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Train fares to Venice from Garda

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Train fares to Venice from Garda


We are staying in Garda in early June and note from previous posts that we can get the train to Venice from Peschiera and wondered if anyone could tell us the approx costs.

Many thanks.

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1. Re: Train fares to Venice from Garda

you can look up the fares and times on the Trenitalia website

select a date a few days in the future but not after the 12th of June, not all trains are posted.

If you take a regional train, least expensive but takes longer

the ES city, a little faster and hence more money, but you will have an assigned seat unlike the regional train.

You want to select a train that arrives at VE SL. ( Venice Santa Lucia), Mestre (Venice) is on the mainland.

buy your tickets in Italy, it's very easy to do at the train station


good luck!

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2. Re: Train fares to Venice from Garda

Use the aforementioned website to check timetable.

As a general rule in italy there are 2 types of train. Regional and Eurostar/EC Intercity. The Eurostar type although being faster are quite often twice as expensive as regional.

As an example Peschiera to Venice

Regional - 1h54m €7.90 single

Eurostar - 1h27m €18.50 single

There are more ES/EC trains than Regional ones on this link so your choice of cheaper trains is restricted.

When I use trains in Italy I generally turn up and buy a ticket for the next train. Pot luck if it is ES or Regional

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3. Re: Train fares to Venice from Garda

DON'T FORGET to add the cost of the bus between Garda and Peschiera: 2.30 Euros each way with "Tariffa 3" (brown color ticket).


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4. Re: Train fares to Venice from Garda


Many thanks for all your most helpful replies. It is so helpful to have information like this before we go. Trip Advisor scores ten out of ten again ! I am sure I will be asking for some more advice before we depart.

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5. Re: Train fares to Venice from Garda

Just remember (for added flexibility) you can also use the alternate routing via Verona instead of Peschiera i.e. train from venice to verona, hence bus to Garda (same bus whose timetable was linked in a previous post).

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