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There are 3 ways to get from Lake Garda to Milan by taxi, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Taxi, train  •  1h 33m

  1. Take a taxi from Lake Garda to Desenzano
  2. Take the train from Desenzano to Milano Centrale Fr / ...

60€ - 86€

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Toscolano to Brescia - Terminal SIA S202
  2. Take the train from Brescia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...

19€ - 44€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 38m

  1. Drive from Lake Garda to Milan 84.1 miles

17€ - 26€

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The cheapest way to get from Lake Garda to Milan is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Garda to Milan is to taxi and train which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 1h 33m.

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The distance between Lake Garda and Milan is 118 km. The road distance is 134.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lake Garda to Milan without a car is to taxi and train which takes 1h 33m and costs 60€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 1h 33m to get from Lake Garda to Milan, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Garda to Milan is 135 km. It takes approximately 1h 38m to drive from Lake Garda to Milan.

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Map of how to get from Lake Garda to Milan.
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  • Distance: 74 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

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

There is no direct connection from Lake Garda to Milan. However, you can take the taxi to Desenzano then take the train to Milano Centrale. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lake Garda to Milan via Toscolano, Brescia - Terminal SIA, and Brescia in around 2h 19m.

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 Desenzano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brescia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Website
trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Desenzano del Garda to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Italo Treno
Train from Brescia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Italo Treno
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 Desenzano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
13€ - 16€
Train from Brescia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5€ - 13€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
10€ - 13€
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Brescia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
trenitalia.com
Bus operators
SIA
Phone
(+39) 030 2889911
Email
sia@arriva.it
Website
arriva.it
Bus from Toscolano to Brescia - Terminal SIA
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Schedules at
arriva.it
Other operators
Taxi from Lake Garda to Desenzano
Ave. Duration
41m
Estimated price
50€ - 65€

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