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There are 4 ways to get from Český Krumlov to Bratislava by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Linz
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...

$72 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov to Bratislava 912

$17 - $28

2 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf Ex / ...
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...

$49 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Český Krumlov to Bratislava 175.6 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Český Krumlov to Bratislava is to bus which costs 380 Kč - 650 Kč and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Český Krumlov to Bratislava is to drive which costs 800 Kč - 1 200 Kč and takes 3 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov and arriving at Bratislava. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Český Krumlov to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Cesky Krumlov and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Ceske Budejovice, Linz Hbf and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Český Krumlov and Bratislava is 219 km. The road distance is 281 km.

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The best way to get from Český Krumlov to Bratislava without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs 1 600 Kč - 2 200 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Český Krumlov to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Český Krumlov to Bratislava bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov station.

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Český Krumlov to Bratislava train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Ceske Budejovice station.

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The best way to get from Český Krumlov to Bratislava is to bus which takes 5 h 20 min and costs 380 Kč - 650 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 100 Kč - 1 800 Kč and takes 7 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Český Krumlov to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 136.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between Český Krumlov, Czech Republic and Bratislava, Slovakia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Český Krumlov to Bratislava 5 times a week. Tickets cost $17 - $28 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Český Krumlov to Bratislava via Ceske Budejovice, Linz Hbf, and Wien Hbf in around 7 h 4 min.

Train operators
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 Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
$10 - $16
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Linz
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
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 Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Český Krumlov to Bratislava bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bratislava station.

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Český Krumlov to Bratislava train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bratislava hl.st. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Český Krumlov to Bratislava is 281 km. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from Český Krumlov to Bratislava.

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Book your Český Krumlov to Bratislava bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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