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There are 4 ways to get from Karlovy Vary to Žatec by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Karlovy Vary to Chomutov
  2. Take the train from Chomutov to Zatec

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Bus, line 562732 bus

  1. Take the bus from Karlovy Vary Terminal Bus Station to Chomutov Bus Station
  2. Take the line 562732 bus from Chomutov to Žatec

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Karlovy Vary to Žatec

Drive

  1. Drive from Karlovy Vary to Žatec

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The cheapest way to get from Karlovy Vary to Žatec is to bus and line 562732 bus which costs 100 Kč - 140 Kč and takes 2h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Karlovy Vary to Žatec is to taxi which costs 2 300 Kč - 2 900 Kč and takes 1h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Karlovy Vary station to Žatec. However, there are services departing from Karlovy Vary Terminal Bus Station and arriving at Žatec via Chomutov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Karlovy Vary to Žatec. However, there are services departing from Karlovy Vary and arriving at Zatec via Chomutov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 54m.

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The distance between Karlovy Vary and Žatec is 49 km. The road distance is 76 km.

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The best way to get from Karlovy Vary to Žatec without a car is to train which takes 1h 54m and costs 100 Kč - 180 Kč.

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It takes approximately 1h 54m to get from Karlovy Vary to Žatec, including transfers.

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Karlovy Vary to Žatec bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Karlovy Vary Terminal Bus Station.

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Karlovy Vary to Žatec train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Karlovy Vary station.

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The best way to get from Karlovy Vary to Žatec is to train which takes 1h 54m and costs 100 Kč - 180 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus and line 562732 bus, which costs 100 Kč - 140 Kč and takes 2h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Karlovy Vary to Žatec.
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  • Distance: 49.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 54m

What companies run services between Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic and Žatec, Ústecký kraj, Czech Republic?

You can take a train from Karlovy Vary to Žatec via Chomutov in around 1h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Karlovy Vary to Žatec via Chomutov in around 2h 3m.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Karlovy Vary to Chomutov
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80 Kč - 130 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
80 Kč - 100 Kč
Business
100 Kč - 130 Kč
1st Class
100 Kč - 130 Kč
Train from Chomutov to Zatec
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28 Kč - 50 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
28 Kč - 35 Kč
Business
35 Kč - 50 Kč
1st Class
40 Kč - 50 Kč
GW Train Regio a.s.
Phone
602179003
Email
info@gwtr.cz
Website
gwtr.cz
Train from Chomutov to Žatec
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
gwtr.cz
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Karlovy Vary Terminal Bus Station to Chomutov Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
70 Kč - 100 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Autobusy Karlovy Vary
Phone
+420 353 613 613
Website
autobusy-kv.cz
Bus from Chomutov to Žatec
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29 Kč - 35 Kč
Website
Autobusy Karlovy Vary
Cash ticket price
29 Kč - 35 Kč
Other operators
Taxi from Karlovy Vary to Žatec
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Estimated price
2 300 Kč - 2 900 Kč
Jaroslava Dietzová - Centrum Taxi
Phone
+420 353 222 998
Jan Bican - Taxi Otava
Phone
+420 353 229 245

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Karlovy Vary to Žatec bus services, operated by Autobusy Karlovy Vary, arrive at Žatec station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Karlovy Vary to Žatec is 76 km. It takes approximately 1h 1m to drive from Karlovy Vary to Žatec.

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