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There are 3 ways to get from Florence to Lake Garda by train, car ferry, car or plane

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Train, car ferry  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Campo Marte to Verona Porta Nuova Fa / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno 2 / ...

$39 - $62

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Lake Garda 178.5 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, drive, car ferry  •  5 h 51 min

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

$69 - $343

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Lake Garda is to train and car ferry which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Lake Garda is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Florence and Lake Garda is 215 km. The road distance is 285.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Florence to Lake Garda, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Verona Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Lake Garda is 286 km. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from Florence to Lake Garda.

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Lufthansa, Alitalia and Air Dolomiti offer flights from Florence Airport to Verona Airport.

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There are 3683+ hotels available in Lake Garda. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Lake Garda.
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  • Distance: 134.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Lake Garda, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Florence to Lake Garda. However, you can 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 drive to Lake Garda.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Flights from Florence to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Firenze Campo Marte to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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