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There are 8 ways to get from Klagenfurt to Cape Town by plane, shuttle, train or car

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Fly from Klagenfurt  •  18h 8m

  1. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Capetown (CPT) KLU - CPT

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Train to Vienna, fly  •  18h 24m

  1. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Capetown (CPT) VIE - CPT

6 alternative options

Fly from Ljubljana  •  18h 48m

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Capetown (CPT) LJU - CPT

Shuttle to Trieste, fly  •  21h 41m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt - Hauptbahnhof to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Capetown (CPT) TRS - CPT

Shuttle to Venice, fly  •  21h 7m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt to Venice Airport
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Capetown (CPT) VCE - CPT

Train, train to Graz, fly  •  21h 34m

  1. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Leoben Hbf
  2. Take the train from Leoben Hbf to Graz Hbf
  3. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Capetown (CPT) GRZ - CPT

Train, train to Munich, fly  •  19h 45m

  1. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Capetown (CPT) MUC - CPT

Drive  •  7 days 5h

  1. Drive from Klagenfurt to Cape Town 13536.1 km

Klagenfurt (KLU) to Capetown (CPT) flights

The flight time between Klagenfurt (KLU) and Capetown (CPT) is around 17h 38m and covers a distance of around 8975 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 20m. The fastest flight normally takes 15h 15m. Services are operated by Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa. Typically 10 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
13h 18m
Layover time:
4h 20m
Total time:
17h 38m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
15h 15m
Flight distance:
8975 km
Flights per week:
10
Cheapest price:
R 7 477
Carbon emissions:
1819 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
15:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Klagenfurt (KLU) to Capetown (CPT) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Klagenfurt to Cape Town is to train and fly which costs €300 - €470 and takes 18h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Klagenfurt to Cape Town is to fly which costs €450 - €1000 and takes 18h 8m.

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The distance between Klagenfurt and Cape Town is 8966 km. The road distance is 13536.1 km.

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It takes approximately 18h 8m to get from Klagenfurt to Cape Town, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Klagenfurt Airport to Capetown Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 15m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Klagenfurt to Cape Town is 13536 km. It takes approximately 7 days 5h to drive from Klagenfurt to Cape Town.

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Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Klagenfurt Airport to Capetown Airport.

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There are 1404+ hotels available in Cape Town. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Klagenfurt to Klagenfurt Airport is to line 42 shuttle which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Klagenfurt to Cape Town.
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  • Distance: 8966.3 km
  • Duration: 18h 8m

What companies run services between Klagenfurt, Austria and Cape Town, South Africa?

Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa fly from Klagenfurt to Cape Town once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Capetown via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 8 000 - R 22 000
Flights from Ljubljana to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 17 000
Flights from Ljubljana to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 17 000
Flights from Ljubljana to Capetown via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 17 000
Flights from Ljubljana to Capetown via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 17 000
Flights from Trieste to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 38m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 7 500 - R 21 000
Flights from Trieste to Capetown via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 7 500 - R 21 000
Flights from Trieste to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 7 500 - R 21 000
Flights from Vienna to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 9 000 - R 13 000
Flights from Vienna to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 9 000 - R 13 000
Flights from Venice to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 000 - R 15 000
Flights from Venice to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 000 - R 14 000
Flights from Graz to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 19 000
Flights from Graz to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 19 000
Flights from Graz to Capetown via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 19 000
Flights from Graz to Capetown via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 19 000
Flights from Graz to Capetown via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 19 000
Flights from Munich to Capetown
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 16 000
Flights from Munich to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 16 000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Capetown via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 16 000
Flights from Vienna to Capetown via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 000 - R 16 000
Flights from Venice to Capetown via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R 4 700 - R 14 000
Flights from Graz to Capetown via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 18 000
Flights from Munich to Capetown via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 000 - R 16 000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Capetown via Zurich
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R 2 500 - R 12 000
Flights from Venice to Capetown via Zurich
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R 2 100 - R 10 000
Flights from Munich to Capetown
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 16 000
Flights from Munich to Capetown via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R 2 400 - R 12 000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Capetown via Vienna
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R 7 500 - R 17 000
Flights from Vienna to Capetown
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 13 000
Flights from Graz to Capetown via Vienna
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 15 000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Capetown via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 7 500 - R 15 000
Flights from Venice to Capetown via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 5 000 - R 16 000
Flights from Munich to Capetown via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 18 000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vienna to Capetown via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R 8 000 - R 15 000
Flights from Venice to Capetown via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R 5 000 - R 18 000
Flights from Munich to Capetown via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 20 000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Capetown via Dubai
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 25 000
Flights from Venice to Capetown via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 22 000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Venice to Capetown via Doha
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 000 - R 17 000
Flights from Munich to Capetown via Doha
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 19 000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Venice to Capetown via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R 5 000 - R 20 000
Flights from Venice to Capetown via London Heathrow, Durban
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 21 000
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Capetown via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 19 000
Train operators
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R 700 - R 1 100
Website
Railjet
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Leoben Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R 400 - R 600
Website
Railjet
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
R 500 - R 800
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 380 - R 600
Website
Railjet
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 650 - R 950
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Leoben Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 450 - R 650
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Leoben Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R 340 - R 470
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R 500 - R 750
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R 440 - R 650
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R 950 - R 1 300
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Leoben Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R 450 - R 600
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Leoben Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R 200 - R 270
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 650 - R 900
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 420 - R 600
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leoben Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R 220 - R 310
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Leoben Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R 500 - R 700
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
R 600 - R 850
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R 550 - R 800
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Leoben Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 430 - R 800
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Leoben Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
rdc-deutschland.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Klagenfurt - Hauptbahnhof to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
R 650 - R 7 000
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
R 690 - R 740
Private
R 3 700 - R 7 000
Shuttle from Klagenfurt to Venice Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
R 650 - R 7 000
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
R 650 - R 2 100
Private
R 3 700 - R 7 000

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