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There are 5 ways to get from Athens to Lake Garda by plane, car, car ferry, train or bus and ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly, drive, car ferry  •  6h 51m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Verona (VRN) ATH - VRN
  2. Drive from Verona to Torri
  3. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

$118 - $381

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Train, bus and ferry, car ferry  •  23h 53m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova Rv / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno 2 / ...

$167 - $289

Train, bus and ferry, car ferry via 3^ Torresi  •  24h 23m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Rv / ...
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova Rv / ...
  5. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno 2 / ...

$155 - $278

Drive, car ferry  •  27h 47m

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
  3. Drive from Venice to Lake Garda

$173 - $362

Drive  •  19h 57m

  1. Drive from Athens to Lake Garda 1270.3 miles

$300 - $450

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Lake Garda is to fly and drive and car ferry which costs 100€ - 340€ and takes 6h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Lake Garda is to fly and drive and car ferry which costs 100€ - 340€ and takes 6h 51m.

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The distance between Athens and Lake Garda is 1374 km. The road distance is 2032.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6h 51m to get from Athens to Lake Garda, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Verona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Lake Garda is 1h behind Athens. It is currently 4:40 PM in Athens and 3:40 PM in Lake Garda.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Lake Garda is 2032 km. It takes approximately 19h 57m to drive from Athens to Lake Garda.

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Volotea, Lufthansa, Aegean Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Verona Airport.

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There are 4073+ hotels available in Lake Garda. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42m and costs 9€.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Lake Garda.
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  • Distance: 858.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 51m

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Lake Garda, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Athens to Lake Garda. However, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Verona, take the drive to Torri, take the car ferry to Maderno, then take the drive to Lake Garda. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Athens to Lake Garda via Larissa, Larissa, Bologna, Marconi, Stazione Centrale, Bologna C.Le, Verona Porta Nuova, Domegliara, Torri, and Maderno in around 23h 53m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Athens to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Verona
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Verona
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$17 - $22
1st Class Ticket
$24 - $30
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$34 - $39
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$42 - $46
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$19 - $24
1st Class Ticket
$27 - $35
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$37 - $43
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$46 - $51
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
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