There are 4 ways to get from Villach to Innsbruck by train, bus or car

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Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  4 h 45 min

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

$55 - $87

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Bus  •  5 h 35 min

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

$21 - $35

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 29 min

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

$40 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Villach to Innsbruck 224.5 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Villach to Innsbruck is to bus which costs 17€ - 30€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Villach to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Villach and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße via Rosenheim. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Villach Hbf and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Villach and Innsbruck is 200 km. The road distance is 359.1 km.

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The best way to get from Villach to Innsbruck without a car is to train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 45€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Villach to Innsbruck, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Villach to Innsbruck is to train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 45€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 30€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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  • Distance: 125.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from Villach to Innsbruck via Salzburg Hbf in around 4 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Villach to Innsbruck via Rosenheim in around 5 h 35 min.

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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Villach to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rosenheim to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Villach to Innsbruck is 359 km. It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to drive from Villach to Innsbruck.

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