Cheap train tickets from Prague to Berlin

Showing times and prices for 19 Jan

Cheapest

£17

Average

£23

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 £ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.

Cheapest
06:25Prague4h17 10:42Berlin Hbf
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£171One-way
Cheapest
20:46Prague10h46 07:32Berlin Hbf
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£171One-way
2nd Cheapest
23:26Prague10h06 09:32Berlin Hbf
3 changes
£221One-way
2nd Cheapest
16:25Prague4h17 20:42Berlin Hbf
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£221One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:25Prague4h17 12:42Berlin Hbf
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£221One-way

Train schedule Prague to Berlin

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06:25Prague4h17 10:42Berlin Hbf
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08:25Prague4h17 12:42Berlin Hbf
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10:25Prague4h17 14:42Berlin Hbf
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12:25Prague4h17 16:42Berlin Hbf
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14:25Prague4h17 18:42Berlin Hbf
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16:25Prague4h17 20:42Berlin Hbf
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18:06Praha-Holesovice4h36 22:42Berlin Hbf
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20:46Prague10h46 07:32Berlin Hbf
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23:26Prague10h06 09:32Berlin Hbf
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Wed
19 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Thu
20 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Fri
21 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Union Ivkoni International
Sat
22 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Sun
23 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Mon
24 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Tue
25 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Wed
26 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Thu
27 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Fri
28 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£17Union Ivkoni International
Sat
29 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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30 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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31 Jan
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£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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1 Feb
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2 Feb
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3 Feb
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4 Feb
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5 Feb
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6 Feb
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Fastest train times from Prague to Berlin

Showing times and prices for 19 Jan

Fastest Journey

4 h 17 m

Average

5 h 41 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

280 km

Of the 9 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 5 h 41 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 17 m .

The slowest trains will take 10 h 46 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.

Fastest
16:25Prague4h17 20:42Berlin Hbf
0 changes
£221One-way
Fastest
06:25Prague4h17 10:42Berlin Hbf
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£171One-way
Fastest
08:25Prague4h17 12:42Berlin Hbf
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£221One-way
Fastest
12:25Prague4h17 16:42Berlin Hbf
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£221One-way
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10:25Prague4h17 14:42Berlin Hbf
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£221One-way

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Overview: Train from Prague to Berlin

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Prague to Berlin cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 17 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 journey 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.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Prague to Berlin

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Prague and Berlin from £17 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Prague to Berlin train.

  • Average Price: £17

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

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

Trains from Prague to Berlin: Journey Details

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.

Taking the Train from Prague

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.

Getting into Berlin by Train

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 Tips: Trains from Prague to Berlin

Travel by train to Berlin 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 Prague to Berlin.
FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Prague to Berlin?

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

Can I enter Germany from Czechia?

International entry status: 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 entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 Berlin, Germany?

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 17/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Prague to Berlin as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Czechia from Berlin, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Berlin to Prague is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Czechia from Germany?

Reentry to Czechia 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?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
  • Unvaccinated travellers are required to take a PCR test between days 5 and 7 after arrival
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • 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: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 13/01/2022. 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 Berlin to Prague train here.

How much do cheap trains to Berlin from Prague cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Prague to Berlin to cost as little as £17  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Prague to Berlin?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Prague to Berlin train price to come in at an average of £17  one way.

What is the distance from Prague to Berlin via train?

The Prague to Berlin train distance is approximately 173 miles (279 km).

How long is the train between Prague and Berlin?

On average the train from Prague to Berlin duration is 4 h 17 min  for the 173 miles (279 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Prague to Berlin do I depart from? Which Berlin train station from Prague do I arrive in?

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

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín and travel around 6.2 miles (10 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Berlin Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the train station to the city centre in Berlin.

What train providers offer a service from Prague to Berlin?

If you're looking for trains from Prague to Berlin, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Berlin. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Prague to Berlin trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Is there a direct train from Prague to Berlin?

Yes, there are 6 direct trains per day from Prague to Berlin. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.

How many train services per day are there to Berlin from Prague?

The average number of trains departing Prague for Berlin is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Prague to Berlin?

The earliest train departing from Prague to Berlin leaves at 05: 25. The last train departing from Prague to Berlin leaves at 22: 26. You can find the latest Prague to Berlin train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Prague and Berlin for the best deals?

If you buy Prague to Berlin 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 to Berlin from 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

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