If you want to know more about the journey from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň by train, look no further!
The average journey time from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň by train is 3 hours 1 minute, although on the fastest services it can take just 2 hours. You'll usually find 16 trains per day traveling the 65 km between these two destinations. Direct trains are usually available every day on the route to Plzeň. As the main train operator on this route, you're likely to be traveling on a service operated by Regiojet for all or at least part of your journey to Plzeň.
Book train tickets from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň in advance instead of buying them on the day and you'll snap up the cheapest fares. You can check prices from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň in our Journey Planner.
Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.
|Journey time||From 2h 0m|
|Distance||40 miles (65 km)|
|Frequency||16 trains per day|
|Departure station||Karlovy Vary|
|Changes||Direct trains available|
|Train and bus operators||Regiojet|
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
The average journey time by train between Karlovy Vary and Plzeň is 3 hours and 1 minute, with around 16 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň is 2 hours and 0 minutes.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň without having to change trains. There are 7 direct trains from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň leaves at 04:27. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň leaves at 22:26. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Karlovy Vary to Plzeň cover a distance of around 40 miles (65 km) during the journey.