Directions from Salzburg to Pilsen

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Recommended option

Train via München Hbf  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hauptbahnhof to Plzen

$48 - $70

Cheapest option

Train EuroNight  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Ceske Budejovice En
  2. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Plzen hl.n. R

$5 - $9

5 alternative options

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt to Landshut(Bay)Hbf Rb
  2. Take the train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Nyrany Ex

$67 - $101

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station 086
  2. Take the bus from Mnichov, ZOB to Plzeň, CAN Rj

$18 - $28

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Pilsen 175.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Salzburg, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Prague (PRG) SZG - PRG
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Zličín to Plzeň, Pilsen

$121 - $529

Train to Munich, fly, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Prague (PRG) MUC - PRG
  3. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Zličín to Plzeň, Pilsen

$133 - $374

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

You can take a train from Salzburg to Pilsen via München Hbf and München Hauptbahnhof in around 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Pilsen via Munich, Munich central bus station and Mnichov, ZOB in around 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Salzburg to Prague via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Munich to Prague
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Salzburg to Prague via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Salzburg to Prague via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Prague via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Salzburg to Prague via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from München Hauptbahnhof to Plzen
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Plzen hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Nyrany
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague Zličín to Plzeň, Pilsen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Mnichov, ZOB to Plzeň, CAN
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from München to Plzeň
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
elines.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Praha Zličín to Plzeň CAN
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $7

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salzburg and Pilsen is 218 km. The road distance is 281 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Pilsen is to train which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 7 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Pilsen is to drive which takes 3 h 54 min and costs 27€ - 40€.

No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Pilsen. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Plzen via München Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Pilsen. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Plzeň, CAN via Mnichov, ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Salzburg to Pilsen, including transfers.