How to reach the Dolomites ?

In any case, not as far as you think: you can easily access the area by main highways, which are not too busy even on summer traffic peaks.

Carte Accès2BisRemember to buy the car toll, which is mandatory:

Via SwitzerlandSwitzerland Car Toll.

Via Austria, Austria Car Toll.

Via Italy and France, Highway tolls.

Once leaving highways, the Dolomites roads are slow during the day, especially on weekends: they are crowded by groups of cyclists or motor homes struggling to negotiate slopes / or hairpin turns. You will also face many speed limits that slow you down.