There are 5 ways to get from Lake Garda to Florence by train, car ferry, 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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Train  •  4 h 34 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 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$157 - $204

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Maderno to Torri 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Peschiera del Garda to Florence, Florence 531

$25 - $38

3 alternative options

Car ferry, bus, train  •  5 h

  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 train from Verona Porta Nuova to Firenze Campo Marte Fa

$38 - $54

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Lake Garda to Florence 180.8 miles

$40 - $65

Car ferry, fly  •  7 h 4 min

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

$71 - $346

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The cheapest way to get from Lake Garda to Florence is to car ferry and bus which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 10 min.

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

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The distance between Lake Garda and Florence is 215 km. The road distance is 289 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Lake Garda to Florence, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Lake Garda to Florence via Borghetto, Verona Porta Nuova, and Bologna C.Le in around 4 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Verona to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Flights from Verona to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Verona to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Verona to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Verona to Florence via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Verona to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
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
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
tech.atv.verona.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Peschiera del Garda to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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