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Train Information between Heidelberg and Prague

distanceDistance259 miles (418 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£28 (€31)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Heidelberg to Prague cover the 259 miles (418 km) long route taking on average 8 h 25 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £28, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.

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Deutsche Bahn between Heidelberg and Prague

For as little as £25 you can travel by train from Heidelberg to Prague with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 259 miles (418 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Heidelberg and Prague. Check the DB train timetable for your trip between Heidelberg and Prague on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Heidelberg and Prague you can pay as low as £25.

Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver 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, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets from Heidelberg to Prague due to the coronavirus:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Heidelberg to Prague
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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Heidelberg and Prague?

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

Is international entry into Prague from Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
  • 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 29/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Heidelberg and Prague closer to your date of departure here.

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

Return travel from Czechia to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Heidelberg 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 or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Heidelberg, 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 03/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Heidelberg from Prague.

How much does a cheap train to Prague from Heidelberg cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Heidelberg and Prague for the next 7 days starting from £25  one way.
How much is a train ticket from Heidelberg to Prague?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Heidelberg to Prague is £28  one way.
What is the distance to Prague from Heidelberg by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Prague from Heidelberg via train to be approximately 259 miles (418 km).
How long is the train journey between Heidelberg and Prague?
On average the Heidelberg to Prague train time is 8 h 25 min  covering the 259 miles (418 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station in Heidelberg goes to Prague? Which train station do I come into Prague from Heidelberg?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Heidelberg Hbf   and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Heidelberg Hbf, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre of Heidelberg. The most popular arrival train station in Prague, called Prague, Praha, Zličín, is located around 6.2 miles (10 km) away from its city centre.

What train providers go from Heidelberg to Prague?
If you're looking for trains from Heidelberg to Prague, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Prague. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Heidelberg to Prague route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When is the earliest train from Heidelberg to Prague? When is the last train from Heidelberg to Prague?
The first train from Heidelberg to Prague leaves at 04: 55   and the last train for this leaves at 19: 10. Omio shows you the latest train from Heidelberg to Prague timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I purchase train tickets to Prague from Heidelberg to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Heidelberg to Prague is on average £28 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Heidelberg and Prague available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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