There are 7 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Garda by plane, car ferry, train 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

Fly to Verona, car ferry  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Verona (VRN) ZRH - VRN
  2. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

$87 - $412

Cheapest option

Train, car ferry  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Peschiera Del Garda Fr / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno 2 / ...

$65 - $121

5 alternative options

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train, car ferry  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Peschiera Del Garda
  4. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

$108 - $324

Fly to Lugano, train, car ferry  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Peschiera Del Garda
  4. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

$125 - $322

Fly to Venice, train, car ferry  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Peschiera Del Garda
  3. Take the car ferry from Torri to Maderno

$89 - $348

Train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Desenzano Fr / ...

$114 - $176

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Garda 271 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Garda is to drive which costs SFr 65 - SFr 95 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Garda is to drive which takes 4 h 43 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 95.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Lake Garda is 256 km. The road distance is 434 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Garda, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Lake Garda, Italy?

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Garda via Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, Milano Centrale, and Desenzano in around 6 h 51 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $400
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Peschiera Del Garda
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Peschiera Del Garda
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Desenzano
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Peschiera
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Peschiera
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Desenzano del Garda
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Peschiera del Garda
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
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