There are 5 ways to get from Pilsen to Karlovy Vary by bus, train, taxi, car or rideshare

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Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzen Station to Karlovy Vary 421232

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Plzeň to Karlovy Vary 48.8 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Plzen Jizni predmest to Cheb Ex / ...
  2. Take the train from Cheb to Karlovy Vary R / ...

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pilsen to Karlovy Vary 50.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Pilsen to Karlovy Vary 50.9 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pilsen to Karlovy Vary is to rideshare which costs 63 Kč and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pilsen to Karlovy Vary is to taxi which takes 1 h 13 min and costs 2 500 Kč - 3 100 Kč.

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The distance between Pilsen and Karlovy Vary is 65 km. The road distance is 81 km.

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The bus from Plzen Station to Karlovy Vary takes 1 h 43 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plzen Station and arriving at Karlovy Vary. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pilsen to Karlovy Vary. However, there are services departing from Plzen Jizni predmest and arriving at Karlovy Vary via Cheb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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

Autobusy Karlovy operates a bus from Pilsen to Karlovy Vary twice a week. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pilsen to Karlovy Vary via Cheb in around 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Plzen Jizni predmest to Cheb
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cd.cz
Train from Cheb to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Autobusy Karlovy
Website
autobusy-kv.cz
Bus from Plzen Station to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
autobusy-kv.cz
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Plzeň to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Pilsen to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Radio Taxi Plzen
Phone
+420 377 377 377
Website
radiotaxi-plzen.cz
City Line
Phone
+420 733 222 317
Website
city-line.cz

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