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

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Train Czech Railways (ČD)  •  3 h 14 min

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

$17 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus Leo Express  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from České Budějovice to Salzburg Park & Ride Sud Leb9750

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus Bean Shuttle  •  4 h 1 min

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

$72

Train EuroNight  •  6 h 5 min

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

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  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 230 Kč - 330 Kč and takes 3 h 50 min.

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

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The distance between České Budějovice and Salzburg is 168 km. The road distance is 230 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from České Budějovice to Salzburg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from České Budějovice and arriving at Salzburg Park & Ride Sud. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ceske Budejovice and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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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 3 h 14 min. Alternatively, Leo Express operates a bus from České Budějovice to Salzburg once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

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 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz Hbf 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
Bus operators
Leo Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
le.cz
Bus from České Budějovice to Salzburg Park & Ride Sud
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
le.cz
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com

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