/Status of Mountain Passes

Mountain Passes Hours of Operation:

Aprica: OPEN all year round
Bernina: OPEN all year round
Forcola: OPEN (closed during winter season) – transit prohibited to vehicles exceeding 18 tons of weight
Foscagno: OPEN all year round
– Gavia: OPEN (closed during winter season) transit prohibited to vehicles exceeding 2.80 m of height and 3.5 tons of weight
Maloja: OPEN all year round
Mortirolo: OPEN (closed during winter season)
S. Marco:  OPEN (closed during winter season)
Umbrail/S. Maria: OPEN (closed during winter season) – transit prohibited to vehicles exceeding 18 tons of weight, 2.50 m of width and 10m of lenght  
Spluga: OPEN (closed during winter season)
Stelvio: OPEN (closed during winter season) on the side of the Alto Adige: transit ban for vehicles with a length of more than 10.50 m. From the part of Bormio: prohibition of transit for vehicles with a height exceeding 3.30 m.
 – Crossing of the Gallen/Tunnel Munt La Schera: OPEN all year round with toll. Tunnel Munt la Schera is open 24 hours a day with alternate one-way transit (maximum height 3.60 meters – maximum width 2.50 meters

In the event of adverse weather conditions, the alpine passes are subject to temporary closure.
It is advisable to inquire before starting your trip.

For information

  • Polizia Stradale (Highway Police) Sondrio Tel. +39 0342 545011
  • Carabinieri Bormio Tel. +39 0342 903700
  • Office information Bormio Tel. +39 0342 903300

Snow-chain requirements
From October 15 to April 30, all motor vehicles on all the roads of the Valtellina are required to use winter (snow) tires or must carry snow chains.