There are 8 ways to get from Český Krumlov to Budapest by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Linz Cesky Krumlov to Linz
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Kelenföld Rj

$140 - $180

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Bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Vienna Cesky Krumlov to Vienna
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér RegioJet

$80 - $83

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Bus via Vienna  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Vienna Cesky Krumlov to Vienna
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 902 / ...

$89 - $98

Train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf Ex / ...
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Kelenföld Rj

$82 - $130

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Český Krumlov to Budapest 277.5 miles

$45 - $75

Bus, train to Vienna, fly  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Linz
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD

$196 - $412

Bus to Linz, fly  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Linz
  2. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Budapest (BUD) LNZ - BUD

$207 - $551

Train to Prague, fly  •  7 h 54 min

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

$86 - $247

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Český Krumlov to Budapest is to drive which costs 1 000 Kč - 1 600 Kč and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Český Krumlov to Budapest is to drive which costs 1 000 Kč - 1 600 Kč and takes 5 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Český Krumlov to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Cesky Krumlov and arriving at Kelenföld via Ceske Budejovice and Linz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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The distance between Český Krumlov and Budapest is 380 km. The road distance is 444 km.

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The best way to get from Český Krumlov to Budapest without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 h 16 min and costs 3 000 Kč - 4 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Český Krumlov to Budapest, including transfers.

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Český Krumlov to Budapest 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 Budapest is to bus which takes 7 h 36 min and costs 1 900 Kč - 2 200 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 700 Kč - 2 900 Kč and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Český Krumlov to Budapest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Kelenföld station.

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Map of how to get from Český Krumlov to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 237.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

What companies run services between Český Krumlov, Czech Republic and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Český Krumlov to Budapest via Vienna, Westbahnhof, Erdberg, Vienna, Vienna Erdberg, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 7 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Český Krumlov to Budapest via Ceske Budejovice and Linz Hbf in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Prague to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Prague to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20 - $150
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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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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
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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 - $17
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
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Linz
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Yes, the driving distance between Český Krumlov to Budapest is 444 km. It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to drive from Český Krumlov to Budapest.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport.

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