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 Berlin will cost around £ 34 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.
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Of the 12 trains that leave Prague for Berlin every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 280 km distance in an average of 7 h 4 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 5 m .
The slowest trains will take 11 h 53 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||173 miles (279 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 16 min|
|Average train ticket price||£17 (€19)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Prague to Berlin cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 16 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
You can travel by train from Prague to Berlin with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £17. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Travel 173 miles (279 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Prague to Berlin. Check the DB train timetable for your trip between Prague and Berlin on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Prague to Berlin you can pay as low as £17.
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.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Trains from Prague to Berlin run three times a day, including weekends. The journey to the German capital takes just under five hours and can be done without any changes. The first train from Prague to Berlin leaves just before 12.30pm and the last at about 4.30pm. The service is part of Deutsche Bahn's high-speed EuroCity network.
Return journeys for trains from Berlin to Prague are also available.
Travellers can choose to take trains from Prague to Berlin from either Praha Hlavni Nadr or Praha Holsovice stations. All trains to Berlin stop at both stations. Both stations are easily accessible from the city centre using Prague's efficient public transport which consist of either trams or the metro system. Taxis are also available.
Trains from Prague arrive at Berlin's newly refurbished Hauptbahnhof station, which is in the heart of the German capital. Onward transport is available using the U-Bahn, S-Bahn, trams, buses or taxis.
Berlin is a fascinating, sprawling city with a wealth of history to fascinate the traveller. Five museums on Museumsinsel (Museum Island) focus their attention on archaeology and 19th-century art and, as a whole, have been listed by UNESCO. The Museum for Contemporary Art, in a former railway station, houses art made since the 1960s, while the Checkpoint Charlie Museum marks the most notorious crossing point between the former East and West Berlin and is a reminder of the divisions of the Cold War. The city's Jewish Museum has a distinctive, angular design by the star architect Daniel Libeskind and a visit is an unforgettable experience. Berlin has a vibrant nightlife and to cater for those who indulge in it, the city's U-Bahn system operates all night on Fridays and Saturdays.
Travel between Prague, Czechia and Berlin, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 26/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Prague and Berlin before travelling.
The restriction level for your return train to Prague, Czechia from Berlin is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Prague from Berlin closer to your date of departure here.
Omio customers book a train from Prague, Praha, Zličín to Berlin Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Prague, Praha, Zličín and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Berlin most often arrive at Berlin Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this train station to the city centre.
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