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1,093 Km
1 hour 20 min
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Transportation to Karlovy Vary Airport from the City Center

Karlovy Vary city center is not so far from the airport located in the city, and it is possible to travel from the city center to the Karlovy Vary Airport by choosing one of the alternative means such as bus and taxi or renting a car. You can check whether your suitcases are too heavy before renting a car for your travel. If you choose to travel with only a small suitcase or backpack, you can take a more affordable way such as taking a bus, and you can rent a car or take taxis to get to the airport more conveniently.


Taxis are one of the most preferred options for transferring to the airport in Karlovy Vary, as in many parts of Europe. You can find a taxi in many places in the city center, while you can request a taxi to reach to the Karlovy Vary Airport by informing your hotel of your departure time beforehand. Taxis are also practical for those passengers coming to the Karlovy Vary Airport with larger and heavier suitcases. Thanks to the short distance between the airport and the historical city center of Karlovy Vary, you will not pay high amounts for taking a taxi and thus you will not strain your holiday budget.


As a more economical way, you can also prefer taking a bus to arrive at the Karlovy Vary Airport. The only handicap of taking a bus may be that passengers with heavy suitcases can have a bad time to come to the station. If you can easily come to the stations in Karlovy Vary city center, you can take the buses during daylight hours. When you need to reach the Karlovy Vary Airport at a later hour, you can look for a transportation option such as a taxi that can be found easily rather than taking a bus.

Car Rental

In order to rent a car in Karlovy Vary, you can choose one of the companies such as Alimex, Quatromarket or Godem, which also have offices located at the airport terminal. Those visitors, who want to rent a car through Alimex and reach Karlovy Vary Airport, can call +420 800 150 170 to contact the rental office at the airport. There are also different rental companies that you can easily find in Prague, the capital city of the country and other regions, and rent your car through these companies. If you are planning to come to the Karlovy Vary Airport from outside the city and plan to rent a car for this reason, do not forget to contact the rental office beforehand and inform them that you will deliver the vehicle at Karlovy Vary.

Airport Information

Karlovy Vary Airport offers its passengers a comfortable environment thanks to its location close to the city center and extensive shopping, recreation and eating and drinking facilities. You can buy many things from the duty-free store, especially perfumes, gifts, tobacco products and confectionery that you may need. If you want to feel more special and enjoy the services offered for passengers, you can use the VIP passenger lounge and also the conference room in the hall. Visitors that come to the Karlovy Vary Airport by using their private vehicle, where car rental offices are also located, can benefit from the parking lot and vehicle waiting areas.

Last Updated: 03 Nov 2017

Transportation to Bristol City Center from Airport

Bristol Airport is located only 13 km from the city center. Traveling between the airport and the city center is extremely convenient and easy. Renting a car from the airport is a great way to get to the city center and explore its surroundings. If you would like to use public transportation then you can take a train or bus to the city center. A faster and more convenient transportation alternative to get to the city center would be by taxi; taxis are readily available outside the terminal.   


The airport is not directly served by rail. The main train station, Bristol Temple Meads, is located about 13 km from the airport. There are regular bus services that provide easy transportation to the station. The Airport Flyer Express buses operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bus services to the station run every 10 minutes. Buses depart from the terminal and take about 30 minutes to reach Bristol Temple Meads. At this station you can transfer to various train lines that provide direct or connecting transportation to surrounding cities.  


Buses are another convenient transportation alternative to get to the city center and other nearby cities. Buses to the city center run every 8 minutes and cost 7 pounds.

It takes about 30 minutes to get to Bristol city center by bus. Buses to Bath take about 50 minutes and run every 30 minutes. The fare for this trip is 14 pounds.

To get to Cardiff from the airport by bus takes about an hour and 20 minutes. There are 12 services a day that operate between Bristol Airport and Cardiff. The fare for this trip is 10 pounds for a one way ticket.  

To get to Exeter from Bristol Airport by bus takes about an hour and 35 minutes. The fare for this trip is 13 pounds for a one way ticket. Buses to Exeter run every hour.

To get to Plymouth from Bristol Airport by bus takes about 3 hours. The fare for this trip is 22 pounds. Buses to Plymouth run every hour.


The city center is easily accessibly from Bristol Airport by car, simply follow the signs and you’ll get to the city center in about 30 minutes. There are short-term parking areas available for those who are picking up their loved ones from the airport. It costs 1 pound to wait in this area for up to 10 minutes, 3 pounds to wait for 10-20 minutes, 5 pounds to wait for 20-40 minutes, and 20 pounds to wait for 40-60 minutes. If you plan on parking your car for over an hour then you can pay up to 50 pounds. Keep in mind that this amount allows you to park your vehicle for 24 hours.


Another convenient and quick transportation alternative to get to the city center is by taxi. Arrow Cars is the on-site taxi service at Bristol Airport. Arrow Cars operate year-round, 24 hours a day, and are readily available at the terminal exit. It takes about 30-35 minutes to get to the city center from the airport by taxi. You can pay the fare using cash or credit card. If you are traveling with a large group you can book a larger vehicle. You can get detailed information regarding the average fare to your location in the city from the airport.

Rental Car

Renting a car is a great way to get to Bristol city center from the airport. It is also a great way to explore the natural beauty of the surrounding areas. Rental car companies at the airport that you can choose from include Hertz, AVIS, National, Enterprise, Europcar, and Budget. You can rent a car from one of these offices at the airport once you land or book a vehicle in advance by making a reservation online. Rental car companies in the city may have special promotions and campaigns throughout the year that you can keep track of online. This way you could rent a car at a more advantageous price.

Airport Shuttle

Special airport shuttle services are an extremely comfortable transportation alternative to get to the city center from the airport. These services provide door-to-door transportation. You can make a reservation with one of these service provides over the phone or online. That way your vehicle will be ready and waiting for you once you land.  

Luxury Vehicles

Luxury vehicles aren’t a highly preferred method of transportation in Bristol, especially for transportation to and from the airport. One of the biggest reasons why this method isn’t frequently used is because alternatives like public transportation and taxis are an extremely comfortable and convenient way to get to the city center. Nevertheless those looking for a more elite experience can book a vehicle through luxury rental companies. 

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2019

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How many kilometers is the flight distance from Karlovy Vary-Bristol and how long does the flight take?

The flight distance between Karlovy Vary-Bristol is 1093 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 1 hour 20 minutes.

Which day is the most convenient for Karlovy Vary-Bristol flights?

When the average prices are examined, the most suitable day for Karlovy Vary-Bristol flights is Monday.

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