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There are 4 ways to get from Lake Garda to Florence 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  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the car ferry from Maderno to Torri 110 / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Firenze Campo Marte Fa / ...

$39 - $60

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  7h 10m

  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, Verona to Florence, Florence 534 / ...

$25 - $39

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 6m

  1. Drive from Lake Garda to Florence 180.8 miles

$40 - $65

Car ferry, drive, fly  •  5h 42m

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

$69 - $343

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lake Garda to Florence is to car ferry and bus which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 7h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Garda to Florence is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3h 6m.

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The distance between Lake Garda and Florence is 215 km. The road distance is 289.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Lake Garda to Florence, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Verona Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Garda to Florence is 289 km. It takes approximately 3h 6m to drive from Lake Garda to Florence.

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

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There are 6130+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lake Garda to Florence.
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  • Distance: 134.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 22m

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

There is no direct connection from Lake Garda to Florence. 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, then take the train to Firenze Campo Marte. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lake Garda to Florence via Maderno, Torri, Garda, Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova, Verona, Verona, Florence, Florence, and Villa Costanza in around 7h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Verona to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Flights from Verona to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Verona to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Verona to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Verona to Florence via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
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 Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
1h 7m
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, Verona to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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