Verona travel guide

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You're Going to Love Verona

With a population of 219,103, Verona is the largest city in Veneto, Italy by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Verona deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

When to visit Verona

Verona in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 153
1 night at 3-star hotel
Verona in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 153
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Verona in July, when the average temperature is 23 °C, and the highest can go up to 28 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -1 °C, with an average temperature of 2 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in July, when precipitation is around 90 mm. In contrast, January is usually the driest month of the year in Verona, with an average rainfall of 30 mm.

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How to Get to Verona

Plane

When flying to Verona, you’ll arrive at Verona Airport (VRN), which is located 8 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Verona from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 12h 15m.

Train

Trenitalia is the most popular train carrier serving Verona, followed by ÖBB. The train journey from Verona to Bologna takes 1h 25m and costs around C$ 16 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Venice, expect to pay about C$ 16 for a 1h 28m trip. Located 0.2 km from the city centre, Verona Porta Nuova is the busiest station in Verona. Another popular train station is Verona Porta Vescovo, located 2.8 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Verona is to pick up a car rental from Venice, which is about 105 km from Verona. You’ll find branches of SURPRICE CAR RENTAL and NOLEGGIARE , among others, in Venice.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Verona, including FlixBus, Itabus and BlaBlaBus. From Venice, the bus ride to Verona takes 137 km and will cost you around C$ 10. From Bologna, the ticket costs about C$ 11 for a journey of 169 km. The most popular bus station is Verona Str di Ca' Brusa', located 5 km from downtown Verona. Verona Piazza Viviani is also a commonly used station, and is 1.8 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Verona, you’ll arrive at Verona Airport (VRN), which is located 8 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Verona from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 12h 15m.

Train

Trenitalia is the most popular train carrier serving Verona, followed by ÖBB. The train journey from Verona to Bologna takes 1h 25m and costs around C$ 16 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Venice, expect to pay about C$ 16 for a 1h 28m trip. Located 0.2 km from the city centre, Verona Porta Nuova is the busiest station in Verona. Another popular train station is Verona Porta Vescovo, located 2.8 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Verona is to pick up a car rental from Venice, which is about 105 km from Verona. You’ll find branches of SURPRICE CAR RENTAL and NOLEGGIARE , among others, in Venice.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Verona, including FlixBus, Itabus and BlaBlaBus. From Venice, the bus ride to Verona takes 137 km and will cost you around C$ 10. From Bologna, the ticket costs about C$ 11 for a journey of 169 km. The most popular bus station is Verona Str di Ca' Brusa', located 5 km from downtown Verona. Verona Piazza Viviani is also a commonly used station, and is 1.8 km from the city centre.

Airports near Verona

Airlines serving Verona

Lufthansa
Good (4,686 reviews)
KLM
Good (849 reviews)
SWISS
Good (944 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,551 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,618 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,301 reviews)
Air France
Good (983 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (489 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,591 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,968 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,118 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,457 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,883 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (228 reviews)
Finnair
Good (873 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,179 reviews)
LOT
Good (683 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (818 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,675 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (830 reviews)
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Where to stay in Verona

From 5-star hotels such as the NH Collection Palazzo Verona to great affordable options like the Novo Hotel Rossi, Verona offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around C$ 165 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 372 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include B&B Quo Vadis Arena and B&B Cittadella. There are also lots of vacation rental options in Verona, with prices from C$ 75 to C$ 1,349 per night. Citta Antica is the neighbourhood with the highest amount of rentals to choose from. On average, vacation rentals in Verona are about 5% cheaper than a hotel room in the city.

Where to stay in popular areas of Verona

Most booked hotels in Verona

Hotel Veronesi La Torre
4 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 221+
Leonardo Hotel Verona
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
C$ 107+
Airporthotel Verona Congress & Relax
4 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
C$ 110+
Best Western Plus Hotel Expo
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 103+
Hotel Leopardi
4 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
C$ 144+
Hotel Gattopardo
3 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
C$ 99+

Renting a car in Verona

Renting a car in Verona costs C$ 58 per day, on average, or C$ 116 if you want to rent it for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 32% more expensive than at Verona.

Expect to pay C$ 2.80 per litre in Verona (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 33.50 and C$ 44.66. The most frequently booked car type in Verona is Standard (Class Standard Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact rental cars (Skoda Scala or similar) are, on average, 63% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in Verona costs C$ 58 per day, on average, or C$ 116 if you want to rent it for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 32% more expensive than at Verona.

Expect to pay C$ 2.80 per litre in Verona (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 33.50 and C$ 44.66. The most frequently booked car type in Verona is Standard (Class Standard Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact rental cars (Skoda Scala or similar) are, on average, 63% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.