Why fly to Lake Garda?
Lake Garda is a picture perfect Italian town that's steeped in history and enjoys a breathtaking panoramic mountainscape as its backdrop. Verona Airport services this jewel of the Mediterranean, and you can easily book Lake Garda flights and holidays through easyJet.
Verona is well worth spending a day or two before moving on to the beautiful towns and villages that run around the Lake, such as Sirmione, Riva del Garda, Malcesine, and Limone sul Garda.
The local cuisine is mouth-watering, and you can enjoy lakeside views from many bars and restaurants. There are also several historical landmarks, as well as theme parks for the kids.
Getting to Lake Garda from Verona Airport
As Lake Garda doesn’t have its own airport, you’ll need to fly to nearby Verona when you book flights to Lake Garda. You can book a hire car or airport transfer from Verona Airport through easyJet or take the bus or taxi to your chosen destination.
Things to do and must-see attractions in Lake Garda
The area is home to theme parks, historic castles, cobbled streets, and a host of other attractions.
Soak in the views of Italy’s famous lakes and landmarks
Lake Garda covers a large area and includes dozens of picturesque towns and villages. So, you can enjoy lakeside views almost everywhere you go. You may wish to visit some of the area’s most famous landmarks like Scaligero Castle and Grotte di Catullo (the ruins of a Roman villa) or enjoy a day out at the CanevaWorld water park or Gardaland theme park.
Indulge in some of the most quaint and authentic coast-side restaurants in Lake Garda
Eating out in Lake Garda is an unmissable experience. There are plenty of restaurants and other eateries that offer stunning views of the lake. Plus, you can enjoy many traditional dishes, including Yota (a stew made from sauerkraut, beans, ham, and potatoes), Frico (chips made from cheese) and Panettone. The gelato also comes highly recommended!
Weather in Lake Garda
The water temperature is around 20°C from June to August. The average monthly temperatures range from 30°C in July to 6°C in January.
Tips on finding the cheapest flights to Lake Garda
To find cheap flights to Lake Garda with easyJet, we suggest you use our Low Fare Finder. You can also set up alerts to receive notifications when we host our flight sales.
The cheapest month to fly is October.
How long is the flight to Lake Garda?
The average time that flights to Lake Garda from the UK take, bearing in mind that they land at Verona, is as follows:
- Birmingham = 2 hours and 10 minutes
- Edinburgh = 2 hours and 40 minutes
- London = 2 hours and 0 minutes
The transfer time from Verona airport to Sirmione by car or taxi is approximately 34 minutes, and to reach Limone sul Garda, it takes 2 hours and 28 minutes.