The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
8 h 4 m
10 h 3 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Villach for Zurich every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||255 miles (411 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 4 min|
|Average train ticket price||$57 (€55)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | REX, ÖBB or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Trains from Villach to Zurich cover the 255 miles (411 km) long route taking on average 8 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | REX, ÖBB or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $57 (€55), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $41 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Villach Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.
You can travel by train from Villach to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet for as low as $41 (€40). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Villach to Zurich train.
Are you making plans to travel from Villach to Zurich? Why not take a train with ÖBB Nightjet? Omio can show you current ÖBB Nightjet train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Villach to Zurich trains all in one place. On the ÖBB Nightjet train, you can expect to travel 255 miles (411 km) to Zurich from Villach. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Zurich from Villach, you can quickly see if the ÖBB Nightjet ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way ÖBB Nightjet train to Zurich from Villach, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip to Zurich from Villach by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Villach and Zurich, check Omio for ÖBB trains offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 255 miles (411 km) route from Villach to Zurich, Omio makes it easier than ever to find ÖBB trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current ÖBB train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Zurich from Villach as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your ÖBB train on Omio. If you search for trains to Zurich from Villach in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the ÖBB tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for ÖBB trains between Villach and Zurich starting at $62 (€60), buy your official ÖBB tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!
Travel between Villach, Austria and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Villach to Zurich as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Villach, Austria from Zurich is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/12/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Villach from Zurich closer to your date of departure here here.
When taking a train from Villach, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Villach Hbf, Villach, Westbahnhof and Villach Warmbad. When you arrive in Zurich, your train can arrive in train stations including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Villach Hbf to Zürich HB.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Villach Hbf, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center of Villach. The most popular arrival train station in Zurich, called Zürich HB, is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from its city center.
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