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

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Recommended option

Train, fly to Verona, drive, car ferry  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Verona (VRN) NAP - VRN
  3. Drive from Verona to Torri
  4. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

76€ - 321€

Cheapest option

Train, fly to Venice, car ferry  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Venice (VCE) NAP - VCE
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
  4. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

47€ - 439€

3 alternative options

Train, fly to Milan Linate, car ferry  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Linate (LIN) NAP - LIN
  3. Take the train from Milano Lambrate to Peschiera Del Garda
  4. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

54€ - 295€

Train, car ferry  •  9h 36m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi 1
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fa / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

49€ - 167€

Drive  •  7h 53m

  1. Drive from Sorrento to Lake Garda 796 km

100€ - 160€

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The cheapest way to get from Sorrento to Lake Garda is to train and fly and car ferry which costs 50€ - 300€ and takes 8h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Sorrento to Lake Garda is to train and fly and drive and car ferry which costs 75€ - 330€ and takes 6h 3m.

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The distance between Sorrento and Lake Garda is 635 km. The road distance is 796 km.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from Sorrento to Lake Garda, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Verona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sorrento to Lake Garda is 796 km. It takes approximately 7h 53m to drive from Sorrento to Lake Garda.

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Volotea and Alitalia offer flights from Naples Airport to Verona Airport.

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There are 5044+ hotels available in Lake Garda. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Sorrento to Lake Garda.
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  • Distance: 635.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 3m

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

There is no direct connection from Sorrento to Lake Garda. However, you can take the train to Napoli P. Garibaldi, take the walk to Garibaldi, take the bus to Aeroporto, take the walk to Naples airport, fly to Verona, take the drive to Torri, take the car ferry to Maderno, then take the drive to Lake Garda. Alternatively, you can take the train to Napoli P. Garibaldi, take the walk to Garibaldi, take the bus to Aeroporto, take the walk to Naples airport, fly to Milan Linate, take the walk to aeroporto di linate, take the line 73 bus to viale corsica, take the line 45 bus to stazione lambrate m2, take the walk to Milano Lambrate, take the train to Peschiera Del Garda, take the walk to Peschiera Stazione FS, take the bus to Garda, take the drive to Torri, take the car ferry to Maderno, then take the drive to Lake Garda.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 550€
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 130€
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 130€
Flights from Naples to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 190€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 850€
Flights from Naples to Venice via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 370€
Train operators
Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l.
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Lambrate to Peschiera Del Garda
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Trenord
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Train from Napoli Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 140€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
45€ - 65€
Base Standard
80€ - 110€
Base Premium
95€ - 140€
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 Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€
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 Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 80€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
1st Class
55€ - 80€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
15€ - 22€
Smart Low Cost
13€ - 18€
Smart Flex
28€ - 40€
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
35€ - 55€
Smart Low Cost
35€ - 50€
Smart Flex
70€ - 110€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Ferry operators

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