There are 5 ways to get from Innsbruck to Villach by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Villach Hbf En

$40 - $65

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Rosenheim N391
  2. Take the bus from Rosenheim to Villach 954

$21 - $36

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Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...

$55 - $89

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Villach 224.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Klagenfurt (KLU) INN - KLU
  2. Take the train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Villach Hbf

$226 - $836

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The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Villach is to bus which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Villach is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Innsbruck to Villach. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße and arriving at Villach via Rosenheim. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Villach Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Villach is 200 km. The road distance is 359 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Villach without a car is to train which takes 5 h 9 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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The train from Innsbruck Hbf to Villach Hbf takes 5 h 9 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Innsbruck to Villach bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße station.

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Innsbruck to Villach train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Villach is to train which takes 5 h 9 min and costs 35€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Innsbruck Airport to Klagenfurt Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Innsbruck to Villach bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Villach station.

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Map of how to get from Innsbruck to Villach.
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  • Distance: 125.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Villach, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Innsbruck to Villach once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Innsbruck to Villach via Rosenheim in around 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Innsbruck to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rosenheim to Villach
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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