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There are 3 ways to get from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary 068

$7 - $12

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Kirchenlaibach to Cheb Re
  2. Take the train from Cheb to Karlovy Vary Os / ...

$20 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary 74 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary is to bus which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station station and arriving at Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary. However, there are services departing from Bayreuth Hbf and arriving at Karlovy Vary via Kirchenlaibach and Cheb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Bayreuth and Karlovy Vary is 97 km. The road distance is 118.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs 6€ - 10€.

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The bus from Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary takes 1 h 55 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station.

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Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kirchenlaibach station.

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The best way to get from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs 6€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 17€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 60.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between Bayreuth, Germany and Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic?

FlixBus operates a bus from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary via Kirchenlaibach and Cheb in around 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kirchenlaibach to Cheb
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Cheb to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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 Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary station.

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Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Karlovy Vary station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary is 118 km. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Bayreuth to Karlovy Vary.

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