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from Leipzig to Prague

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

Our recommendation

To get from Leipzig to Prague on 26 Jul we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30Leipzig Hbf3h51 13:21Praha Nadrazi Holesovice
1 changes
£361One-way
Cheapest
21:30Leipzig Hbf8h16 05:46Praha Masarykovo, nádraží
4 changes
£231One-way
Other options
17:30Leipzig Hbf4h06 21:36Praha, hlavní nádraží
1 changes
£361One-way
15:30Leipzig Hbf4h06 19:36Praha, hlavní nádraží
1 changes
£411One-way
08:31Leipzig Hbf4h40 13:11Praha, hlavní nádraží
3 changes
£361One-way

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Sun
25 Jul
£32Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
26 Jul
£23Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Tue
27 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
28 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
29 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
30 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
Sat
31 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Sun
1 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
Mon
2 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
Tue
3 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Wed
4 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
5 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
6 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Sat
7 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£23Union Ivkoni International
Sun
8 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
9 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Tue
10 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
11 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£17Flixbus
Thu
12 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
13 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
14 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Union Ivkoni International

Travel Information between Leipzig and Prague

distanceDistance124 miles (200 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £17
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 3 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £14 • 3 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 124 miles (200 km) to Prague from Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Leipzig to Prague.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Leipzig, Germany and Prague, Czechia allowed?

Travel from Leipzig, Germany to Prague, Czechia is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Prague from Leipzig restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Prague, Czechia from Leipzig?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • 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)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Prague, Czechia?

The government of Czechia has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 21/07/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Leipzig and Prague closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Leipzig, Germany from Prague, Czechia?

The current restriction level for returning to Leipzig, Germany from Czechia is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Leipzig, Germany from Prague, Czechia?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Leipzig from Prague?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • 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 compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Leipzig, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/07/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Leipzig from Prague here.

What are my Leipzig to Prague travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Leipzig to Prague: coach or train.

How many miles from Leipzig to Prague would I travel?

The distance from Leipzig to Prague is approximately 124 miles (200 km).

Where do I depart from Leipzig? Where do I arrive in Prague?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Leipzig to Prague:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf and arrive in Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Which travel operators can get me from Leipzig to Prague?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leipzig to Prague, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Prague. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Leipzig to Prague tickets on Omio for £14.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Prague by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Leipzig to Prague for £17.
Where else should I travel to after my journey from Leipzig to Prague ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Leipzig to Prague? Many Omio customers who go from Leipzig to Prague usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Vienna or Budapest from Prague, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I buy a ticket to Prague from Leipzig online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £14 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £17 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Leipzig to Prague tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Prague?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Leipzig to Prague, which costs on average £14.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Prague:

A coach is generally £4 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £17 from Leipzig to Prague.

What is the quickest way from Leipzig to Prague?

The quickest way to travel between Leipzig and Prague is by coach, which takes on average 3 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 51 min.

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