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There are 5 ways to get from Pula to Lake Garda by ferry, train, car ferry, car, plane or shuttle

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Recommended option

Ferry, train, car ferry  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pula to Venice
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Peschiera Del Garda Fr / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno 2 / ...

$105 - $146

Cheapest option

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Pula to Kozina
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  3. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno 2 / ...

$54 - $91

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Pula to Lake Garda 285.1 miles

$65 - $100

Fly from Pula, drive, car ferry  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Verona (VRN) PUY - VRN
  2. Drive from Verona to Torri
  3. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

$83 - $465

Shuttle, shuttle to Trieste, fly, drive, car ferry  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Pula to Rovinj
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Rovinj to Trieste Airport
  3. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Verona (VRN) TRS - VRN
  4. Drive from Verona to Torri
  5. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

$158 - $858

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pula to Lake Garda is to train and car ferry which costs 340 kn - 600 kn and takes 10 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pula to Lake Garda is to drive which costs 440 kn - 650 kn and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Pula and Lake Garda is 263 km. The road distance is 456.2 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 29 min to get from Pula to Lake Garda, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Pula Airport to Verona Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pula to Lake Garda is 456 km. It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to drive from Pula to Lake Garda.

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Alitalia, Jet2.com, Croatia Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Pula Airport to Verona Airport.

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There are 3780+ hotels available in Lake Garda. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pula to Pula Airport is to shuttle which takes 15 min and costs 60 kn - 90 kn.

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Map of how to get from Pula to Lake Garda.
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  • Distance: 164.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 29 min

What companies run services between Pula, Croatia and Lake Garda, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Pula to Lake Garda. However, you can take the ferry to Venice, take the walk to Venezia, take the line 2 bus to Stazione MESTRE FS C4, take the walk to Venezia Mestre, take the train to Peschiera Del Garda, take the walk to Peschiera del Garda Station, take the line 164 bus to Garda, take the drive to Torri, take the car ferry to Maderno, then take the drive to Lake Garda. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pula to Lake Garda via Kozina, Kozina, Trieste, Trieste Centrale, Verona Porta Nuova, Domegliara, Torri, and Maderno in around 10 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pula to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Pula to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Pula to Verona via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $320
Flights from Pula to Verona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Trieste to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Flights from Trieste to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Pula to Verona via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Trieste to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Trieste to Verona via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Pula to Verona via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
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 Venezia Mestre to Peschiera Del Garda
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre to Peschiera
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Pula to Kozina
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $19
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Pula to Rovinj
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $33
Private
$35 - $70
Shuttle from Rovinj to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$41 - $45
Private
$140 - $340
Ferry operators

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