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Travelers usually depart from Cologne Bonn Airport, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Leverkusen - Mitte, Cologne - Messe/Deutz, or Köln - Ehrenfeld when they travel from Cologne to Vienna. Book your trip to arrive at Vienna International Airport, Wien Hauptbahnhof, Vienna - Meidling, Vienna - Erdberg, or Vienna Central Station. The distance between Cologne and Vienna is 747 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air, Eurowings, and Lufthansa. Cologne and Vienna have 174 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Vienna, consider visiting MQ – Museumsquartier Wien, Memento Park, Budapest, Hungary, and Melk.

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Most travelers from Germany with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Austria, but there are restrictions.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cologne to Vienna?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cologne and Vienna takes around 1.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Cologne and Vienna?
The flight distance between Cologne and Vienna is 747 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cologne and Vienna?
Several carriers operate flights between Cologne and Vienna. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, Eurowings, Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cologne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cologne and London, Athens, Manchester, Thessaloniki, Edinburgh, Riga, Bristol, Tallinn, Glasgow, Reykjavik, Rome, Malta, Birmingham, Tirana, Istanbul, Dublin, Barcelona, Larnaca, Bucharest, Budapest.
What are the most popular routes to and from Vienna?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Vienna and London, Athens, Thessaloniki, Reykjavik, Manchester, Tallinn, Dublin, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Toronto, Vancouver, Bristol, Malta, Bangkok, Tel Aviv, Glasgow, Liverpool, Heraklion, Vilnius, Riga.
What airports are near Cologne?
The main airport in Cologne is Cologne Bonn Airport. It is also served by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Frankfurt International Airport, Brussels, Brussels South Charleroi, Düsseldorf International Airport, Cologne Bonn Airport, Eindhoven, Luxembourg, Frankfurt–Hahn, Dortmund.
What airports are near Vienna?
The main airport in Vienna is Vienna International Airport. It is also served by Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Vienna International Airport, Bratislava Airport, Brno–Tuřany, Leoš Janáček Airport Ostrava, Graz, Klagenfurt, Linz, Hévíz–Balaton, Pardubice Airport.
What buses and trains depart from Cologne?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Cologne, including Deutsche Bahn, Flixtrain.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Cologne and Vienna?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Cologne and Vienna thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Cologne and Vienna can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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