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Villach-Alfter Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 28 daily trains from Villach to Alfter. Traveling by train from Villach to Alfter usually takes around 12 hours and 51 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 10 hours and 34 minutes.

Distance423 mi (680 km)
Fastest train10h 34m
Lowest price$58.62
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Villach to Alfter during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Villach to Alfter?

The distance between Villach and Alfter is approximately 423 miles, or 680 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 12 hours and 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 10 hours and 34 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Villach to Alfter are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Villach at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Villach to Alfter?

There are 28 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Alfter to Villach.

Which train should you take from Villach to Alfter?

2 train services operate from Villach, to Alfter, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company usually has more trains scheduled, with 18 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn1011h 5m$165.10
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company1813h 57m$72.18

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Villach to Alfter start from $129, and on average cost $165. Daily there are 10 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Alfter. Deutsche Bahn in Villach leaves from Villach Hbf and one other station. And in Alfter trains arrive at Alfter-Impekoven and one other train station.

From Villach to Alfter train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 11 hours and 5 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alfter faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 34 minutes.

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Villach to Alfter start from $59, and on average cost $72. Daily there are 18 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Alfter. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Villach leaves from Villach Warmbad and one other station. And in Alfter trains arrive at Alfter-Witterschlick and one other train station.

From Villach to Alfter train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 13 hours and 57 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alfter faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 34 minutes.

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