There are 4 ways to get from Munich to Lake Garda by bus, car, car ferry, train, subway or plane

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Bus, drive, car ferry  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich to Affi
  2. Drive from Affi to Torri
  3. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno 2 / ...

$40 - $58

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Train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from München Ost to Trento Ec
  2. Take the train from Trento to Borghetto Reg / ...

$175 - $237

Drive  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Lake Garda 264.4 miles

$60 - $95

Subway, fly, drive, car ferry  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Verona (VRN) MUC - VRN
  3. Drive from Verona to Torri
  4. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

$73 - $306

Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich and Lake Garda is 283 km. The road distance is 423 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Lake Garda without a car is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Munich to Lake Garda, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Verona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Lake Garda is 423 km. It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to drive from Munich to Lake Garda.

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Air Dolomiti offers flights from Munich Airport to Verona Airport.

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There are 3935+ hotels available in Lake Garda. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Lake Garda.
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  • Distance: 176.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Lake Garda, Italy?

You can take a train from Munich to Lake Garda via Trento and Borghetto in around 6 h 37 min.

Airlines
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Ost to Trento
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
bahn.de
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 Trento to Borghetto
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Trentino trasporti esercizio S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0461 821000
Email
info@ttesercizio.it
Website
ttesercizio.it
Train from Trento-Stazione Fs to Borghetto-Trenitalia
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ttesercizio.it
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
Bus operators
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Ferry operators

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