There are 11 ways to get from České Budějovice to Ljubljana by train, bus, night train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf Ex / ...
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Wb / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana D / ...

$56 - $119

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg Hbf En
  2. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Ljubljana En

$27 - $40

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Train  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf Ex / ...
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Villach Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana D / ...

$65 - $109

Bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Budweis to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 912
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Ljubljana 907

$34 - $59

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Drive from České Budějovice to Ljubljana 320.8 miles

$60 - $95

Train, train to Vienna, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Ljubljana (LJU) VIE - LJU

$137 - $451

Train to Prague, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha hl.n.
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Ljubljana (LJU) PRG - LJU

$118 - $512

Train, train to Vienna, fly to Klagenfurt  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU

$128 - $551

Train, train to Vienna, fly to Graz  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Graz (GRZ) VIE - GRZ

$157 - $711

Train, train to Vienna, fly to Zagreb  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VIE - ZAG

$157 - $641

Train, train to Munich, fly to Ljubljana  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Plattling
  3. Take the train from Plattling to Freising
  4. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Ljubljana (LJU) MUC - LJU

$180 - $551

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from České Budějovice to Ljubljana is to train and night train which costs 600 Kč - 900 Kč and takes 11 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from České Budějovice to Ljubljana is to drive which costs 1 300 Kč - 2 100 Kč and takes 5 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from České Budějovice to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Budweis and arriving at Ljubljana via Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from České Budějovice to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Ceske Budejovice and arriving at Ljubljana via Linz Hbf, Salzburg Hbf and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 24 min.

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The distance between České Budějovice and Ljubljana is 325 km. The road distance is 513.3 km.

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The best way to get from České Budějovice to Ljubljana without a car is to train which takes 9 h 24 min and costs 1 200 Kč - 2 600 Kč.

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It takes approximately 9 h 24 min to get from České Budějovice to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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České Budějovice to Ljubljana bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budweis station.

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České Budějovice to Ljubljana 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 Ljubljana is to train which takes 9 h 24 min and costs 1 200 Kč - 2 600 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 700 Kč - 1 300 Kč and takes 9 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from České Budějovice to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 203.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from České Budějovice to Ljubljana via Linz Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, and Villach Hbf in around 9 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from České Budějovice to Ljubljana via Vienna, Vienna Erdberg in around 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Graz
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Prague to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Munich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $17
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $10
Premium
$13 - $17
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Plattling to Freising
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budweis to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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