How to travel from Cologne to Klagenfurt

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Travel Information from Cologne to Klagenfurt

distanceDistance446 miles (720 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$53 - $115
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $53 (€46) • 15 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $115 (€100) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 446 miles (720 km) from Cologne to Klagenfurt. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $53 (€46). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cologne to Klagenfurt.

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International travel from Cologne, Germany to Klagenfurt, Austria is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Austria if coming from Germany?

Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Klagenfurt if traveling from Cologne?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Klagenfurt, Austria due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Austria must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/9/23; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Cologne to Klagenfurt.

The current restriction level for returning to Cologne, Germany from Austria is: Unrestricted.

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

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Cologne from Klagenfurt?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Cologne, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/24/23. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Cologne from Klagenfurt here.

There are 4 ways to travel to Klagenfurt from Cologne including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Klagenfurt from Cologne is by taking a train, which costs on average $53 (€46).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Klagenfurt:

Taking a train is usually $41 (€36) less than taking a bus to Klagenfurt, which costs on average $94 (€82) for the same trip.

A train is $62 (€54) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Cologne to Klagenfurt costing on average $115 (€100).

The quickest way to travel from Cologne to Klagenfurt is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 21 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 15 h 20 min.

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

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Klagenfurt is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • Around 7 trains per day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and tend to arrive in Klagenfurt, Hbf.
  • Flights mostly leave from Cologne/Bonn Airport and tend to arrive in Klagenfurt Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Köln Hbf and tend to arrive in Klagenfurt Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cologne to Klagenfurt:

  • You can travel between Cologne and Klagenfurt by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $94 (€82) with Flixbus from Cologne to Klagenfurt.
  • You can travel from Cologne to Klagenfurt by flight with Eurowings. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $115 (€100) with Eurowings from Cologne to Klagenfurt.
  • You can travel between Cologne and Klagenfurt by train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $53 (€46) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Cologne to Klagenfurt.
Omio customers who travel from Cologne to Klagenfurt often also extend their vacation to go to Vienna, Graz or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Klagenfurt and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $94 (€82) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $115 (€100) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $53 (€46) one way on average.

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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