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

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

Fly from Ljubljana  •  4 h 52 min

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

$113 - $421

Cheapest option

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

$67 - $94

7 alternative options

Fly from Klagenfurt  •  5 h 41 min

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

$125 - $316

Fly from Venice  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zurich (ZRH) VCE - ZRH

$114 - $793

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 - $417

Bus  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Munich, Munich central bus station 944 / ...
  2. Take the bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB 1-Y

$157 - $234

Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Feldkirch Rj
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Zürich HB 1-Y / ...

$117 - $199

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

The cheapest way to get from Klagenfurt to Zürich is to train and bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 10 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Klagenfurt to Zürich is to fly which costs 95€ - 360€ and takes 4 h 52 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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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Klagenfurt to Zürich, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Klagenfurt to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Klagenfurt Hbf and arriving at Zürich HB via Salzburg Hbf and Feldkirch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 23 min.

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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 bus from Klagenfurt to Zürich via Villach Hbf, Villach, Munich, Munich central bus station, and München ZOB in around 9 h 56 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 Venice to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
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 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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 and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
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 Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Feldkirch
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Feldkirch to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Feldkirch to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Feldkirch to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
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
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
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 - $45
Book at
eurolines.ch

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