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There are 9 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

$105 - $145

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 912
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 902 / ...

$26 - $44

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Train  •  8 h 31 min

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

$82 - $129

Bus Bean Shuttle  •  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, Somogyi utca MHD stop RegioJet

$45 - $48

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Český Krumlov to Budapest 277.5 miles

$45 - $75

Bus, train to Vienna, fly  •  6 h 23 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

$161 - $372

Train to Prague, fly  •  8 h 9 min

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

$85 - $247

Bus, train to Munich, fly  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov to Passau
  2. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Freising
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Budapest (BUD) MUC - BUD

$114 - $328

Bus to Linz, fly  •  9 h 57 min

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

$202 - $646

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Český Krumlov to Budapest is to bus which costs 550 Kč - 1 000 Kč and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Český Krumlov to Budapest is to drive which costs 1 100 Kč - 1 700 Kč and takes 5 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Český Krumlov to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov and arriving at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld via Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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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 31 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 2 300 Kč - 3 300 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 bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov station.

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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 8 h and costs 550 Kč - 1 000 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 800 Kč - 2 900 Kč and takes 8 h 31 min.

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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, Vienna Erdberg in around 8 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Český Krumlov to Budapest via Ceske Budejovice and Linz Hbf in around 8 h 31 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Munich to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Prague to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Dusseldorf, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20 - $150
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
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 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 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
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
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Passau Hbf to Freising
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
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
Bus from Český Krumlov to Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov to Passau
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
regiojet.com

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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 bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld station.

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

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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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Book your Český Krumlov to Budapest bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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