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Travel Information from Cologne to Klagenfurt

distanceDistance446 miles (720 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$78 - $108
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $78 (€65) • 11 h 8 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $108 (€90) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)

Travel 446 miles (720 km) by bus, flight or train between Cologne and Klagenfurt. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $78 (€65). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Eurowings or ÖBB | Euro City (EC) among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Cologne to Klagenfurt.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Cologne, Germany to Klagenfurt, Austria?

Travel from Cologne, Germany to Klagenfurt, Austria is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Klagenfurt from Cologne restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Klagenfurt, Austria from Cologne?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Klagenfurt, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 1/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Klagenfurt from Cologne closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Cologne, Germany from Klagenfurt, Austria?

Return travel to Cologne, Germany from Austria is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Austria?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Austria?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Cologne, Germany was last verified on 1/15/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Cologne from Klagenfurt.

How do I go from Cologne to Klagenfurt?

There are 3 ways to get from Cologne to Klagenfurt: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Cologne to Klagenfurt?

The cheapest way to go to Klagenfurt from Cologne is by taking a train, which costs on average $78 (€65).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Klagenfurt:

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Cologne to Klagenfurt costing on average $78 (€65).

A train is generally $30 (€25) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $108 (€90) from Cologne to Klagenfurt.

What is the fastest way from Cologne to Klagenfurt?

The fastest way from Cologne to Klagenfurt is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

There are alternative travel options to Klagenfurt that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 18 h 55 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 11 h 8 min   on average.

How far is it from Cologne to Klagenfurt?

The Cologne to Klagenfurt distance is around 446 miles (720 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Cologne to Klagenfurt?

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Klagenfurt is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Klagenfurt from Cologne as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Cologne and Klagenfurt, where do I depart from Cologne and where do I arrive in Klagenfurt?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Cologne to Klagenfurt:

  • Buses mostly depart from Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and arrive in Klagenfurt, Hbf.
  • Flights from Cologne to Klagenfurt most often leave from Cologne/Bonn Airport and arrive in Klagenfurt Airport.
  • Trains from Cologne to Klagenfurt most often leave from Köln Hbf and arrive in Klagenfurt Hbf.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Cologne to Klagenfurt?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cologne to Klagenfurt, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Klagenfurt by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Cologne to Klagenfurt tickets on Omio for $78 (€65).
  • Eurowings can take you to Klagenfurt by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Eurowings from Cologne to Klagenfurt for $108 (€90).
  • Travel with ÖBB | Euro City (EC) to go to Klagenfurt by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find ÖBB | Euro City (EC) Cologne to Klagenfurt tickets on Omio for $78 (€65).

Is there a direct service from Cologne to Klagenfurt?

Yes, there are direct services available from Cologne to Klagenfurt with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 1 direct train per day and travel with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Euro City (EC).

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Klagenfurt as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Cologne to Klagenfurt.

Where should I go next after I travel between Cologne and Klagenfurt?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Cologne to Klagenfurt often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Vienna, Munich or Graz. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Cologne and Klagenfurt itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Klagenfurt and any of these top destinations today!

When should I purchase a ticket from Cologne to Klagenfurt online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Cologne to Klagenfurt, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $78 (€65) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $108 (€90) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $78 (€65) one way.

But we recommend booking Cologne to Klagenfurt tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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