On the road by train & bus

A car-free holiday in Merano and environs

Discounts and other benefits

You can enjoy our holiday in Meran & Environs to the fullest – thanks to the unique location of our hotel near the town of Meran and the public transport system der (Vinschger train and bus). Furthermore, you can enjoy various advantage cards which are offered to you in our wellness hotel in Meran.

We have compiled the most important ones for you here:


The MeranCard can be obtained all year round during a stay at La Maiena Meran Resort. The Card is issued from your first overnight stay and includes a variety of ser-vices. The card is valid for the entire stay. The MeranCard is valid for 7 days. Guests who have booked a longer stay, receive a second Card after 7 days.

With the MeranCard you can enjoy a number of services for free or at discounted prices.

  • Use of all public transportation throughout South Tyrol
  • Rides on public cable cars in South Tyrol, which include the cable cars to Renon/Ritten, San Genesio/Jenesien, Maranza/Meransen, Meltina/Mölten, Colle/Kohlern and Verano/Vöran as well as the the narrow-gauge railway on the Ritten Mountain and the cable railway up to the Mendel Mountain. Private cable cars are not included.
  • One-time entrance to more than 90 museums in South Tyrol
  • 10% discount on bike and ski rentals at “Papin Sport” and „Sportservice Erwin Stricker” rental stations

The card is valid for the whole period of your vacation. Should you stay for longer than one week, you are entitled to another benefits card. The card must be validated each time you use public transportation or visit a museum. To be able to benefit from the discounts provided by the MeranCard, you must show the card.

Who gets the MeranCard?
All guests of selected partner companies in Merano and Environs get a card of their own. Children between the ages of 6 and 14 get a junior card. Children under 6 years of age do not require a MeranCard. The card is personalized and cannot be transferred.

museumobil Card

With the museumobil Card you enjoy free public transport and free access to over 90 museums and exibitions in South Tyrol!

The card is obtainable as a 7 day or a 3 day card as well as an adult and a children card (aged 6-14).

Price listadults (from 14 years)junior (6-13 years)
museumobil Card 3 days30 euro15 euro
museumobil Card 7 days34 euro17 euro

museumobil Card (download PDF)

bikemobil Card

The Venosta railway line, running 60 km from Meran to Mals in the upper Vinschgau valley, is connected to an extensive bicycle-and-hiking-network. There is an outstanding cycling path that leads all the way from Mals to Meran winding slowly downhill through fruit orchards and picturesque meadows, following the ancient roman trade route “Via Claudia Augusta”.
Following in the steps of this ancient trade route provides ideal cultural and natural attractions for the bicycling enthusiast. Travelling by train and bicycle along this road through the Vinschgau valley is simply the best and most environmentally friendly way to discover the beautiful landscape of Meran and environs.

bikemobil Card

With the bikemobil card you receive a ticket for the public transport system and a full-day bicycle rental. It is not allowed to carry the bike on public means of transport.

Bicycle Rental Service Bici Alto Adige
Six railway stations on the line Merano - Malles are furnished with bicycle rental services: in Meran at the goods station area (Güterbahnhof), in Naturns, Latsch, Spondinig, Schlanders and Mals.
Bicycle rental information:
www.suedtirol-rad.com or Tel. +39 0473 201 500
www.papinsport.com or tel. +39 0474 913 450

price listadults (from 14 years)junior (6-13 years)
bikemobil Card 1 day25 euro12,50 euro
bikemobil Card 3 days30 euro15 euro
bikemobil Card 7 days35 euro17,50 euro


Holidays 360° - Discover South Tyrol with the Mobilcard.
To travel with the outstanding South Tyrolean public transport has its own charm.

You can make journeys to the countryside or the cities, take hiking-tours with different starting and ending points, or simply enjoy the scenery.
The Mobilcard allows you to travel throughout South Tyrol for a whole week, for three days or for one day.

The card enables the owner the use of all public means of transportation belonging to the South Tyrol Integrated Transport Network:

  • Regional trains (not Eurostar/Intercity) in South Tyrol (Brenner – Trento, Mals – Innichen)
  • All town and extra-urban bus services
  • The cable cars to Ritten, Meransen, Jenesien, Mölten, Vöran and Kohlern
  • The narrow-track railway on Ritten Mountain and the cable railway up to the Mendel Mountain
  • One return journey using the Swiss Post Bus from Mals to Müstair

price listadults (from 14 years)junior (6-13 years)
7-days South Tyrol28 euro14 euro
3-days South Tyrol23 euro11,50 euro
1-day South Tyrol15 euro7,50 euro
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