There are 3 ways to get from Český Krumlov to Pilsen by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Plzen hl.n. R

$7 - $11

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 853 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň, Pilsen 851

$16 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Český Krumlov to Pilsen 100.6 miles

$18 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Český Krumlov to Pilsen is to train which costs 160 Kč - 250 Kč and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Český Krumlov to Pilsen is to drive which costs 390 Kč - 600 Kč and takes 2 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Český Krumlov to Pilsen. However, there are services departing from Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov and arriving at Plzeň, Pilsen via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Český Krumlov and Pilsen is 124 km. The road distance is 160.9 km.

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The best way to get from Český Krumlov to Pilsen without a car is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs 160 Kč - 250 Kč.

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Český Krumlov to Pilsen, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Český Krumlov to Pilsen is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs 160 Kč - 250 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 330 Kč - 600 Kč and takes 5 h 50 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Český Krumlov to Pilsen is 161 km. It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to drive from Český Krumlov to Pilsen.

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  • Distance: 77.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

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

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Český Krumlov to Pilsen every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Český Krumlov to Pilsen via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc in around 5 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 Plzen hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
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 Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň, Pilsen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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