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There are 10 ways to get from Villach to Berlin by train, bus, night train, car, shuttle or plane

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Train via Munich  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf 90 / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Hauptbahnhof 29 / ...

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Bus  •  14h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Klagenfurt central train station to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] N160

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Train  •  11h 47m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Berlin Hbf Ice

Night train, train, bus  •  16h 22m

  1. Take the night train from Villach Hbf/Bbf to München Ost
  2. Take the train from Ostbahnhof to Flughafen München S1 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Munich Airport Terminal 2 to Berlin Central Bus Station

Drive  •  7h 52m

  1. Drive from Villach to Berlin 901 km

Shuttle to Ljubljana, fly  •  7h 26m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Villach to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Berlin Brandenburg (BER) LJU - BER

Train to Klagenfurt, fly  •  8h 47m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Klagenfurt Annabichl
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Berlin Brandenburg (BER) KLU - BER

Train to Salzburg, fly  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Berlin Brandenburg (BER) SZG - BER

Train, train to Munich, fly  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Ostbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Ostbahnhof to Flughafen München
  4. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Berlin Brandenburg (BER) MUC - BER

Train to Venice Treviso, fly  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Treviso Centrale
  2. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Berlin Brandenburg (BER) TSF - BER
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The cheapest way to get from Villach to Berlin is to bus which costs €40 - €60 and takes 14h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Villach to Berlin is to train and fly which costs €90 - €360 and takes 6h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Villach station to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Villach Bus Station and arriving at Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] via Klagenfurt central train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Villach to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Villach Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hauptbahnhof via Salzburg Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 13m.

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The distance between Villach and Berlin is 658 km. The road distance is 901 km.

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The best way to get from Villach to Berlin without a car is to train via Munich which takes 9h 13m and costs €130 - €250.

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It takes approximately 9h 13m to get from Villach to Berlin, including transfers.

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Villach to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Klagenfurt central train station.

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Villach to Berlin train services, operated by ÖBB EuroCity, depart from Villach Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Villach to Berlin is to train via Munich which takes 9h 13m and costs €130 - €250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €60 and takes 14h 20m.

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  • Distance: 658.4 km
  • Duration: 9h 13m

What companies run services between Villach, Austria and Berlin, Germany?

You can take a train from Villach to Berlin Hbf via Salzburg Hbf and München Hbf in around 9h 13m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Klagenfurt central train station to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] twice daily. Tickets cost €35 - €50 and the journey takes 12h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €800
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €800
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€140 - €800
Flights from Klagenfurt to Berlin Brandenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €800
Flights from Klagenfurt to Berlin Brandenburg via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€240 - €650
Flights from Klagenfurt to Berlin Brandenburg via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €700
Flights from Munich to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €410
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Berlin Brandenburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €320
Flights from Salzburg to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €1000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €1000
Flights from Salzburg to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €330
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Berlin Brandenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Berlin Brandenburg via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€40 - €260
Flights from Venice Treviso to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€240 - €1100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €800
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Berlin Brandenburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Train operators
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€20 - €30
Website
Railjet
Train from Villach Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€19 - €29
Website
Railjet
Train from Villach Hbf to Treviso Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Railjet
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Villach Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €35
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 Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €27
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Klagenfurt Annabichl
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from München Hbf to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€140 - €200
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Night train from Villach Hbf/Bbf to München Ost
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€95 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ostbahnhof to Flughafen München
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Klagenfurt central train station to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus]
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Munich Airport Terminal 2 to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Website
RegioJet
Touristik Kärnten Transfer
Phone
+43 660 9030012
Email
office@touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Website
touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Shuttle from Villach to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €45
Schedules at
touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Private
€21 - €40

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There is no direct flight from Ljubljana Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Villach to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] station.

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Villach to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Villach to Berlin is 901 km. It takes approximately 7h 52m to drive from Villach to Berlin.

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