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Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Bozen-Bolzano campus

Bozen-Bolzano is the main campus of the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, with the central offices and four of the five Faculties: Economics and Management, Engineering, Design and Art, Agricultural, Environmental and Food Sciences. 

How to get there

The main entrance is in Universitätsplatz 1-Piazza Università 1, 39100 Bozen-Bolzano

Here you can find useful information to plan your trip to Bozen-Bolzano. 

By rail

On of the best ways to get to Bozen-Bolzano is by train: The train station is only a few minutes' walk from the university. 

By car

If you travel to Bozen-Bolzano by car, consider that the A22 motorway is often congested as it is one of the main connection roads from North to South. 
Please note: the city center of Bozen-Bolzano is a limited traffic zone, which means that you cannot access it by car. Please take care not to cross the gates to avoid sanctions. 
Parking: street parking is permitted only in designated areas (blue stripes), for a short period and against payment. We advise you to park your car in the hotel garage (if you stay in Bozen-Bolzano overnight) or at the Bozen Mitte Centro car park and then to proceed on foot. 

By air 

The nearest international airports are in Bolzano, Innsbruck (Austria) and in Verona (Italy). South Tyrol is less than two hours by car from Verona and Innsbruck. Other airports such as Bergamo, Treviso, Venice and Munich are over 200 km away. 

Useful numbers 

Traffic Information Office: tel. +39 0471 200198, 
Autostrada del Brennero A22: 
Local Police: tel. +39 0471 997788 
Emergency phone number: 112 
Tourist Information Office: tel. +39 0471 307000 
Radio Taxi: tel. +39 0471 981111 

Accommodation in Bozen-Bolzano

Bolzano is a touristic city and therefore we strongly advise you to make your hotel booking well in advance. 

Here you will find some useful links for room booking

Tourist office Bozen-Bolzano
Booking Bolzano
Booking South Tyrol
Home to Go Bolzano
Airbnb Bolzano

Sightseeing in Bozen-Bolzano

Bozen-Bolzano is a place where different cultures meet, and intercultural exchange takes place. In art, for example, paintings by Giotto and works by the Gothic school coexist, while in architecture, the unusual contrast between the German and the buildings offer an interesting contrast. Visiting the city means discovering the fusion between Mediterranean and central Europe culture. 

Below you can find the opening hours of all tourist attractions in Bolzano. The art-historical itinerary and the Cityguide are available at the Tourist Board

Museums in Bozen-Bolzano 

In the space of just a decade, several museums have sprung up in the city of Bozen-Bolzano to preserve, organise and promote an inestimable cultural heritage that had remained in the shadows for centuries. In addition to Ötzi, the Man from Similaun, the city's museums also focus on nature, local customs, religious cults, and modern and contemporary art. 

Further information: Visit the Tourist Board, contact them +39 0471 307000 or send an email to