Following you can find some guidelines to make sure, that travelling by public transport in the Trentino becomes a pleasure for you and your four-legged friend.
Principally dogs are carried by public transport in the Trentino, if the required space is available so that other passengers are not disturbed.
On local public transport (buses)
The Trentino transport system “Trentino Trasporti” comprises buses, the Trento-Malè Marilleva Railway Line and city buses in Trento and Rovereto. Small dogs, which can be held in your arms are transported for free. For all taller four-legged companions, you have to buy a ticket, excluded from this are companion dogs. Regardless of the size of the dog, it has to be kept on a lead, must wear a muzzle and must not annoy the other passengers.
Travelling by train is allowed for dogs in the Trentino. Also here your four-legged friend has to be kept on a lead and must wear a muzzle. Small dogs which can be carried in a container (max. 70x30x50 cm) are transported for free, for all other dogs you have to buy a 50 % reduced ticket. Excluded from this are companion dogs. The vaccination certificate resp. EU pet passport must be carried along.
On ships (Lake Garda)
On the ships which operate on Lake Garda, dogs are welcome if the requested space is available. For the security of all passengers, also here your four-legged friend has to be leashed and must wear a muzzle, the lead must not be longer than 1.5 m. Dogs with a shoulder height up to 50 cm are transported for free, taller dogs need an own reduced ticket. On hydrofoil boats only small dogs in a container carried on your lap are allowed. Excluded from this are companion and seeing-eye dogs, they are transported for free on all boats.
On cable cars
Also on cable cars dogs are basically welcome. It is obligatory that your four-legged companion wears a muzzle and is leashed. If you have to buy a ticket also for your dog, depends on the single mountain railway operator. Please inform yourself about the valid regulations before you start your cable car ride.