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Duration 9h 57m
Distance 505.1 km
Average price 2 604 Kč
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Ljubljana and České Budějovice takes 9h 57m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Ljubljana to České Budějovice. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Ljubljana
  2. Salzburg Hbf
  3. Linz Hbf
  4. České Budějovice
8h 28m
2 013 Kč - 3 419 Kč

Ljubljana to České Budějovice train times

Trains run six times a week between Ljubljana and České Budějovice. The service departs Ljubljana at 23:55 at night, which arrives into České Budějovice at 09:52. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to České Budějovice. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Ceske Budejovice via Salzburg Hbf and Linz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 28m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and České Budějovice is 325 km. The road distance is 505.1 km.

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Ljubljana to České Budějovice train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Ljubljana station.

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Ljubljana to České Budějovice train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Ceske Budejovice station.

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There are 147+ hotels available in České Budějovice. Prices start at 2 250 Kč per night.

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What companies run services between Ljubljana and České Budějovice?

You can take a train from Ljubljana to České Budějovice via Salzburg Hbf and Linz Hbf in around 8h 28m.
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 800 Kč

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ljubljana to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
550 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Linz Hbf to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
550 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass

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