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There are 4 ways to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda by train, car ferry, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, car ferry  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna Borgo Panigale to Bologna C.Le Reg
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Domegliara Reg / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno 2 / ...

$20 - $52

3 alternative options

Line 40 bus, train, drive, car ferry  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Aeroporto to Stazione Centrale 40
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Domegliara Reg / ...
  4. Drive from Domegliara to Torri
  5. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno 2 / ...

$22 - $55

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda 122.6 miles

$29 - $45

Towncar  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take a town car from Aeroporto to Lake Garda 122.5 miles

$35 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda is to train and car ferry which costs 17€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda is to towncar which costs 30€ - 120€ and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between Bologna Airport (BLQ) and Lake Garda is 135 km. The road distance is 196.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda without a car is to towncar which takes 2 h 13 min and costs 30€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda is 196 km. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda.

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Map of how to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda.
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  • Distance: 84.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Bologna Airport (BLQ), Italy and Lake Garda, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Lake Garda. However, you can take the train to Bologna C.Le, take the train to Verona Porta Nuova, take the train to Domegliara, take the drive to Torri, take the car ferry to Maderno, then take the drive to Lake Garda. Alternatively, you can take the line 40 bus to Stazione Centrale, take the walk to Bologna C.Le, take the train to Verona Porta Nuova, take the train to Domegliara, take the drive to Torri, take the car ferry to Maderno, then take the drive to Lake Garda.

Train operators
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 Borgo Panigale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Domegliara
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $5
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna
Ferry operators
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Aeroporto to Lake Garda
Estimated price
$35 - $140

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