There are 5 ways to get from Linz to Pilsen by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz Industriezeile to České Budějovice Leb9750 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Plzen hl.n. R

$11 - $18

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Train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Ceske Budejovice Os / ...
  2. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Plzen hl.n. R

$18 - $29

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Regensburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Plzen

$56 - $81

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N160
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň Divadlo Alfa Leo Express

$19 - $30

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Pilsen 143.9 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Linz to Pilsen is to bus and train which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Linz to Pilsen is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Linz and Pilsen is 173 km. The road distance is 230.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Linz to Pilsen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Linz to Pilsen. However, there are services departing from Linz, Linz Industriezeile and arriving at Plzeň Divadlo Alfa via Praha ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Linz to Pilsen. However, there are services departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Plzen hl.n. via Ceske Budejovice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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The best way to get from Linz to Pilsen without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs 9€ - 16€.

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Map of how to get from Linz to Pilsen.
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  • Distance: 108.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Pilsen, Czech Republic?

You can take a train from Linz to Pilsen via Ceske Budejovice in around 5 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Linz to Pilsen via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and Praha ÚAN Florenc in around 6 h 25 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 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cd.cz
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Plzen
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Leo Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
le.cz
Bus from Linz Industriezeile to České Budějovice
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
le.cz
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Budweis
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň Divadlo Alfa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7

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