Cesky Krumlov Prices & Travel Costs

Last Updated: Dec 2023

You’ll be forgiven if you’ve never heard of Ceský Krumlov because not long ago it was a forgotten town after the Iron Curtain fell. But now this gorgeous little city set on a meandering river under a castle is a must-see stop for anyone going beyond Prague in Czechia.

Is Cesky Krumlov Expensive or Cheap?

A distant second in popularity in the Czech Republic to Prague, Ceský Krumlov is a small storybook town that you shouldn’t miss if you are in the region. It’s only 3 hours from Prague, Salzburg, or Vienna, and it’s easily one of the best-value cities in Europe.

Cesky Krumlov City Featured Image

Travel Costs to Cesky Krumlov

Population 14,000
Area 14,000
Timezone UTC+1
Currency Czech Koruna
Airports Flughafen Linz (LNZ)Prague-Ruzyne Airport (PRG)
BACKPACKER INDEX: US$71.61
1 USD = 23.7500 CZK
134 World cities ranked cheapest to most expensive: Backpacker Index for 2024

Accommodation Costs in Cesky Krumlov

Cesky Krumlov Hotel Seasons

Cesky Krumlov Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar8.42 - 17.05
starstarstarstarstar21.52 - 41.39
starstarstarstarstar23.83 - 48.04
starstarstarstarstar46.48 - 89.01
starstarstarstarstar113.89 - 113.89

Cesky Krumlov Hostels Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed2.74 - 3.33

Cesky Krumlov Attractions Prices

Best tours in Cesky Krumlov

Location Description Type Price(USD)
Ceský Krumlov Castle guided tourYou can see the magnificent exteriors of this castle and gardens for free. Going inside is by guided tour only.
Adults
11.79

Cesky Krumlov Food and Drink Prices

Food Type Description Price(USD)
Budget breakfastYour hotel should include breakfast. If not, there are only a few choices open in the morning.3.54 - 5.68
Budget lunchHearty Czech food like goulash and dumplings are cheap, even in sit-down restaurants.4.63 - 8.00
Budget dinnerNearly every restaurant in town has loads of options in this price range. Dining in Cesky Krumlov is a bargain.6.11 - 10.95
Beer (.5L)Eggenberg is the local beer, but Budvar and Pilsener Urquell are also cheap at every restaurant and bar.1.60 - 2.32
Beer .5L (retail)Beer in shops is only a bit cheaper than in restaurants.1.09 - 1.47

Cesky Krumlov Transport Prices

Type Price(USD)
Express bus to/from Prague9.26
Shuttle ride to/from Vienna34.95
3-km taxi ride in Cesky Krumlov3.33 - 4.00

Getting to Cesky Krumlov

Getting around Cesky Krumlov

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When to visit Cesky Krumlov

Temperature and rainfall

Month High F Low F Precip (inches)
January36252.9
February39252.5
March46322.6
April55362.4
May66453.5
June70504.1
July75543.8
August75543.9
September66462.9
October55412.8
November43322.9
December37283.1

Cesky Krumlov Weather advice

Sunrise and sunset

21 Mar7:07am7:15pm
21 Jun4:59am9:09pm
21 Sep6:47am7:06pm
21 Dec8:53am5:08pm

Where to go before and after