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Travelling from Cologne to Villach by train

Fast trains from Cologne to Villach take around 9 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 697 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Villach.

Are there direct trains from Cologne to Villach?

Journeys between Cologne and Villach usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Cologne to Villach every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

How long is the train journey from Cologne to Villach?

The Cologne to Villach train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Cologne to Villach train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Villach is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 04:22 and the last train is around 00:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 04:18, and the last at 00:00.

When to book Cologne to Villach train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cologne to Villach by train.

Which train companies operate between Cologne and Villach?

More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Villach, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Railjet
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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