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There are 2 ways to get from La Spezia to Lake Garda by train or car

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Train  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Desenzano Fr

$96 - $134

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 45m

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Lake Garda 159.5 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from La Spezia to Lake Garda is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from La Spezia to Lake Garda is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 45m.

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The distance between La Spezia and Lake Garda is 187 km. The road distance is 255.2 km.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Lake Garda without a car is to train which takes 5h 11m and costs 80€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m to get from La Spezia to Lake Garda, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Spezia to Lake Garda is 255 km. It takes approximately 2h 45m to drive from La Spezia to Lake Garda.

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There are 3860+ hotels available in Lake Garda. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from La Spezia to Lake Garda.
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  • Distance: 116.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 11m

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Lake Garda, Italy?

You can take a train from La Spezia to Lake Garda via Milano Centrale and Desenzano in around 5h 11m.

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 La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Desenzano
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Desenzano del Garda
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
italotreno.it

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