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Practical Information - Trento

Verona is the closest airport linked by fast and frequent trains to Trento, about 60 minutes away.

Local Contact Information:

Elisabetta Nones

University of Trento, via Calepina 14 – 38123 Trento (Italy)

Email: elisabetta.nones(at)unitn.it  

Tel: +39 0461 283411 Mobile: +39 335 7262703

Venue Details:

‘Archaeology Room’ in the Sociology & Social Research Building, Via Giuseppe Verdi, 26, Trento

Hotel Information:

Our local host has suggested four hotels in the neighbourhood of the venue:.

HUMANE cannot guarantee that these are the best rates available particularly now with the many online hotel providers such as booking.comhotels.com, etc, and we suggest you also check online.

Accademia Hotel (***)

Vicolo Colico 4/6, 38122 Trento. tel. +39 0461 233600

Email: info(at)accademiahotel.it  Webpage

Special Rates: 

Single room: € 74 or € 116 (junior suite, single occupancy)

Double room: € 122 (classic) € 145 (superior) € 176 (junior suite)

Double room, single occupancy: € 86 (classic) € 106 (superior)

Triple room: € 137 (classic) € 152 (superior)

Please book by email or phone using this reference: HUMANE

Distance from the meeting venue: about a 10 minutes walk

Grand Hotel Trento (****) 

Via Alfieri 1, 38122 Trento. tel. +39 0461 271703

Email: reservation(at)grandhoteltrento.com  Webpage

Special Rates: 

Double room: € 104 (classic) € 124 (Deluxe) € 154 (junior suite)

Double room, single occupancy: € 94 (classic) € 114 (Deluxe) € 144 (junior suite)

Please book by email or phone using this reference: HUMANE

Distance from the meeting venue: about a 10 minutes walk

Aquila d’Oro (****)

Via Belenzani 76, 38122 Trento. tel. +39 0461 986282

Email: info(at)aquiladoro.it  Webpage

Special Rates: 

Single room: € 80 or € 90 (Queen Size) Double room: € 145

Double room, single occupancy: € 105

Please book by email or phone using this reference: HUMANE

Distance from the meeting venue: about a 10 minutes walk

Hotel America (***)

Via Torre Verde 50, 38122 Trento  tel. +39 0461 983010

Email: info(at)hotelamerica.it  Webpage

Special Rates: Single room: € 72 Double room: € 110

Double room, single occupancy: €82 Triple room: €140

Please book by email or phone using this reference: HUMANE

Distance from the meeting venue: about a 10 minutes walk

Accompanying Person:

Would you like to bring somebody to attend the social programme with you? It's possible to have an accompanying person. The fee is €80. This allows your accompanying person to attend the lunches on both days and dinner on Thursday night. This does not allow access to the seminar sessions. Please reserve your accompanying person when you register or email the Secretariat.

Lunch and Dinner:

Lunch on Thursday and Friday plus dinner on Thursday will be provided for participants.

Please inform the HUMANE secretariat about any special dietary needs as soon as possible by returning the Participant's Information Form to the Secretariat

Social Programme:

Subject to change.

Thursday Dinner - On Thursday evening following a guided tour of the MUSE (the Trento Science Museum) the HUMANE Dinner will be at the MUSE.

Staying after the Seminar?

Trentino is quite a spectacular region with many sightseeing options. Our local hosts would like to suggest :

- tour of Trento city centre managed by the local tourist agency - check out this link

- visit of the main museums and historical sights of the area, such as the MUSE (Science Museum in Trento) and the MART (contemporary art museum in Rovereto), the Castle of Buonconsiglio in Trento

- tour to Lake Garda or to the mountain areas of the region.

Getting to Trento

Verona is the closest airport linked by fast and frequent trains to Trento, about 60 minutes away.

How to reach Trento and Trento University

Trento is located in the north east of Italy close to the Austrian border. The distance between Verona and Trento is approximately 90 km and it will take you about 60 minutes to travel from Verona to Trento by train. Book your ticket directly to Trento.

Train

From various places in Europe you can book direct trains to Trento main Railway Station.  

Two main lines reach Trento: the Brennero line (from Rome to Innsbruck) and the Valsugana line (from Venice to Trento).

Timetable details from Ferrovie dello Stato or Öbb-Italia or Deutsche Bahn 

Ticket costs:

Regional train from Verona to Trento (8 euros) – 1hour 10 mins traveling time

Intercity trains from Verona to Trento (between 10 and 25 euros) - 45 minutes traveling time

High-speed rains from Milan or Venice to Verona - between 20 and 35 euros

Flying

The closest airports to Trento are the following:

Verona (90 km from Trento) 

Bergamo (180 km) 

Innsbruck (180 km)

Milano Linate (215 km)

Venezia (220 km)

Bologna (230 km)

Milano Malpensa (265 km)

Munich (360 km)

From most of the above airports you may take a shuttle bus to the closest railway station, from where you can reach Trento. Please check the airports website link to find out about the local connections.

 From Verona Catullo airport

By public transport – Public bus service (every 15 minutes – € 6) to the train station and from there train connection direction North (towards Bolzano or Brenner – about 1hour 10mins – € 8 to € 20)

By taxi – 150 euros (estimated)

From Innsbruck airport

By public transport – Public bus service (every 20 minutes – 10 euros) to the train station and from there train connection direction South (towards Brenner/Verona/Bologna – about 3hours – € 25/35)

From Munich airport

By public transport – Public bus service or train (every 15/20 minutes) to the train station and from there train connection direction South (towards Innsbruck/Brenner/Verona/Bologna – about 4hours 30 mins – € 50/70)

From Milan airports

By public/private bus services to Milan Central Station (Malpensa is about 1 hours, Linate is about 40 minutes away). Milan Malpensa is connected to Milan Central Station by regional train (1 hour travelling time).

From Milan-Bergamo Orio al Serio airport

Flixbus connection to Trento (3 hours – € 12)

Train or bus connection to Milan central station (1 hour) and then by train to Trento via Verona Central Station.

From Venice Marco Polo airport

Bus or taxi connection to Venice Central station and then by train to Trento via Verona Central Station

Car or coach

You can reach Trento by the following roads: 

Strada Statale dell'Abetone e del Brennero SS12; 

Autostrada del Brennero - A22 motorway; coming by A22 please take the Trento Sud exit (Trento centro is closed) and follow the SS12 to Trento centro;

Superstrada della Valsugana for those coming from Venice SS47; 

Strada Statale 45 bis (Gardesana Occidentale) for those coming from Brescia

Trento is a Flixbus stop 

Parking in Trento: You can find a map here.

Town travel system

Trento has an efficient urban travel system run by Trentino Trasporti. Extra urban buses are run by the same company (visit Trentino Trasporti spa website). Taxis can be caught anywhere in town or booked by phone (+39) 0461 930002.

Further information

The Trentino region has many interesting monuments scattered all around its territory. Visit www.visittrentino.it

To find out more about the town of Trento visit: the town website or Discover Trento

Disclaimers

Please note that HUMANE and the University of Trento will not be able to admit you to the Seminar if you have not registered and have received a confirmation of acceptance from the HUMANE Secretariat. If you are not already registered then please do so here as soon as possible so that you may secure your place and avoid any embarrassment upon arrival at Trento.  If you need any clarification about your registration please don’t hesitate to contact the Secretariat.  We will do everything we can do to help.

Please note that neither HUMANE or any of the host institutions where HUMANE events take place are liable for any losses, accidents or damage to persons or objects, regardless of the cause. Participants and accompanying persons attending any HUMANE events do so at their own risk and responsibility.