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There are 5 ways to get from České Budějovice to Salzburg by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf Ex / ...
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Wb / ...

$18 - $55

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Bus LEO Express  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov aut. nádr. to Salzburg P+R Süd Leo Express

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus Bean Shuttle  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Salzburg Cesky Krumlov to Salzburg

$36 - $37

Night train  •  6h 5m

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

Drive  •  2h 33m

  1. Drive from České Budějovice to Salzburg 143.5 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from České Budějovice to Salzburg is to bus which costs 210 Kč - 310 Kč and takes 5h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from České Budějovice to Salzburg is to drive which costs 550 Kč - 900 Kč and takes 2h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from České Budějovice to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Budweis and arriving at Salzburg via Český Krumlov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 35m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Ceske Budejovice and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 5m.

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The distance between České Budějovice and Salzburg is 168 km. The road distance is 229.6 km.

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The best way to get from České Budějovice to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 3h 17m and costs 400 Kč - 1 300 Kč.

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It takes approximately 3h 17m to get from České Budějovice to Salzburg, including transfers.

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České Budějovice to Salzburg bus services, operated by Bean Shuttle, depart from Český Krumlov station.

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České Budějovice to Salzburg 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 Salzburg is to train which takes 3h 17m and costs 400 Kč - 1 300 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 810 Kč - 840 Kč and takes 4h 35m.

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Map of how to get from České Budějovice to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 105 miles
  • Duration: 3h 17m

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

You can take a train from České Budějovice to Salzburg via Linz Hbf in around 3h 17m. Alternatively, Bean Shuttle operates a bus from České Budějovice to Salzburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 and the journey takes 3h.

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
1h 59m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $21
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
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Linz, Hbf to Salzburg, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
regiojet.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Český Krumlov aut. nádr. to Salzburg P+R Süd
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$8 - $11

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České Budějovice to Salzburg bus services, operated by Bean Shuttle, arrive at Salzburg station.

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České Budějovice to Salzburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Salzburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between České Budějovice to Salzburg is 230 km. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from České Budějovice to Salzburg.

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There are 1243+ hotels available in Salzburg. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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