There are 7 ways to get from Karlovy Vary to Munich by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary to Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station 068
  2. Take the bus from Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station to Munich, Munich central bus station 034 / ...

$20 - $34

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Bus, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovy Vary to Plzen Station 421232
  2. Take the train from Plzen to München Hauptbahnhof

$17 - $26

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Train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovy Vary to Cheb R / ...
  2. Take the train from Marktredwitz to München Hbf Alex

$61 - $95

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovy Vary to Cheb R / ...
  2. Take the train from Cheb to Nürnberg Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf Rb / ...

$72 - $104

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Karlovy Vary to Munich 186.1 miles

$35 - $60

Bus to Prague, fly  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary to Prague, Prague ,Hradčanská
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Munich (MUC) PRG - MUC

$102 - $328

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovy Vary to Cheb
  2. Take the train from Cheb to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Munich (MUC) NUE - MUC

$92 - $245

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Karlovy Vary to Munich station. However, there are services departing from Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Karlovy Vary to Munich. However, there are services departing from Karlovy Vary and arriving at München Hbf via Cheb and Marktredwitz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Karlovy Vary and Munich is 251 km. The road distance is 297.8 km.

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The best way to get from Karlovy Vary to Munich without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Karlovy Vary to Munich, including transfers.

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Karlovy Vary to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary station.

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Karlovy Vary to Munich 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 Munich is to bus which takes 5 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Karlovy Vary to Munich.
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  • Distance: 157.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Karlovy Vary to Munich via Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Karlovy Vary to Munich via Cheb and Marktredwitz in around 6 h 19 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Munich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Nuremberg to Munich
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Karlovy Vary to Cheb
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
cd.cz
Train from Cheb to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
cd.cz
Train from Plzen to München Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
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 Marktredwitz to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
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 Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary to Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary to Prague, Prague ,Hradčanská
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusy Karlovy
Website
autobusy-kv.cz
Bus from Karlovy Vary to Plzen Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
autobusy-kv.cz

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Karlovy Vary to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at München Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Karlovy Vary to Munich is 298 km. It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to drive from Karlovy Vary to Munich.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Prague Airport to Munich Airport.

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