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There are 4 ways to get from České Budějovice to Jičín by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Take the train from Praha Masarykovo Nadrazi to Jicin

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from České Budějovice,,aut.nádr to Prague
  2. Take the bus from Praha Florenc to Chlumec nad Cidlinou

2 alternative options

Train via Nymburk

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Nymburk Hlavni Nadrazi
  3. Take the train from Nymburk Hlavni Nadrazi to Jicin

Drive

  1. Drive from České Budějovice to Jičín

České Budějovice to Jičín by train and walk

The journey time between České Budějovice and Jičín is around 4h 34m and covers a distance of around 262 km. This includes an average layover time of around 42 min. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 34m. Operated by Czech Railways (ČD), ÖBB EuroCity and Arriva CZ, the České Budějovice to Jičín service departs from Ceske Budejovice and arrives in Jicin. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 52m
Layover time:
42 min
Total time:
4h 34m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 34m
Journey distance:
262 km
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
324 Kč
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:57
Last service departs at:
05:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

České Budějovice to Jičín train and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from České Budějovice to Jičín is to bus which costs 400 Kč - 550 Kč and takes 6h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from České Budějovice to Jičín is to drive which costs 550 Kč - 850 Kč and takes 2h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from České Budějovice to Jičín. However, there are services departing from Ceske Budejovice and arriving at Jicin via Praha Masarykovo Nadrazi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between České Budějovice and Jičín is 174 km. The road distance is 232.9 km.

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The best way to get from České Budějovice to Jičín without a car is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs 1 000 Kč - 1 400 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from České Budějovice to Jičín, including transfers.

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České Budějovice to Jičín train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Ceske Budejovice station.

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The best way to get from České Budějovice to Jičín is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs 1 000 Kč - 1 400 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 400 Kč - 550 Kč and takes 6h 57m.

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České Budějovice to Jičín train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Jicin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between České Budějovice to Jičín is 233 km. It takes approximately 2h 35m to drive from České Budějovice to Jičín.

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  • Distance: 174.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 47m

What companies run services between České Budějovice, Czech Republic and Jičín, Czech Republic?

You can take a train from České Budějovice to Jičín via Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and Praha Masarykovo Nadrazi in around 4h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from České Budějovice to Jičín via Prague, Praha Florenc, Chlumec nad Cidlinou, Chlumec Nad Cidlinou, and Ostromer in around 6h 57m.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
200 Kč - 330 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
200 Kč - 250 Kč
Business
270 Kč - 330 Kč
1st Class
280 Kč - 330 Kč
Train from Praha Masarykovo Nadrazi to Jicin
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
120 Kč - 200 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
120 Kč - 150 Kč
Business
160 Kč - 200 Kč
1st Class
160 Kč - 200 Kč
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Nymburk Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55 Kč - 100 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
55 Kč - 70 Kč
Business
80 Kč - 95 Kč
1st Class
80 Kč - 100 Kč
Train from Nymburk Hlavni Nadrazi to Jicin
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
50 Kč - 85 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
50 Kč - 60 Kč
Business
70 Kč - 85 Kč
1st Class
70 Kč - 85 Kč
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
850 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Arriva CZ
Phone
+420 725 100 725
Email
info@arriva.cz
Website
arriva.cz
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Unknown
Arriva CZ
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Phone
+42 023 470 4560
Website
pid.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Nymburk hl.n.
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from České Budějovice,,aut.nádr to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
260 Kč - 320 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from České Budějovice,,aut.nádr to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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