There are 8 ways to get from Bensheim to Karlovy Vary by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Pegnitz Re
  4. Take the train from Pegnitz to Cheb Re
  5. Take the train from Cheb to Karlovy Vary Re / ...

2 029 Kč - 4 379 Kč

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Train, bus  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary 068

724 Kč - 1 929 Kč

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Train, bus via Bamberg  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bamberg Re
  3. Take the bus from Bamberg, Bamberg train to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary 068

1 474 Kč - 3 039 Kč

Drive  •  4h 4m

  1. Drive from Bensheim to Karlovy Vary 423 km

1 200 Kč - 1 900 Kč

Train, fly to Prague, bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Prague (PRG) FRA - PRG
  3. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Hradčanská to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary - Tržnice

1 824 Kč - 8 259 Kč

Train, fly to Nuremberg  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Pegnitz
  4. Take the train from Pegnitz to Cheb
  5. Take the train from Cheb to Karlovy Vary

2 849 Kč - 7 534 Kč

Train, fly to Dresden  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dresden (DRS) FRA - DRS
  3. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi
  4. Take the train from Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi to Karlovy Vary

2 359 Kč - 9 289 Kč

Train, fly to Leipzig  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Leipzig (LEJ) FRA - LEJ
  3. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf
  4. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Johanngeorgenstadt
  5. Take the train from Johanngeorgenstadt to Karlovy Vary

2 644 Kč - 9 229 Kč

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The cheapest way to get from Bensheim to Karlovy Vary is to train and bus which costs 28€ - 75€ and takes 8h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Bensheim to Karlovy Vary is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 4h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bensheim to Karlovy Vary. However, there are services departing from Bensheim and arriving at Karlovy Vary via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf, Pegnitz and Cheb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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The distance between Bensheim and Karlovy Vary is 310 km. The road distance is 423 km.

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The best way to get from Bensheim to Karlovy Vary without a car is to train which takes 7h 35m and costs 75€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Bensheim to Karlovy Vary, including transfers.

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Bensheim to Karlovy Vary train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bensheim station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bensheim to Karlovy Vary is 423 km. It takes approximately 4h 4m to drive from Bensheim to Karlovy Vary.

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  • Distance: 310.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 35m

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

You can take a train from Bensheim to Karlovy Vary via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf, Pegnitz, and Cheb in around 7h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 400 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 400 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 7 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 7 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 7 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 7 500 Kč
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 8 500 Kč
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
450 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
220 Kč - 320 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Pegnitz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
290 Kč - 410 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Pegnitz to Cheb
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
360 Kč - 500 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
950 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
360 Kč - 500 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
430 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Johanngeorgenstadt
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
240 Kč - 340 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Johanngeorgenstadt to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
180 Kč - 260 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 2 100 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
750 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
300 Kč - 410 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
370 Kč - 500 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
470 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Cheb to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55 Kč - 90 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
Train from Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 Kč - 190 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
500 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bamberg, Bamberg train to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
300 Kč - 360 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague Hradčanská to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary - Tržnice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
230 Kč - 280 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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CSA and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 907+ hotels available in Karlovy Vary. Prices start at 924 Kč per night.

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