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Travel Information to Graz from Cologne

distanceDistance467 miles (753 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£27 - £259
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £27 • 11 h 7 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £259 • 3 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 467 miles (753 km) by flight, coach or train between Cologne and Graz. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £27. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Cologne to Graz.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Cologne, Germany and Graz, Austria allowed?

Travel from Cologne, Germany to Graz, Austria is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Graz from Cologne restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Graz, Austria from Cologne?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Graz, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 01/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Cologne and Graz closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Cologne, Germany from Graz, Austria?

The current restriction level for returning to Cologne, Germany from Austria is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Cologne, Germany from Graz, Austria?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Cologne from Graz?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Which rules do I need to follow in Cologne, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 05/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Cologne from Graz here.

What are my travel options from Cologne to Graz?

There are 3 travel options from Cologne to Graz: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cologne to Graz?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Cologne to Graz, which costs on average £27.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Graz:

A train is £232 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Cologne to Graz costing on average £259.

A train is £5 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Cologne to Graz costing on average £31.

What is the fastest way to get to Graz from Cologne?

The quickest way to travel between Cologne and Graz is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Graz by coach can take on average 11 h 40 min.

In comparison, getting to Graz by train can take on average 11 h 7 min.

What is the distance from Cologne to Graz?

Graz is approximately 467 miles (753 km) away from Cologne.

How many services a day are there from Cologne to Graz?

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Graz is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Cologne and Graz as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Cologne to Graz?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cologne to Graz:

  • Flights mostly leave from Cologne/Bonn Airport and tend to arrive in Graz Airport.
  • Coaches most often depart from Cologne at Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and arrive in Graz at Graz, Girardigasse (FlixBus Haltestelle).
  • Trains mostly depart from Köln Hbf and arrive in Graz Hbf.
Who can get me from Cologne to Graz?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cologne to Graz:

  • You can take a flight from Cologne to Graz with Lufthansa Cityline. Cheap tickets can be found for £259 with Lufthansa Cityline from Cologne to Graz.
  • You can go to Graz from Cologne by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £31 with Flixbus from Cologne to Graz on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Cologne to Graz with Deutsche Bahn with connection. Cheap tickets can be found for £27 with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Cologne to Graz.
Can I travel directly from Cologne to Graz?

Yes, there are direct routes from Cologne to Graz with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct flights per day to Graz with.
  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Graz with Flixbus.
  • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to Graz with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Graz tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Cologne to Graz?
Your journey from Cologne to Graz doesn't have to end in Graz. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Vienna, Munich or Budapest. If you’d like to add Vienna, Munich or Budapest to your Cologne to Graz trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Graz today!
How far in advance should I book my Cologne to Graz ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip between Cologne and Graz, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £259 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost £31 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £27 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Cologne to Graz online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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