Villach to Karlsruhe by train

  • First train
    04:00
  • Last train
    21:45
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 3m
  • Distance
    485 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    3
  • Avg. journey time
    15hr 34m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Villach to Karlsruhe by train

Fast trains from Villach to Karlsruhe take around 8 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 485 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Villach and Karlsruhe.

1. Are there direct trains from Villach to Karlsruhe?

Journeys between Villach and Karlsruhe usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Villach to Karlsruhe every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 5 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Villach to Karlsruhe?

The Villach to Karlsruhe train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Villach to Karlsruhe train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Karlsruhe is usually scheduled to depart Villach around 04:00 and the last train is around 21:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Villach around 07:16, and the last at 21:16.

When to book Villach to Karlsruhe train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Villach to Karlsruhe by train.

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Which train companies operate between Villach and Karlsruhe?

More than one train company operates on the route from Villach to Karlsruhe, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Euro City
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocity-Express
  • GA
  • Go Ahead Verkehrsgesellschaft Deutschland Gmb H
  • ICE
  • Inter City Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio-Express
  • Night Jet
  • Railjet
  • Regionalbahn
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Karlsruhe to Villach by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.