By Car to Val Gardena

Val Gardena can be reached by car on the Brenner Motorway (A 22). If you are driving from the North towards Val Gardena, you need to follow the Verona - Trento - Bolzano route. Take the motorway exit at Chiusa/Val Gardena. Follow the road to Ortisei (takes about 20 minutes to Ortisei). After you pass Ortisei, the next resort you are entering is Santa Cristina and Selva Gardena follows. Once arrived at Val Gardena, you won't need the car anymore. You will reach the skiing pistes by cable cars and ski lifts. At Val Gardena you will be able to travel by bus from one location to another. If you need to plan your trip in advance and avoid to be surprised by heavy snowfalls or other extreme weather conditions, check the state of car traffic at Val Gardena and South Tyrol on call 0039 (0) 471 200198.

By Train to Val Gardena

Val Gardena is connected by railways to the rest of Italy and with the Northern Europe. There are Intercity and Eurocity trains linking Val Gardena to most of the big cities in Northern Italy and Germany, Switzerland, France, etc. These trains stop in Bolzano and Bressanone, some of them even in Chiusa. For more information regarding train travel to Val Gardena and International fast train connections to Val Gardena, please visit

From Germany, Austria, Netherlands and Belgium you can reach Val Gardena by IC trains (Intercity) and EC trains (Eurocity) - departing from Munich, Innsbruck and Brennero towards Bressanone or Bolzano. There are trains with the final destination Chiusa. From the destination train stations (Bressanone and Bolzano), there are regular bus transfers to the resorts of Val Gardena (Ortisei, Santa Cristina and Selva di Val Gardena).There are many hotels in Val Gardena offering bus shuttle transfers (pick-up services) from the train stations in Bolzano and Bressanone to the hotels in Val Gardena. You need to check in advance with your hotel in Val Gardena if such transfer can be made possible.

From Munich central train station, there are bus transfers heading to the ski resorts of Val Gardena. These buses have their final destination S. Antonius Square from Ortisei.

Bus Transfers and Reservations

Silbernagl Bus Service
0039 0471 706633

Price for a return bus ticket is: 66 EUR

By airplane to Val Gardena

The nearest airports to Val Gardena are Bolzano Airport, Innsbruck Airport, Verona Airport, Munich Airport, Bergamo Airport and Milan Airport .

From United Kingdom and Ireland, you can fly withRyanair, a low-cost airline, to Milan Aiport, Bergamo/Orio al Serio (BGY) Airport and Venice/Treviso Airport(TSF). Easyjet flies towards Venice/Marco Polo Airport (VCE) and Innsbruck Airport in Austria. British Airways flies to Innsbruck and Verona from Great Britain and Scotland.

Low Cost Bus Transfers to Val Gardena

Low-cost bus transfers from Bergamo and Verona to Val Gardena:

Helicopter Transfers to Val Gardena

For private and super-fast helicopter transfers anywhere in Val Gardena from the main north Italian airports, see

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