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Travelers usually depart from Vienna International Airport, Wien Hauptbahnhof, Vienna - Meidling, Vienna - Erdberg, or Vienna Central Station when they travel from Vienna to Cologne. Book your trip to arrive at Cologne Bonn Airport, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Leverkusen - Mitte, Cologne - Messe/Deutz, or Köln - Ehrenfeld. The distance between Vienna and Cologne is 747 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Austrian Airlines, Ryanair, Eurowings, Lufthansa, and Wizz Air. Vienna and Cologne have 236 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Vienna to Cologne

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Austrian AirlinesAUAOSYesNo
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
EurowingsEWGEWNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Vienna to Cologne?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Vienna and Cologne takes around 1.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Vienna and Cologne?
The flight distance between Vienna and Cologne is 747 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Vienna and Cologne?
Several carriers operate flights between Vienna and Cologne. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, Eurowings, Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Vienna?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Vienna and New York, Los Angeles, London, Boston, Tel Aviv, San Francisco, Rome, Barcelona, Madrid, Milan, Athens, Chicago, Lisbon, Washington, D.C., Paris, Kyiv, Brussels, Amsterdam, Denver, Bucharest.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cologne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cologne and New York, Los Angeles, London, Boston, Barcelona, Copenhagen, Tel Aviv, San Francisco, Madrid, Budapest, Sofia, Athens, Dublin, Paris, Tirana, Berlin, Warsaw, San Diego, Washington, D.C., Larnaca.
What airports are near Vienna?
The main airport in Vienna is Vienna International Airport. It is also served by Vienna International Airport, Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Bratislava Airport, Brno–Tuřany, Leoš Janáček Airport Ostrava, Graz, Klagenfurt, Linz, Pardubice Airport, Hévíz–Balaton.
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 buses and trains depart from Vienna?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Vienna, including OBB.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Vienna and Cologne?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Vienna and Cologne thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Vienna and Cologne can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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