Villach - Ski Area Guide

Villach, Austria

Ski Resort in Austrian Alps - 25km of Piste (850m to 2,170m)

The skiing around Villach is in five separate areas, and you can go further still with the Three Countries pass which includes lifts in Italy and Slovenia. Lots to do off the slopes, Villach has been an important settlement since Roman times and the thermal water fun park especially, and there are museums of dolls and cars.

The local slope, Heiligengeist, 15 minutes from the resort centre, has a 680m long drag lift that ascends 102 vertical metres.

 Villach Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Villach is 1cm, expected on 26 March, with around 2cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Who is Villach good for?

Villach Ski Facts
Intermediate Skiers

Villach Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Villach
Black Pistes (1km)
Red Pistes (4km)
Blue Pistes (7km)
25kmDownhill Pistes
34kmCross Country Pistes
8Ski Lifts

Villach Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Villach
1670mMax Vertical
2170mHighest Lift
850mLowest Piste
500mResort Altitude (Villach)


The Austrian Ski Resort of Villach has direct access to 25km of downhill skiing, with 15 individual pistes, served by 8 ski lifts.

With skiing above 2000 metres, snow cover is generally reliable.

There are five Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Villach are perfectly feasible. Klagenfurt Airport and Ljubljana Airport are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Skiing in Villach

Villach offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Villach

Villach is highly rated by Snowboarders.

Villach in brief

Villach Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Good for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Very good for Snowboarding.

Villach Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Villach.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Villach.

Villach Webcams

The Webcams in Villach are not always up-to-date. Please check the date on the image to ensure you are seeing current snow conditions.

Map of Villach

Full Page Map of Villach

Villach Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Villach is able to augment natural snow, on 9km of ski runs, with 80 Snow Cannons.

Villach Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 8 Ski Lifts of Villach are able to uplift 6,000 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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7nts CC, per person  inc. Flights

Hotel Austria

from €57

 Ski Hotels


1nt RO, per night Room only

Airport Transfers
to Villach
from Airports including Klagenfurt, Trieste, Ljubljana, Salzburg and Graz
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Ski Resorts by Country

Which countries can you Ski or Board in?

  • Austria
  • France
  • Italy
  • Switzerland

Villach Information

Common questions about Villach.

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Skiing at Villach

For more information contact Villach Tourist Office.

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