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

Recommended option

Carferry, train via Verona Porta Nuova  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the carferry from Maderno to Torri
  2. Take the train from Borghetto to Verona Porta Nuova Reg
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$45 - $80

Cheapest option

Carferry, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the carferry from Maderno to Torri
  2. Take the train from Peschiera Del Garda to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$42 - $71

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Lake Garda to Trieste 208.9 miles

$50 - $75

Carferry, fly  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the carferry from Maderno to Torri
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Trieste (TRS) VRN - TRS

$92 - $350

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

There is no direct connection from Lake Garda to Trieste. However, you can take the drive to Maderno, take the carferry to Torri, take the drive to Borghetto, take the train to Verona Porta Nuova, take the train to Venezia Mestre, then take the train to Trieste Centrale. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lake Garda to Trieste via Maderno, Torri, Garda, Peschiera del Garda Stazione FS, Peschiera Del Garda, and Venezia Mestre in around 6 h 46 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Verona to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Verona to Trieste via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Verona to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Verona to Trieste via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Verona to Trieste via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
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
Train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Peschiera Del Garda to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lake Garda and Trieste is 240 km. The road distance is 334 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lake Garda to Trieste is to carferry and train which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 6 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Lake Garda to Trieste is to drive which takes 3 h 28 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Lake Garda to Trieste, including transfers.