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Train Information between Erfurt and Prague

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£24 (€27)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Erfurt to Prague cover the 161 miles (259 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 44 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £24. Travellers depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn Erfurt – Prague

You can travel by train between Erfurt and Prague with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £17. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect trip between Erfurt and Prague with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables between Erfurt and Prague and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Erfurt and Prague by DB is 161 miles (259 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Erfurt and Prague is £20.

DB is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 at Omio.

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 WCs are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Erfurt to Prague and when travelling by train:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Erfurt 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 Erfurt to Prague.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Prague, Czechia if I'm coming from Erfurt, Germany by train?

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

What is the status of international entry into Czechia from Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Czechia from Erfurt?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When travelling in Czechia, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Prague from Erfurt before travelling.

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

Return travel from Czechia to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Erfurt from Prague?

Entry into Germany 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 Erfurt, Germany?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 15/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Erfurt from Prague.

How much do cheap train tickets from Erfurt to Prague cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Erfurt to Prague for as little as £17  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Erfurt to Prague on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Prague from Erfurt is £24  one way.
How far is it from Erfurt to Prague by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Erfurt to Prague via train to be approximately 161 miles (259 km).
What is the average Erfurt to Prague train duration?
The train time between Erfurt and Prague is on average 5 h 44 min  for the 161 miles (259 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Erfurt to Prague by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Erfurt to Prague do I depart from? Which Prague train station from Erfurt do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf   and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.

Where is the departure train station in Erfurt located? Where is the arrival train station in Prague located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Erfurt Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Prague most often arrive at Prague, Praha, Zličín and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from this train station to the city centre.

Which train companies can take me from Erfurt to Prague?
For the trip from Erfurt to Prague you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Prague from Erfurt on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
What are the first and last departure train times from Erfurt to Prague?
The first Erfurt to Prague train departs at 04: 31   and the last train from Erfurt to Prague leaves at 20: 40. Check out the most up-to-date Erfurt to Prague train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I purchase Erfurt to Prague train tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase Erfurt to Prague train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £24. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Erfurt to Prague. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Erfurt
Prague
The major railway station for departures from Erfurt is Erfurt Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Erfurt Hbf for your trip between Erfurt and Prague.