The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Prague to Salzburg will cost around £ 40 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 35.
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|Distance||169 miles (273 km)|
|Average coach duration||6 h 43 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£35 (€40)|
|Coach frequency||1 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day|
|Coach companies||Leo Express, Flixbus, Infobus or BlaBlaCar|
Coaches from Prague to Salzburg cover the 169 miles (273 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 43 min with our travel partners like Leo Express, Flixbus, Infobus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £23, but the average price of coach tickets is £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.
You can travel by coach from Prague to Salzburg with FlixBus for as low as £23. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Find the perfect FlixBus coach from Prague to Salzburg for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest FlixBus coach timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest coach from Prague to Salzburg. You can also check relevant travel information for the FlixBus coach, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap FlixBus coach tickets online. You can expect to travel around 169 miles (273 km) on this trip and your FlixBus Prague to Salzburg coach ticket can cost as little as £23 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets between Prague and Salzburg in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official FlixBus coach tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!
Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your coach tickets between Prague and Salzburg due to the coronavirus:
For travellers headed to Salzburg from Prague, there's arguably no better way to get there than by bus. The distance between the two cities is 170 miles and coaches from Prague to Salzburg complete the journey in nearly six and a half hours. Leo Express and FlixBus are the two bus companies that operate coaches to Salzburg from Prague.
Salzburg and Prague are 170 miles apart. On average, coaches from Prague to Salzburg take six hours and twenty minutes to cover the distance. However, depending on the time of departure and whether passengers board a direct or connecting bus, the duration can vary. Direct buses can arrive in Salzburg within five and a half hours, whereas connecting buses can take up to seven and a half hours.
With two bus operators plying the Prague-Salzburg route, there are at least six daily coaches. Though there are connecting buses, direct coaches are available for travellers who wish to travel without the hassle of transfers.
Among the six daily coaches, there is a morning bus and an overnight coach. The first bus departs the station in Salzburg at about 8:00 a.m. and arrives in Salzburg at around 1:35 pm. For travellers who wish to be in Salzburg by 6:00 a.m., the coach that leaves at around 11:30 p.m. is perfect.
Connecting buses may take up to seven and a half hours to get passengers to Salzburg, but they're often cheaper.
Departure bus station: Coaches from Prague to Salzburg are boarded at the Prague Wilsonova bus station. It is located on the border of Prague 1 and Prague 2 near the train station. Though the Wilsonova has been around over a century, it's akin to modern stations. Amenities available at the station include ATMs, lockers, supermarkets, restaurants, and jewellery shops.
Arrival bus station: On arrival, passengers will alight either at the Lastenstrasse 12 or Salzburg P+R South station. The Lastenstrasse is less than a mile from Salzburg's town centre. Though the Salzburg P+R South Station is five miles from the town centre, there is a taxi rank and other buses to get you any part of Salzburg.
Travellers who wish to get to Salzburg from Prague have the option of two bus companies. These are FlixBus and Leo Express. Combined, they offer six daily coaches from Prague to Salzburg. Among the coaches plying this route, there is a morning bus and a late-night bus. The others are spread throughout the day, ensuring travellers can catch a bus at different times.
Both FlixBus and Leo Express offer direct and connecting trips. With either, passengers are assured of a safe and comfortable journey as both providers have significantly invested in enhancing customer experience.
FlixBus offers both direct and connecting coaches from Prague to Salzburg. Being environmentally conscious, their buses are fuel-efficient. They also offer travellers the opportunity to contribute to safeguarding the climate. During online ticket purchases, travellers have the option of incurring an extra 1 to 3% charge on the ticket price. This amount is then invested in a certified climate protection project.
Leo Express operates a modern fleet of buses to Salzburg from Prague. With both direct and connecting buses available, travellers can book a seat at their preferred bus. Leo Express has discount packages for families, students and teachers, disabled persons, and pensioners. For pensioners, discounts can be as high as 75%.
FlixBus: Travellers are allowed to come with one carry-on bag with a maximum weight of 7kg and one more luggage of not more than 20kg, which can be stored underneath the bus. Journeying on a FlixBus coach is a great experience, as the comfortable seats are well spaced and have ample legroom.
Passengers that need to catch up with friends, watch a movie, listen to music, or do some work power can use the 4G speed WiFi. There are also power outlets to ensure devices are fully charged upon arrival.
Leo Express: Travellers have the option of two classes when booking Leo Express tickets. These are Economy and Business class. Passengers with skis or bicycles can also board their coaches. There are also baby seats for passengers with small children.
On the economy class, a small table for every seat, WiFi, and air conditioning are available. Passengers also receive a free bottle of water. Business-class passengers have more legroom for added comfort, and overnight travellers have access to a blanket or sleeping kit. They also get a non-alcoholic refreshment and a snack for the journey.
Travel between Prague, Czechia and Salzburg, Austria by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between Prague and Salzburg as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Salzburg to Prague is: Partially open
Reentry to Czechia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 15/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Salzburg to Prague coach here.
When taking the coach to Salzburg from Prague, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Praha, Hlavní Nádraží, Prague, ÚAN Florenc and Prague, Nádraží Veleslavín. Your journey can end in coach stations such as Salzburg, Lastenstrasse, Salzburg, PR Süd and Salzburg, Rainerstraße (Austria Trend Hotel Europa).
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín, which is located around 6 mile (s) / 10 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Salzburg, Lastenstrasse, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.
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