The Access Regulation (ZTL) in Bergamo covers a part of the historic center.
The ZTL is divided in 16 different ZTL.
There is also an LEZ in place in Bergamo.
For more details for the winter LEZs, see the Lombardia outside the Cities page.
key: blue line is the boundary of the ZTL
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
Need to Register?
If you need to enter the ZTL in Bergamo please contact
Call center ZTL
Piazzale Goisis, 6
Foreign vehicles affected?
Hours of operation
The permanent ones are:
Centro Storico di Città Alta
The temporary ones are:
Città Alta and Colli on public holidays from 10:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 19:00.
During daylight-saving time from 21:00 - 01:00.
Piazza Matteotti, the stretch between Via Roma and Via Tasso is closed for traffic daily from 08:00 - 18:00:
Via Raboni is closed daily from 17:30 - 19:30.
The following strrets are closed daily from 07:00 - 10:00 and 16:00 - 19:00:
Via Don Botta
V.lo Delle Torri
Via San Benedetto
Via San Tomaso
Via San Bernardino
L.go Five Vie
The ZTL is in operation during the school year in these streets:
Via Leone XIII, Don Bepo Vavassori, Via Cappuccini and Via Pradello Monday to Saturday from 08:15 - 08:45 - 12:15 - 12:45. And Monday to Friday from 13:45 - 14:15 and 15:45 - 16:15.
There is currently no Italian national scheme, but regional as well as individual city schemes.
However, there is a mobile phone app that can tell you when you are about to drive into a camera enforced ZTL.
National exemptions for all ZTL:
Categories stated by law: public transport, vehicles for disabled people with a registered disabled persons badge.
Resident’s vehicles, private car park owners, public utilities, hotel guests, vehicles owned by shops or companies inside the ZTL, delivery goods, car sharing, home care, visiting doctors, night-time surveillance, artisans, funeral company, voluntary organizations.
We focus on our website on information for people from outside of town. There are also exemptions for local residents, businesses and other operators. Go to the website Accessibilita à centri storici for more detailed information, in Italian.
Tourists who have their hotel in the ZTL are advised to talk to the hotel about the ZTL, to avoid fines.
Special exemptions may be granted, if there is an important need to enter the ZTL when it is in operation. For example loading / unloading, couriers, commercial activities etc. Talk to the local police about it, contact details below.
Vehicles with a total mass of maximum 3.5 tonnes can access the ZTL for loading and unloading at different times.
Permanently for the actual time of the loading or unloading in
Via Pelabrocco, Via Zambonate, Piazza Cavour, L.go Cinque Vie, Via San Bernardino, Via Moroni, V.lo Bancalegno, Via Quarenghi, Via Zambonate, Via Raboni.
From 07:00 - 10:00 and 15:00 - 16:00 in Centro Storico Città Alta.
From 06:00 - 10:00 in Via Tasso, Pianzetta Santo Spirito, Via Pignolo.
From 07:00 - 10:00 in Via XX Settembre, Via Sant'Orsola, Largo Rezzara, Via Sant'Alessandro, Via Borfuro, Piazza Pontida, Via Broseta.
From 10:00 - 12:00 in Via San Lazzaro.
Outside of the ZTL operating times you can do loading and unloading in these streets: Via San Francesco, Via S. Alessandr,o Via Don Botta, V.lo Delle Via San Benedetto, Via Via Pignolo, Via San Tomaso, Via Masone, Via Leone XIII°, Via Don Bepo Vavassori, Via Cappuccini.
Local name for the scheme
Zona a Traffico Limitato (ZTL) or Limitazioni della circolazione, the general name for all access regulation schemes, also used for LEZs.
For further information about this scheme go to this useful website.
Call center ZTL
Piazzale Goisis, 6
Bergamo city website