How to get from Vienna to Karlovy Vary by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Vienna to Karlovy Vary is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||210 miles (339 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$36 - $209|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $36 (€31) • 8 h 10 min|
|Fastest mode||Bus • $36 (€31) • 8 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus, Air Malta or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 210 miles (339 km) by bus, flight or train to Karlovy Vary from Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 8 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus, Air Malta or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Vienna to Karlovy Vary.
You can travel by train, bus or flight for as low as $49 (€42). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Vienna to Karlovy Vary. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Austrian Airlines is Austria’s leading airline and you can choose between Economy Class or Business Class for your next travel from Vienna to Karlovy Vary.
There are 3 travel options from Vienna to Karlovy Vary: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Karlovy Vary is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $36 (€31) compared to other travel options to Karlovy Vary:
A bus is $173 (€148) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $209 (€179) from Vienna to Karlovy Vary.
A bus is $91 (€78) less than a train with an average ticket price of $127 (€109) from Vienna to Karlovy Vary.
The fastest way from Vienna to Karlovy Vary is by bus with an average journey time of 8 h 10 min.
There are alternative travel options to Karlovy Vary that take longer:
Getting to Karlovy Vary by flight takes 11 h 35 min on average.
Taking a train requires on average 11 h 19 min of travel time.
The distance from Vienna to Karlovy Vary is approximately 210 miles (339 km).
The average frequency per day from Vienna to Karlovy Vary is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Karlovy Vary from Vienna as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
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