There are 6 ways to get from Venice to Malcesine by train, bus 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

Train via Verona Porta Nuova  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Borghetto Reg

$87 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Gardaland 400
  2. Take the bus from Gardaland to Malcesine 483

$10 - $16

4 alternative options

Train, line 483 bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Peschiera Del Garda Fr / ...
  2. Take the line 483 bus from Garda to Malcesine 483 / ...

$25 - $45

Train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Rovereto Ec

$18 - $33

Train, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova to Garda 164 / ...

$13 - $41

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Malcesine 112.5 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Malcesine. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Malcesine via Gardaland. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Venice and Malcesine is 124 km. The road distance is 180 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Malcesine without a car is to train which takes 4 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Venice to Malcesine, including transfers.

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Venice to Malcesine bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Malcesine is to train which takes 4 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 28 min.

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Venice to Malcesine bus services, operated by Azienda Trasporti Verona Srl, arrive at Malcesine station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Malcesine is 180 km. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Venice to Malcesine.

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There are 2601+ hotels available in Malcesine. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Malcesine.
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  • Distance: 77.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Malcesine, Italy?

You can take a train from Venice to Malcesine via Verona Porta Nuova and Borghetto in around 4 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Malcesine via Gardaland in around 4 h 28 min.

Train operators
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 S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Borghetto
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Rovereto
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$25 - $30
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Peschiera
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
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 Venezia Santa Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Peschiera del Garda
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 S.Lucia to Peschiera Del Garda
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Azienda Trasporti Verona Srl
Phone
+39 045 805 7922
Email
atv@atv.verona.it
Website
atv.verona.it
Bus from Garda to Malcesine
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
atv.verona.it
Bus from Gardaland to Malcesine
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
atv.verona.it
Bus from Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova to Garda
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
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.

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 Gardaland
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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