There are 10 ways to get from Cologne to Vaduz by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Sargans Ice

$162 - $259

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Heidelberg
  2. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Dornbirn N110

$50 - $85

8 alternative options

Train via Basel SBB  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Sargans 3 / ...

$165 - $273

Bus, train  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Cologne to Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Zurich
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Sargans 3 / ...

$93 - $154

Train, drive  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Stuttgart Hbf Ice
  2. Drive from Bietigheim-Bissingen to Vaduz

$114 - $173

Drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Cologne to Vaduz 390.7 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Zurich (ZRH) CGN - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Sargans

$85 - $269

Fly Dusseldorf to Zurich, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Zurich (ZRH) DUS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Sargans

$105 - $271

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Friedrichshafen, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) FRA - FDH
  3. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Schaan-Vaduz

$149 - $397

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Munich, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Munich (MUC) CGN - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to St. Margrethen

$133 - $358

What companies run services between Cologne, Germany and Vaduz, Liechtenstein?

You can take a train from Cologne to Vaduz via Mannheim Hbf, Sargans, and Sargans, Bahnhof in around 7 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cologne to Vaduz via Heidelberg, Dornbirn, Feldkirch, and Feldkirch, Bahnhof in around 12 h 44 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Sargans
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lindau Hbf to Schaan-Vaduz
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to St. Margrethen
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Sargans
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Sargans
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Sargans
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Cologne to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
deinbus.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg to Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cologne to Vaduz?

The distance between Cologne and Vaduz is 462 km. The road distance is 625 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cologne to Vaduz?

The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Vaduz is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cologne to Vaduz?

The quickest way to get from Cologne to Vaduz is to fly and train which takes 5 h 27 min and costs 70€ - 230€.

Is there a direct train between Cologne and Vaduz?

No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Vaduz. However, there are services departing from Köln Hbf and arriving at Sevelen via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB and Sargans. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from Cologne to Vaduz?

It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Cologne to Vaduz, including transfers.