How to get from Verona to Sirmione?
The distance from Verona to the city of Sirmione, located on the shores of Lake Garda (Lago di Garda), is 40 kilometers. You can get to Sirmione from Verona by public transport in about an hour and 1.3 euros by bus. A taxi will cost about 80 euros. There is also an option to get on your own in a rented car, but it is suitable only for experienced travelers.
Consider in detail the pros and cons of each method:
If you are arriving at Verona airport, then here is the instruction on how to get to the central station.
From the Verona Central Station (Verona Porta Nuova) in Sirmione, the LN026 bus leaves once an hour, which makes 29 stops along the way – this is the cheapest way to get there. The final stop of the bus is in Desenzano del Garda. The ticket price is 1.3 euros, bought from a vending machine.
Bus stops in Sirmione:
- LUGANA DI S. – Punta Gro
- LUGANA DI S. – Carabinieri
- COLOMBARE – via Roma
- COLOMBARE – Cemetery
- Campsite San Francesco
A taxi from your hotel in the center of Verona to Sirmione will cost between 70 and 90 euros. The price depends on the exact address, travel time and traffic jams.
You can pre-order and pay for a transfer at a fixed price of 84 euros. This is the most expensive, but at the same time the most comfortable and fastest way to get there.
By rented car
Upon arrival at Verona airport, you can pick up a pre-booked car and immediately go on a trip. You can visit not only Sirmione, but also include the cities of Bardolino, Riva del Garda, Malcesine located along the lake, or stop by the amusement park Gardaland. Having your own car opens up great opportunities for exploring Italy.
The road from Verona to Sirmione will take you about 40 minutes non-stop. Be sure to check if your hotel has parking facilities.
A section of the A4 highway is paid, prepare 2.2 euros.