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Taking the train from Bolzano to Merano

The average train time from Bolzano to Merano is 42m, although it takes just 40m on the fastest Trenitalia services. There are around 30 trains per day running from Bolzano to Merano, the first train leaves Bolzano at 05:47 and the last train leaves at 22:03.

  • All trains depart from Bolzano station.
  • All trains arrive into Merano station.

Spend your day marvelling at the Art Nouveau buildings in Merano or have a nice stroll from Sissi's Path to Trauttmansdorff Castle with its stunning terraced gardens. If you travel by train, you can start to take in the beautiful views of the Alps from the comfort of your window seat, ready to explore the surroundings once you get off.

Want to learn more about travelling from Bolzano to Merano? Start your search for tickets in our Journey Planner at the top of the page or keep reading for train times, FAQs about the journey and tips on how to find cheap train tickets from Bolzano to Merano.

Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran by train

It takes an average of 42m to travel from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran by train, over a distance of around 16 miles (25 km). There are normally 22 trains per day travelling from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran and tickets for this journey start from £4.42 when you book in advance.

First train

05:45

Last train

22:03

Departure station

Bolzano/Bozen

Arrival station

Merano/Meran

Journey time

From 40m

Distance

16 miles (25 km)

Frequency

22 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From £4.42

Train and bus operators

Trenitalia

Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran for Saturday 20th July 2024. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
05:45 Bolzano/Bozen06:31 Merano/MeranTrenitalia Get tickets46m, direct
06:24 Bolzano/Bozen07:05 Merano/MeranTrenitalia Get tickets41m, direct
06:55 Bolzano/Bozen07:43 Merano/MeranTrenitalia Get tickets48m, direct
07:35 Bolzano/Bozen08:15 Merano/MeranTrenitalia Get tickets40m, direct
08:01 Bolzano/Bozen08:45 Merano/MeranTrenitalia Get tickets44m, direct
09:01 Bolzano/Bozen09:45 Merano/MeranTrenitalia Get tickets44m, direct

Trenitalia trains from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran

You can travel from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran on Trenitalia trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

Regional trains classes from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran

Compare the different travel classes offered by Regional trains when travelling from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran.

Onboard services on Regional trains

Discover more about the onboard services offered on trains from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran.

LuggageLuggageLuggage
  • You can take your bags on board Trenitalia's regional trains free of charge.
  • In most cases, there are no luggage size limits. You’ll need to make sure that your luggage is compatible with the space available on board.
RestaurantRestaurantFood and drink

At the moment, a restaurant service is not available on Trenitalia's regional trains. However, you can take your own food on board so pick up some snacks at the station before you set off.

WiFiWiFiEntertainment

Trenitalia's regional trains do not offer an entertainment portal on board. However, you can make use of your internet data, as well as charge your devices thanks to the power sockets that are available at your seat.

ChildPassengerChildPassengerTravel with children
  • Children under 4 can travel for free if they’re accompanied by an adult and a seat is not assigned to them.
  • Children aged 4-11 can get 50% off. Older children will need to have a full-price ticket.
ModeOfTransportBikeModeOfTransportBikeBikes
  • You can take your bike, hoverboard, monowheel or e-scooter free of charge if it can be folded and doesn’t exceed these dimensions: 120 x 80 x 45cm.
  • If your bike can’t be folded, you’ll need to buy a bike ticket or another Second Class ticket.
PetPetPets
  • Small pets can travel on Trenitalia's regional trains free of charge if they’re placed in a carrier or cage with max dimensions of 70 x 30 x 50cm.
  • Bigger dogs are allowed on all trains if they have a ticket, they’re kept on a leash and equipped with a muzzle.
  • Guide and assistance dogs are allowed on all trains at no additional cost.
WheelchairWheelchairSpecial Assistance

If you need to request special assistance, you can call the toll-free number 800 90 60 60 which can be reached from a landline in Italy, or the national number +3902323232 which can be reached from a landline or mobile, even from abroad (international calling charges may apply).

InfoInfoOther

Air-conditioning is available on Trenitalia's regional trains.

Cheap train tickets from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran

The price of train tickets from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran starts at £4.42 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran take?

The average journey time by train between Bolzano/Bozen and Merano/Meran is 42 minutes, with around 22 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Bolzano/Bozen and Merano/Meran by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran is 40 minutes.

How much does the train from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran cost?

Train ticket prices from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran can start from as little as £4.42 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran without having to change trains. There are 22 direct trains from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran leave?

The first train from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran leaves at 05:45. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran leave?

The last train from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran leaves at 22:03. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Bolzano/Bozen and Merano/Meran by train?

Trains travelling from Bolzano/Bozen to Merano/Meran cover a distance of around 16 miles (25 km) during the journey.

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