There are 4 ways to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda by train, bus, car or shuttle

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

Train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Desenzano Fr / ...

$23 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Verona 411 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Verona - Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS to Desenzano - Via Anelli - Porto Ln026

$10 - $17

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda 99.1 miles

$23 - $35

Shuttle, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Aeroporto M.Polo to Verona
  2. Take the bus from Verona - Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS to Desenzano - Via Anelli - Porto Ln026

$41 - $234

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda is to bus which costs 8€ - 15€ and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Desenzano - Via Anelli - Porto via Verona - Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Venice Airport (VCE) and Desenzano del Garda is 141 km. The road distance is 158.5 km.

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The best way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda without a car is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs 19€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda, including transfers.

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Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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The best way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs 19€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 8€ - 15€ and takes 3 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda.
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  • Distance: 87.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

What companies run services between Venice Airport (VCE), Italy and Desenzano del Garda, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. ItaloTreno also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice Airport (VCE) to Desenzano del Garda via Verona and Verona - Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS in around 3 h 28 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 Venezia Mestre to Desenzano
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Desenzano del Garda
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SIA
Phone
(+39) 030 2889911
Email
sia@arriva.it
Website
trasportibrescia.it
Bus from Verona - Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS to Desenzano - Via Anelli - Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arriva.it

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