There are 10 ways to get from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via Villach Hbf  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf Wb / ...
  4. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov

$130 - $169

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Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Budweis N160

$30 - $50

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Train, bus  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Schwarzach-St.Veit En
  2. Take the train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the bus from Salzburg to Český Krumlov

$109 - $130

Train  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf Wb / ...
  4. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Ceske Budejovice Os / ...

$73 - $122

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov 314.6 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Ljubljana to Vienna, train, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Vienna (VIE) LJU - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov

$196 - $495

Fly Klagenfurt to Vienna, train, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Vienna (VIE) KLU - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov

$187 - $593

Fly Graz to Vienna, train, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Vienna (VIE) GRZ - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov

$219 - $755

Fly Zagreb to Vienna, train, bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Vienna (VIE) ZAG - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov

$219 - $687

Fly Ljubljana to Prague, train  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Prague (PRG) LJU - PRG
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice

$121 - $511

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov is to bus which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov via Budweis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Cesky Krumlov via Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Linz Hbf and Ceske Budejovice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 32 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Český Krumlov is 307 km. The road distance is 503.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 34 min and costs 110€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to get from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov, including transfers.

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Ljubljana to Český Krumlov bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ljubljana station.

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Ljubljana to Český Krumlov train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Ljubljana station.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov is to bus which takes 9 h and costs 25€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 11 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov.
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  • Distance: 192 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 34 min

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Český Krumlov, Czech Republic?

FlixBus operates a bus from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov twice daily. Tickets cost $28 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov via Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Linz Hbf, and Ceske Budejovice in around 11 h 32 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Vienna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Graz to Vienna
Ave. Duration
38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ljubljana to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Vienna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Ljubljana to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Linz, Linz central station, Train
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cd.cz
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Linz to Český Krumlov
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Salzburg to Český Krumlov
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Budweis
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Ljubljana to Český Krumlov bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budweis station.

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Ljubljana to Český Krumlov train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Ceske Budejovice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Český Krumlov is 503 km. It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to drive from Ljubljana to Český Krumlov.

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Adria Airways offers flights from Ljubljana Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Ljubljana to Český Krumlov bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 800+ hotels available in Český Krumlov. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Ljubljana Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs 9€ - 40€.

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