Prague to Karlovy Vary

Prague to Karlovy Vary

0 trips (CZK 140 – CZK 380)  

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Transportation from Prague to Karlovy Vary

  • Buses
    CZK 127
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

How to get from Prague to Karlovy Vary

When you want to get from Prague to Karlovy Vary, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Bus. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Train ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about CZK 380. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as CZK 140.

How far is Prague from Karlovy Vary?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Prague to Karlovy Vary. Your trip will be a total of 92 miles (148 km). The flying distance is 71 miles (114 km).

How long does it take to get from Prague to Karlovy Vary?

The travel time from Prague to Karlovy Vary can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 4 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Prague to Karlovy Vary?

The cost of the trip from Prague to Karlovy Vary varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is FlixBus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as CZK 140 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Train - a one-way Train ticket can cost as much as CZK 380.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Prague to Karlovy Vary:

  • Bus tickets - CZK 127 to CZK 204;
  • Train tickets - CZK 204 to CZK 382;

How many trips per day are there between Prague and Karlovy Vary?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 07:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 19:30. There are 62 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 15 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Taking a bus from Prague to Karlovy Vary is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Prague to Karlovy Vary

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Prague to Karlovy Vary? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.