport to Chiusa
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Chiusa to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
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Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Innsbruck Airport to Bolzano
Estimated price
210€ - 330€

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Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano bus services, operated by Alto Adige Bus, arrive at Bolzano station.

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Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Bolzano Bozen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano is 123 km. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Innsbruck Airport (INN) to Bolzano.

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