There are 9 ways to get from Klagenfurt to Zürich by plane, train, shuttle, bus or car

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Fly from Ljubljana  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Zurich (ZRH) LJU - ZRH

$113 - $419

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Bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Munich, Munich central bus station N947 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich X06 / ...

$44 - $73

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Fly from Klagenfurt  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Zurich (ZRH) KLU - ZRH

$125 - $316

Train to Graz, fly  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf (Busbahnhof) to Graz Hbf (Europaplatz)
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Zurich (ZRH) GRZ - ZRH

$153 - $411

Shuttle to Venice, fly  •  7 h 11 min

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

$114 - $786

Train via Wörgl Hbf  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Wörgl Hbf Rex / ...
  3. Take the train from Wörgl Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...

$102 - $176

Train, bus  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salzburg to Zürich

$66 - $98

Train  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zürich HB En

$99 - $174

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Klagenfurt to Zürich 415.4 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Klagenfurt to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Klagenfurt Hbf and arriving at Zürich HB via Schwarzach-St.Veit and Wörgl Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 39 min.

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The distance between Klagenfurt and Zürich is 444 km. The road distance is 664.6 km.

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The best way to get from Klagenfurt to Zürich without a car is to train which takes 9 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Klagenfurt to Zürich, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Klagenfurt to Zürich is to fly which takes 4 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 39 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 9 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Klagenfurt to Zürich train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Klagenfurt to Zürich is 665 km. It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to drive from Klagenfurt to Zürich.

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Austrian Airlines and Adria Airways offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Map of how to get from Klagenfurt to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 277.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Klagenfurt, Austria and Zürich, Switzerland?

Adria Airways and Austrian Airlines fly from Klagenfurt to Zürich 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Klagenfurt to Zürich via Schwarzach-St.Veit and Wörgl Hbf in around 9 h 39 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Zurich via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Klagenfurt to Zurich via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Klagenfurt to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Klagenfurt to Zurich via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
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 Klagenfurt Hbf (Busbahnhof) to Graz Hbf (Europaplatz)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Wörgl Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wörgl Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $160
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 Villach to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Salzburg to Zürich
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
eurolines.ch

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