There are 4 ways to get from Lake Garda to Ancona by car ferry, train, bus, 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.

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Car ferry, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Maderno to Torri 110 / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona Rv / ...

$44 - $82

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Maderno to Torri 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Garda to Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova 164 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Verona to Ancona 453

$30 - $49

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Lake Garda to Ancona 259.7 miles

$60 - $90

Car ferry, drive, fly  •  7 h 17 min

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

$69 - $304

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The distance between Lake Garda and Ancona is 321 km. The road distance is 415.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Lake Garda to Ancona, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Verona Airport to Ancona Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Garda to Ancona is 416 km. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from Lake Garda to Ancona.

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Ryanair, Volotea, Air Dolomiti and Lufthansa offer flights from Verona Airport to Ancona Airport.

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There are 571+ hotels available in Ancona. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lake Garda to Ancona.
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  • Distance: 200.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

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

There is no direct connection from Lake Garda to Ancona. However, you can take the drive to Maderno, take the car ferry to Torri, take the drive to Domegliara, take the train to Verona Porta Nuova, take the train to Bologna C.Le, then take the train to Ancona. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lake Garda to Ancona via Maderno, Torri, Garda, Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova, and Verona in around 9 h 51 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Verona to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Verona to Ancona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Verona to Ancona via Catania
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Verona to Ancona via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
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 Ancona
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
Bus operators
Azienda Trasporti Verona Srl
Phone
+39 045 805 7922
Email
atv@atv.verona.it
Website
atv.verona.it
Bus from Garda to Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
atv.verona.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Verona to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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