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There are 8 ways to get from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf 331 / ...
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szekesfehervar Re / ...

30 370 Ft - 74 878 Ft

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10h 48m

  1. Take the bus from České Budějovice to Brno Zvonařka
  2. Take the train from Brno Hlavni Nadrazi to Gyoer Ic
  3. Take the bus from Győr, aut. áll. to Székesfehérvár, aut. áll

9 100 Ft - 17 631 Ft

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Ceske Velenice Re
  2. Take the train from Ceske Velenice to Wien Franz-Josefs-Bahnhof
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Gyoer Ec / ...
  4. Take the bus from Győr, aut. áll. to Székesfehérvár, aut. áll

18 928 Ft - 32 730 Ft

Bus  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the bus from České Budějovice,,aut.nádr to Linz Industriezeile
  2. Take the bus from Linz Industriezeile Bus Stop to Gyor Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Győr, aut. áll. to Székesfehérvár, aut. áll

9 835 Ft - 16 383 Ft

Drive  •  4h 51m

  1. Drive from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár 403.5 km

13 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft

Train to Prague, fly to Budapest, train  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Budapest (BUD) PRG - BUD
  3. Take the train from Koebanya-Kispest to Szekesfehervar

20 753 Ft - 46 050 Ft

Train, train to Vienna, fly to Budapest  •  8h 36m

  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 Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD
  4. Take the train from Koebanya-Kispest to Szekesfehervar

32 870 Ft - 123 978 Ft

Train to Prague, fly to Vienna, train  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Vienna (VIE) PRG - VIE
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szekesfehervar

56 253 Ft - 131 450 Ft

České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár by train

The train journey time between České Budějovice and Székesfehérvár is around 8h 15m and covers a distance of around 616 km. The fastest train normally takes 6h 39m. Operated by Czech Railways (ČD), Austrian Railways (ÖBB), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár train service departs from Ceske Budejovice and arrives in Szekesfehervar. Typically 41 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
8h 15m
Fastest train time:
6h 39m
Trains per week:
41
Cheapest price:
26 270 Ft
Carbon emissions:
32 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:06
Last train departs at:
20:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár train schedules

Czech Republic → Hungary
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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Hungary from Czech Republic.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Székesfehérvár is 0036 6 80 277 455.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Székesfehérvár is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Székesfehérvár is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0036 6 80 277 455.

Yes, entry into Czech Republic from Hungary is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár is to bus which costs 700 Kč - 1 200 Kč and takes 9h 35m.

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The fastest way to get from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár is to drive which takes 4h 51m and costs 950 Kč - 1 400 Kč.

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No, there is no direct bus from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár. However, there are services departing from České Budějovice,,aut.nádr and arriving at Székesfehérvár, aut. áll via Linz Industriezeile Bus Stop and Győr, aut. áll.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár. However, there are services departing from Ceske Budejovice and arriving at Szekesfehervar via Linz Hbf, Wien Hbf and Budapest-Kelenfoeld. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 50m.

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The distance between České Budějovice and Székesfehérvár is 353 km. The road distance is 403.5 km.

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The best way to get from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár without a car is to train which takes 7h 50m and costs 2 100 Kč - 5 500 Kč.

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It takes approximately 7h 50m to get from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár, including transfers.

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České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from České Budějovice,,aut.nádr station.

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České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár 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 Székesfehérvár is to train which takes 7h 50m and costs 2 100 Kč - 5 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 700 Kč - 1 200 Kč and takes 9h 35m.

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Map of how to get from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár.
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  • Distance: 353.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 50m

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

You can take a train from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár via Linz Hbf, Wien Hbf, and Budapest-Kelenfoeld in around 7h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár via Linz Industriezeile, Linz Industriezeile Bus Stop, Gyor Central Bus Station, and Győr, aut. áll. in around 9h 35m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
29 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
42 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
7 500 Ft - 25 000 Ft
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
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
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2 100 Ft - 3 500 Ft
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
2 100 Ft - 2 600 Ft
Business
2 900 Ft - 3 500 Ft
1st Class
3 000 Ft - 3 500 Ft
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Ceske Velenice
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
950 Ft - 1 500 Ft
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
950 Ft - 1 200 Ft
Business
1 200 Ft - 1 500 Ft
1st Class
1 200 Ft - 1 500 Ft
Train from Ceske Velenice to Wien Franz-Josefs-Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2 600 Ft - 4 400 Ft
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
2 600 Ft - 3 200 Ft
Business
3 600 Ft - 4 400 Ft
1st Class
3 700 Ft - 4 400 Ft
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2 800 Ft - 4 600 Ft
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
2 800 Ft - 3 400 Ft
Business
3 800 Ft - 4 600 Ft
1st Class
3 900 Ft - 4 600 Ft
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

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 Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15 000 Ft - 21 000 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Gyoer
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Website
Deutsche Bahn
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Linz, Hbf to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2 100 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
2 100 Ft - 3 000 Ft
1st Class
4 100 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
2 500 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
2 500 Ft - 3 500 Ft
1st Class
5 000 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Train from Wien Hbf to Gyoer
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1 600 Ft - 4 100 Ft
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
1 600 Ft - 2 300 Ft
1st Class
2 700 Ft - 4 100 Ft
Train from Brno Hlavni Nadrazi to Gyoer
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2 700 Ft - 9 000 Ft
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
2 700 Ft - 3 800 Ft
1st Class
5 500 Ft - 9 000 Ft
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9 500 Ft - 15 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
Train from Wien Hbf to Gyoer
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7 000 Ft - 11 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
19 000 Ft - 35 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Wien Hbf to Gyoer
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 24 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21 000 Ft - 38 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19 000 Ft - 26 000 Ft
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 900 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
1 900 Ft - 2 400 Ft
1st Class
5 500 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Train from Wien Hbf to Gyoer
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
900 Ft - 3 400 Ft
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
900 Ft - 1 200 Ft
1st Class
3 000 Ft - 3 400 Ft
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szekesfehervar
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
1 100 Ft - 1 400 Ft
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Koebanya-Kispest to Szekesfehervar
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 300 Ft - 1 600 Ft
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from České Budějovice,,aut.nádr to Linz Industriezeile
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
2 800 Ft - 3 400 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Linz Industriezeile Bus Stop to Gyor Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
5 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft
Book at
Nomago
Economy
5 500 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Premium
6 500 Ft - 9 000 Ft
Family&friends
7 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft
Tour Bus
Phone
+420 543 163 111
Email
objednavky@tourbus.cz
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from České Budějovice to Brno Zvonařka
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4 900 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Schedules at
tourbus.cz

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár bus services, operated by Volanbusz, arrive at Székesfehérvár, aut. áll station.

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České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Szekesfehervar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár is 403 km. It takes approximately 4h 51m to drive from České Budějovice to Székesfehérvár.

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