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from Erfurt to Prague

You can get from Erfurt to Prague by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Erfurt to Prague on 2 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:28Erfurt Hbf4h53 13:21Praha-Holesovice
2 changes
£401One-way
Cheapest
21:40Erfurt Hbf10h31 08:11Prague
3 changes
£311One-way
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10:28Erfurt Hbf5h08 15:36Prague
2 changes
£401One-way
16:28Erfurt Hbf5h08 21:36Prague
2 changes
£401One-way
09:40Erfurt Hbf5h31 15:11Prague
3 changes
£401One-way

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Thu
2 Dec
£31Deutsche Bahn
£30Flixbus
Fri
3 Dec
£20Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
Sat
4 Dec
£20Deutsche Bahn
£34Flixbus
Sun
5 Dec
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£32Brittany Ferries
Wed
8 Dec
£20Deutsche Bahn
£24Flixbus
Thu
9 Dec
£20Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
Sat
11 Dec
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£20Flixbus
Mon
13 Dec
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£17Flixbus
Tue
14 Dec
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£32Brittany Ferries
Wed
15 Dec
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£22Flixbus
Thu
16 Dec
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£26Flixbus
Fri
17 Dec
£20Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
Sun
19 Dec
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£20Flixbus
Mon
20 Dec
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£12Flixbus
Tue
21 Dec
£20Deutsche Bahn
£32Brittany Ferries

Travel Information to Prague from Erfurt

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£20 - £26
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £20 • 4 h 53 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £20 • 4 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 161 miles (259 km) from Erfurt to Prague. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 53 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £20. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Erfurt to Prague.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Prague, Czechia if I’m coming from Erfurt, Germany?

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

Can travellers from Germany enter Czechia?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Prague from Erfurt?

Conditions of entry into Czechia:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Prague, Czechia?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Czechia has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 29/11/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip between Erfurt and Prague.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Prague, Czechia?

The restriction level for your return to Erfurt, Germany from Czechia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Erfurt from Prague restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Erfurt from Prague?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Erfurt, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 30/11/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Erfurt from Prague closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Erfurt to Prague?

You can travel from Erfurt to Prague 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Prague from Erfurt?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Erfurt to Prague, which costs on average £20.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Prague:

A train is £5 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Erfurt to Prague costing on average £26.

What is the fastest way from Erfurt to Prague?

The fastest way to get to Prague from Erfurt is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 53 min.

There are alternative travel options to Prague that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 15 min   of travel time.

How far is Prague from Erfurt?

The distance between Erfurt and Prague is around 161 miles (259 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Erfurt to Prague?

The average frequency per day from Erfurt to Prague is:

  • 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Prague from Erfurt as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Erfurt and in Prague?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Erfurt to Prague:

  • Coaches most often depart from Erfurt at Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Prague at Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
  • Trains from Erfurt to Prague most often leave from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Which travel operators can get me from Erfurt to Prague?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Erfurt to Prague:

  • You can go to Prague from Erfurt by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £26 with Flixbus from Erfurt to Prague on Omio.
  • You can go to Prague from Erfurt by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £20 with Deutsche Bahn from Erfurt to Prague on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Prague from Erfurt?
Your journey from Erfurt to Prague doesn't have to end in Prague. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. If you’d like to add Berlin, Vienna or Budapest to your Erfurt to Prague trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Prague today!
When should I buy a ticket between Erfurt and Prague online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Erfurt to Prague, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £26 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £20 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Erfurt 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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