You can get from Berlin to Prague by train, bus or flight.
To get from Berlin to Prague on 30 Sep we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||173 miles (279 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£13 - £17|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £13 • 4 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £17 • 4 h 4 min|
|Popular travel companies||STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 173 miles (279 km) by coach or train from Berlin to Prague. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 4 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £13. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Berlin to Prague.
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It is possible to make this journey by direct flight, bus or train. All have similar journey times of around 4.5 hours. Buses are the most regular and frequent method of travel with dozens of daily departures.
Return journeys from Prague to Berlin are also available.
Regular and frequent buses run between the two cities 24-hours a day, seven days a week with the direct journey taking from 4 to 5 hours. Services are operated by Flixbus, Infobus and Eurolines. Departures are from Berlin Tegel Airport, Berlin main bus station or Südkreuz train station. Buses arrive at Prague Florenc Central Bus Station. All have taxi ranks and are well-linked to city centres and public transport systems.
Deutsche Bahn operate six direct trains a day to Prague from Berlin with a journey time of approximately 4.5 hours. There are also three departures with a change at Leipzig that take around half an hour longer. The first train leaves in the early hours of the morning while the last departure is at about 5:00 p.m. Direct trains leave from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrive into Prague Hlavni Nadrazi Station. Both are centrally located with taxis and car rentals available.
There are two direct flights a day between the two cities, operated on a code-share basis by Czech Airlines and Air Berlin. The total journey time is around 4 hours. Departures are at just before 7:30 a.m. and at around 4:00 p.m. Flights depart from Berlin Tegel Airport and arrive into Prague Vaclav Airport. Taxis, car rentals and shuttle services are available at all terminals.
Travel from Berlin, Germany to Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
The government of Czechia has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 20/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Berlin to Prague closer to your planned date of departure here.
Return travel to Berlin, Germany from Czechia is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.
Requirements for reentering Germany:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Berlin, Germany was last verified on 26/09/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Berlin from Prague.
There are 2 travel options from Berlin to Prague: coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Prague, which costs on average £13.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Prague:
A coach is £3 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Berlin to Prague costing on average £17.
The fastest way to get to Prague from Berlin is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 4 min.
There are alternative travel options to Prague that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 30 min on average.
The distance from Berlin to Prague is approximately 173 miles (279 km).
The average frequency per day from Berlin to Prague is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Berlin and Prague as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Berlin to Prague:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Prague with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Prague tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.
Before travelling from Berlin to Prague, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Berlin to Prague tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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