There are 4 ways to get from Lake Garda to Venice by taxi, 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

Taxi, train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Fr

$84 - $109

Cheapest option

Carferry, bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. 3 / ...
  2. 164 / ...
  3. 400

$18 - $30

2 alternative options

Carferry, bus, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. 3 / ...
  2. 164 / ...
  3. Fr / ...

$20 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. 117.3 miles

$28 - $45

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

There is no direct connection from Lake Garda to Venice. However, you can take the taxi to Desenzano then take the train to Venezia S.Lucia. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lake Garda to Venice via Maderno, Torri, Garda, Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova, and Verona Porta Nuova in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Desenzano to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
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 Verona to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Lake Garda to Desenzano
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lake Garda and Venice is 131 km. The road distance is 188 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lake Garda to Venice is to carferry and bus which costs 15€ - 27€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Lake Garda to Venice is to drive which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 24€ - 35€.

It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Lake Garda to Venice, including transfers.