There are 6 ways to get from Geneva to Lake Garda by train, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Ec
  2. Fr
  3. Reg

$241 - $342

Cheapest option

Bus, carferry  •  10 h 14 min

  1. 405

$41 - $66

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. 284.3 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Verona, drive, carferry  •  9 h 45 min

  1. GVA - VRN

$101 - $447

Fly to Venice, train, line 164 bus, drive, carferry  •  10 h 5 min

  1. GVA - VCE

$82 - $315

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. GVA - MXP

$124 - $281

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Lake Garda, Italy?

You can take a train from Geneva to Lake Garda via Milano Centrale, Verona Porta Nuova, and Borghetto in around 8 h 23 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $410
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Verona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Verona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Verona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Geneva to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Peschiera Del Garda
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Desenzano
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Borghetto
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Peschiera del Garda
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Azienda Trasporti Verona Srl
Phone
+39 045 805 7922
Email
atv@atv.verona.it
Website
atv.verona.it
Bus from Peschiera del Garda Stazione FS to Garda
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
tech.atv.verona.it
Bus from Desenzano del Garda Stazione to Maderno
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
tech.atv.verona.it
SIA
Phone
(+39) 030 2889911
Email
sia@arriva.it
Website
trasportibrescia.it
Bus from Desenzano del Garda Station to Maderno
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
arriva.it
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Lake Garda is 356 km. The road distance is 455 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Lake Garda is to bus and carferry which costs SFr 40 - SFr 70 and takes 10 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Lake Garda is to drive which takes 4 h 54 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 100.

It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Geneva to Lake Garda, including transfers.