There are 4 ways to get from Lake Garda to Bologna by train, car ferry, bus or car

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  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Borghetto to Verona Porta Nuova Reg
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...

$153 - $192

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  5 h 22 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 Bologna, Bologna 453 / ...

$18 - $28

2 alternative options

Car ferry, line 164 bus, train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Maderno to Torri 110 / ...
  2. Take the line 164 bus from Garda to Peschiera del Garda Stazione FS 164
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa

$20 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Lake Garda to Bologna 125.1 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lake Garda to Bologna is to car ferry and bus which costs 15€ - 25€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Garda to Bologna is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Lake Garda and Bologna is 140 km. The road distance is 200.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Lake Garda to Bologna, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Lake Garda to Bologna via Borghetto and Verona Porta Nuova in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Borghetto to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Azienda Trasporti Verona Srl
Phone
+39 045 805 7922
Email
atv@atv.verona.it
Website
atv.verona.it
Bus from Garda to Peschiera del Garda Stazione FS
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
tech.atv.verona.it
Bus from Garda to Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
tech.atv.verona.it
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Verona to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Verona to Bologna *Int_BOLZANO*
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Ferry operators

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