Va dove ti porta il treno: Trenord and Mantua Italian Capital of Culture 2016

Va dove ti porta il treno: Trenord and Mantua Italian Capital of Culture 2016
Culture travels by Trenord: «Va' dove ti porta il treno» is the exclusive initiative for students, families, and all those who wish to visit Mantua Italian Capital of Culture in 2016.

Trenord is providing an extensive offer to promote using the train as a fast, cheap and sustainable means of transport: it will be possible to use special promotional fees for the trip, and discounts on entry to Museums and Monuments, as well as offers on accomodation in the city of Mantua.

The Trenord Service and Offers for Mantua Capital of Culture 2016

Visitors can reach Mantua on board one of the 20 daily trains to and from Mantua on the Milan-Lodi-Cremona-Mantua line. A total of more than 24,000 train seats offered to visitors every day.
The rolling stock serving this line is made up of Vivalto trains with 6 air-conditioned double-decker carriages, accessible to disabled people and equipped with more than 700 seats.

Trenord Promotional Tickets

Return tickets for students under the age of 26
From 30 April, it will be possible for young people between the ages of 14 and 26 to purchase a special return ticket lasting 48 hours over weekends, to reach Mantua from all stations throughout Lombardy, for just 20 Euro.

Return tickets for families
Starting from 30 April, there is also a special return ticket available to families - 2 adults and children between the ages of 4 and 14 - from all stations throughout Lombardy, for just 46 Euro. In this case, too, the ticket lasts 48 hours.

Return tickets from Milan
From Milan, the standard return fee for Mantua is just 23 Euro.

Special fees for schools and groups
School groups and groups of at least 10 people can take advantage of special railway fees. Groups can reach Mantua by train from all over Lombardy with a 20% discount on the ticket price for people above the age of 14 and 50% for children between the ages of 4 and 13.
In order to use a "Group Discount", it is necessary to book at least five working days before the date planned for the trip. Further details on the procedure for the request and on the discounted fees are available on this link.
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Reduced fees for entry to Museums and Monuments

Regular Trenord customers who present their IO VIAGGIO/ITINERO card from Trenord - within its period of validity - or their ordinary ticket with Mantua as a destination, no older than three days, in the ticket offices of Museums and Civic Monuments managed by the Municipality of Mantua may receive a special discount on entry of  up to 50%.​ For further information click here.

Free Time Giromincio Offer (train + ferry on the Mincio)

These initiatives are added to the Free Time Giromincio offer already available and dedicated to those who wish to spend a day in Mantua and visit the territory. This special package deal includes a return ticket to Mantua and the ticket to travel by ferry on the Mincio River for just 15 Euro for children between 4 and 13 years of age, and 22 Euro for adults. Furthermore, those who choose to take advantage of this offer have the right to a traditional menu at 19 Euro in one of the participating restaurants in the historical centre of Mantua. Further information is available on this link.

Special discounts on accommodation in Mantua

Reaching Mantua by train will be even more affordable for those who purchase their tickets online through the Trenord e-Store and App, thanks to the special discounts on accommodation in the Mantua Holiday and Hotel Casa Poli hotels.
Further information on these offers will be available on the website
Tickets can be purchased in ticket offices, retail points, Trenord and Trenitalia vending machines, and online through the Trenord e-Store and App.
For further information on train timetables and TrenorD offers, visit