The region around Lake Garda is among Europe's most beautiful holiday destinations
The region around Lake Garda in Northern Italy is among Europe's most beautiful holiday destinations. With ÖBB Sparschiene, you can travel to Rovereto or Verona for as little as € 29.-. From there, you can quickly reach the most beautiful places around the lake.
Travel overnight from Vienna
The ÖBB Nightjet takes you daily from Vienna, Leoben and Klagenfurt directly to Verona, Peschiera and Desenzano del Garda. With ÖBB Sparschiene Europa, you can travel to Lake Garda's southern shore for as little as € 29.-. Tickets for children under the age of 15 cost as little as € 9.-. Discounts are available for groups of 6 persons or more.
Travel during the day from Tyrol
The DB-ÖBB Eurocity trains operate 5 times a day from Munich directly to Rovereto and Verona via Kufstein and Innsbruck. ÖBB Sparschiene Europa tickets from Innsbruck to Lake Garda are available for as little as € 29.-. Families save twice: own children or grandchildren under the age of 15 travel along for free. From Rovereto onwards, there are good bus connections to many towns along the lake - for example to Riva del Garda, and from there onwards to Malcesine.
How to get your ticket
You can get your Sparschiene ticket from the ÖBB customer service at +43 (0)5 1717, at the ÖBB ticket counters or from travel agencies selling train tickets. The offer is limited - it is therefore advisable to book your ticket well ahead of time.
To Lake Garda by rail and bus
During the summer, the ATV express buses take you daily from Verona train station to the lakeside resorts along Lake Garda's southern shore. The most popular resorts include Lazise, Cisano, Bardolino and Garda.