How to get here

A practical guide for all pilgrims.

By car

The village of Kuks is located in the Hradec Králové region between the towns of Dvůr Králové nad Labem and Jaroměř, the road I / 37 leads here. After arriving in the village from this road, you will soon come across a parking lot, where the parking fee is 60 CZK per day. From the parking lot there is a 15-minute walk through the village to the Hospital.

How far is it to Kuks?

  • from Hradec Králové (29.5 km, 30 minutes)
  • from Trutnov (21 km, 20 minutes)
  • from Náchod (27 km, 28 minutes)
  • from Jičín (46 km, 53 minutes)
  • from Prague (140.5 km, 1 hour and 34 minutes)
  • from Brno (170 km, 2 hours and 40 minutes)


By train

The railway line from Jaroměř to Stará Paka runs through Kuks, the passenger train stops at the Kuks stop, which is a 10-minute walk from the Hospital, and is guided by a yellow tourist sign.

By bus

If you choose to travel by bus, there is the Kuks bus stop „Kuks, rozcestí“. From there, the road continues straight to the village of Kuks, with the Hospital in sight. The walk will take you 15 minutes.


Train and bus connection to Kuks on IDOS

By bike

From Hradec Králové to Kuks, one of the longest continuous cycle paths (26 km) in the Czech Republic leads here. The route leads through the pleasant landscape of the Elbe and the bike path is also suitable for bike-carriages for children.

There are other cycle routes leading through Kuks - 2 (24) (Labská Vrchlabí - Skalička), 4098 (Choustníkovo Hradiště - Ratibořice), 4116 (to Chotěborky).