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Train Information to Prague from Berlin

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Berlin to Prague cover the 173 miles (279 km) long route taking on average 4 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Prague

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Berlin to Prague from £17. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Berlin to Prague. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

    Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Berlin and Prague:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travelling by Train from Berlin to Prague

    Trains from Berlin to Prague are run by Deutsche Bahn and run on average once every two hours during the weekdays. Most trains are direct and take around 4hrs to arrive into Prague.

    Know before you go:

  • Trains from Berlin to Prague are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • The average journey duration is 4hrs long, although some journeys can take up to 7hrs to complete.
  • Trains run from Berlin to Prague from just past 04:18 until 19:28, although times may vary.
  • Trains run once every two hours on average, later in the evening, or early in the morning, this may decrease further.
  • Trains depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrive into Praha hlavní nádraží.
  • Berlin to Prague Train Schedule

    Departure Time

    Departure Station

    Arrival Station

    Journey Time

    04:27

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague hlavní nádraží

    05:00 h

    07:03

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague hlavní nádraží

    04:24 h

    09:04

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague hlavní nádraží

    04:23 h

    11:04

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague hlavní nádraží

    4:23 h

    13:03

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague hlavní nádraží

    04:24 h

    15:04

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague hlavní nádraží

    04:23 h

    17:04

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague hlavní nádraží

    04:23 h

    19:27

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague Masarykovo N.

    10:35 h

    21:02

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague Masarykovo N.

    11:00 h

    21:30

    Berlin Hauptbahnof

    Prague Masarykovo N.

    10:32 h



    Tips for Booking Cheap Trains from Berlin to Prague

    • To get the best price it's important to book as far in advance as possible as prices climb as tickets sell out.
    • If you’re able to purchase a non-flexible fare, this will also save you money. This means travelling on a particular train at a particular time.
    • Travelling on a Wednesday is considerably cheaper than a Friday, so if you can start your holiday early, the travel costs could be cheaper.
    • Avoid travelling at peak commuter trains, even if you’re travelling internationally, these will be the most expensive times.

    Coach Station Information and Getting to the City Centre

    Departing from Berlin: Berlin Hauptbahnhof station, or the main station, has a wide range of amenities for travellers who plan to take a train from Berlin to Prague. It is conveniently located in Europaplatz, in the business district in the heart of the city. There are direct links to the Berlin S-Bahn network, and it takes just 10 minutes to reach Berlin Hauptbahnhof from Alexanderplatz or Station Zoo. Buses and trams also stop close to the main station and taxis are readily available. The station is very large, with many platforms, so it’s advised that travellers arrive with enough time to located the correct departure platform.

    Arriving in Prague: Praha hlavní nádraí or Praha hl.n is very close to Wenceslas Square in the centre of the city and is the arrival point for the train from Berlin to Prague. The Metro (line C) connects with the station, enabling passengers to reach other parts of the city easily, and buses stop nearby. Taxis are available but passengers should ensure that they are official before getting in.


    Travel Tips

    Trains from Berlin to Prague
    Travel by train to Prague easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Prague.
    FAQs
    Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Berlin and Prague?

    Travel by train between Berlin, Germany and Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Prague from Berlin restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Czechia from Berlin?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

    The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 23/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Berlin and Prague closer to your date of departure here.

    Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Berlin, Germany from Prague, Czechia?

    The restriction level for your return train to Berlin, Germany from Prague is: Partially open.

    Is my return train into Berlin from Prague restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Prague?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Pre-arrival health declaration
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

    What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

    The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 26/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Berlin from Prague closer to your date of departure here.

    How much does a cheap train from Berlin to Prague cost?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Berlin to Prague to cost as little as £17  in the next 7 days.
    How much is a train ticket from Berlin to Prague?
    If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Berlin to Prague train price to come in at an average of £17  one way.
    What is the distance to Prague from Berlin via train?
    The train distance from Berlin to Prague is around 173 miles (279 km).
    What is the average Berlin to Prague train duration?
    On average the train from Berlin to Prague duration is 4 h 4 min  for the 173 miles (279 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
    Which train station from Berlin to Prague do I depart from? Which Prague train station from Berlin do I arrive in?

    Omio customers book a train from Berlin Hbf   to Prague, Praha, Zličín   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the train station in Berlin to go to Prague? Where is the train station in Prague located?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Berlin Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Prague, Praha, Zličín, located 6 mile (s) / 10 km away from the city centre.

    What train providers offer a service to Prague from Berlin?
    Take the Berlin to Prague train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Berlin to Prague as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Are there any Berlin to Prague direct trains?
    Yes, there are 6 direct trains from Berlin to Prague per day with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
    How many trains are there from Berlin to Prague a day?
    On average, there are 6 trains a day from Berlin to Prague. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When can I take the first train from Berlin to Prague? When can I take the last train for the day?
    The first train from Berlin to Prague leaves at 04: 45   and the last train for this leaves at 21: 29. Omio shows you the latest train from Berlin to Prague times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    When should I buy Berlin Prague train tickets to score the best deals?
    If you book Berlin to Prague train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £17. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Berlin to Prague. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Berlin
    Prague
    The major railway station for departures from Berlin is Berlin Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Berlin Hbf for your trip between Berlin and Prague.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxiTaxi
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket office hours
    Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
    Connections to/from station
    U-Bahn lines: U5
    Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7
    Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
    S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
    Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10