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There are 4 ways to get from Lake Garda to Venice by car ferry, bus, train 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

Car ferry, line 164 bus, train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Maderno to Torri 110 / ...
  2. Take the line 164 bus from Garda to Peschiera del Garda Station 164
  3. Take the train from Peschiera Del Garda to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$30 - $59

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  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 to Venice, Venice 427 / ...

$16 - $26

2 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Maderno to Torri 110 / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia Reg / ...

$20 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Lake Garda to Venice 117.3 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Lake Garda to Venice is to car ferry and bus which costs 13€ - 23€ and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Garda to Venice is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Lake Garda and Venice is 131 km. The road distance is 187.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Lake Garda to Venice, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Garda to Venice is 188 km. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Lake Garda to Venice.

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There are 4013+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lake Garda to Venice.
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  • Distance: 81.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

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 drive to Maderno, take the car ferry to Torri, take the drive to Garda, take the line 164 bus to Peschiera del Garda Station, take the walk to Peschiera Del Garda, then take the train to Venezia S.Lucia. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lake Garda to Venice via Maderno, Torri, Domegliara, and Verona Porta Nuova in around 4 h 15 min.

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 Peschiera Del Garda to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Peschiera to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
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 Peschiera del Garda to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Peschiera del Garda Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
atv.verona.it
Bus from Garda to Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
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 to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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