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from London to Prague

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

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To get from London to Prague on 21 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:20London Gatwick Airport2h00 11:20Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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£651One-way
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08:20London Gatwick Airport2h00 11:20Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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08:15London Stansted Airport1h50 11:05Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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£971One-way
09:10London Heathrow Airport1h55 12:05Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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£1861One-way
12:10London Gatwick Airport7h30 20:40Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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Travel Information from London to Prague

distanceDistance640 miles (1032 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£13 - £43
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £13 • 1 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £13 • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

Take a flight or coach to travel 640 miles (1032 km) from London to Prague. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £13. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Ryanair or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from London to Prague.

How to Travel from London to Prague?

There are multiple options to travel from London to Prague, including a selection of flights and bus routes. The quickest and simplest way to get to Prague is by flight, so this is a recommended route. With a constant flow of flights throughout the day, you will be able to choose the best route for your needs, with direct flights, flights with changes, cheapest and fastest airlines, and a choice of Omio travel partners like RyanAir, Swiss Air, British Airways, Brussels Airways, Lufthansa, Czech Airlines and Air France. If you fly direct your travel time is on average 1h 55min for the 651 mile (1047 km) journey. There are options to fly from a few different airports including London Heathrow Airport, City Airport and Stansted Airport. Your main destination arrival airport in Prague is Vaclav Havel Airport.

If you choose to travel by bus you will be using FlixBus or RegioJet, and your trip will take you on average 24h 20min if you stopover in Paris or direct around 18h 25min. You will depart from London Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Praha, Na Knížecí or Praha, UAN Florenc. Make sure you check the bus timetables, as there are some select days where the bus is not available. Prague is a popular tourist destination because of its rich history and culture; its awe-inspiring castles, bridges and gothic architecture. Prague is also known for its famous beer, its vibey art culture and nightlife.

What is the Cheapest Way To Get from London to Prague?

There are a lot of options to travel from London to Prague cheaply, and if you spend some time on the Omio booking timetable, you will find numerous pocket wise options. You can find excellent deals if you book on one of the cheaper airlines like Ryanair who offer budget friendly options, cheaper and faster than a bus trip. The best way to save on your ticket price is to book as far in advance as possible. There are different options of classes for each travel partner, so you will need to spend a bit of time on the Omio booking calendar to investigate thoroughly the different options available to you, like baggage extras etc. This will all make a difference to your fare price, so time and patience Is your friend when booking this route. A quick tip as well is if you book your bags in advance online you can save almost as much as 50% off your baggage price.

What is the Fastest Way to Travel from London to Prague?

The fastest way to travel from London to Prague is to fly direct which will take you on average 1h 50min. This is your fastest option for the 651 mile (1047 km) journey. There are flights leaving throughout the day so you are spoiled for choice. There are buses on this route as well, but if you need to get to Prague quickly then flying with no changeover is the best bet. Make sure you check in your baggage beforehand, which will help you save time at the airport. There are many options for flights with different departure airports, so make sure you check the distance to your chosen airport to save you precious travel time.

Prague Tyn Church Tourist Selfie. Source: Shutterstock

Find the best tickets from London to Prague and book with Omio

When it comes to travelling from London to Prague there are numerous options available to you. Let Omio be your digital travel consultant filtering all your options for mode of transport, travel times, prices and carrier partners. Omio is a booking platform that helps you compare your best options quickly and efficiently to suit your travel needs the best. The journey from London to Prague is very popular, so it can be a bit overwhelming trying to find the best flight or bus journey that will work for you. There are around 8 flight companies leaving everyday from London so Omio will select the fastest, cheapest and most suitable flights for you at the quick click of a link.

Omio is friendly and easy to use and talks to you in your preferred language, so using the booking timetables is like child’s play. Omio also offers mobile tickets, which saves you having to print out and travel with unnecessary documents as everything is saved to your phone. Planning a trip should also be fun, so why not consult the Omio Magazine Window Seat for all your entertaining destination tips and tricks.

Buses from London to Prague

Buses travelling from London to Prague are run by 2 main coach companies, FlixBus or Regiojet. The journey from London to Prague by bus takes around 24h 20min if you travel on the route that has a stopover in Paris, or approx 18h 25min if you choose the direct route. The distance is 651 mile (1047 km) and you will depart from London Victoria Coach Station and arrive at your destination at Praha, Na Knížecí or Praha, UAN Florenc. Buses are not as regular as flights and there might be an odd day the buses are not operating, so do check your Omio booking timetable to make sure what day would suit you best.

Traveling by Bus from London to Prague with FlixBus or Regiojet

The main bus companies travelling from Prague to London are FlixBus or Regiojet, although there seem to be more frequent regular trips through Flixbus. The buses normally run everyday but make sure you check your Omio bus timetables, as there are some days the buses don’t operate. Both bus companies average around the same pricing and depart from London Victoria Coach Station and reach your final destination at Praha, Na Knížecí or Praha, UAN Florenc Stations. The buses are long distance luxury coaches, so you can travel in comfort.

Flights from London to Prague

When it comes to booking a flight from London to Prague, your choices are endless. There are numerous flights departing all day, everyday, allowing you to choose the perfect seats for your needs. With up to 8 Omio flight partners operating throughout the week at regular intervals you can make an informed decision.

Do you want the cheapest flight, or the fastest? Are you happy to pay a little less and have a changeover or are you looking for the fastest service? Omio will be able to choose the best flight at the prime time for your needs, with a huge selection of options offered from all of the competing flight companies. As the flights do depart from different airports in London, including London Heathrow Airport, London City Airport and London Stansted Airport, you can choose the closest one for you. All flights land in Vaclav Havel Airport, Prague.

Flying from London to Prague with Ryanair or British Airways

There are numerous flight operators travelling from London to Prague, but the most popular, cheapest and fastest options are either Ryanair or British Airways. Each travel partner offers different classes and options, so check your Omio booking timetable and make the selection that suits you. Flights are changing all the time; so if you don’t find what you need with Ryanair or British Airways then spend some time searching some other options available to you.

Prague Cityscape Tourists Traveller. Source: Shutterstock

To Prague / bus / flight – travel tips

Prague, known famously as the ‘city of a hundred spires’ is a cobble stoned tourists haven. Thousands flock to this ancient city to stare in awe at its beautiful Gothic architecture, breathtaking castles and medieval delights like the Old Town Square where you can take in the glory of the Astronomical clock. World renowned for its display of grandiose bridges, take a walk on the oldest bridge in Prague the medieval Charles Bridge surrounded by the tranquil waters of the Vltava river.

After visiting one of the many glorious gardens and parks treat yourself to an ice-cold beer, one of Prague’s most talked about delights. A historical city bursting with culture, bohemian lifestyles, modern shopping malls, cafés and international food experiences, Prague is a celebration of a melding of old and contemporary wonders.

Travel Tips: Travel from London to Prague

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Prague, Czechia from London, United Kingdom?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

Can travellers from United Kingdom enter Czechia?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Czechia:

  • 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

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 13/01/2022. 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 to Prague from London.

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

Return travel to London, United Kingdom from Czechia is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Czechia?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Czechia?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to London, United Kingdom was last verified on 19/01/2022. 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 London from Prague.

How do you get from London to Prague?

There are 2 ways to travel to Prague from London including taking a flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way from London to Prague?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Prague, which costs on average £13.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Prague:

A flight is about £30 less than a coach, which costs on average £43 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to Prague from London?

The fastest way from London to Prague is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 50 min.

Other travel options between London and Prague can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 18 h 25 min   of travel time.

How far is Prague from London?

The distance between London and Prague is around 640 miles (1032 km).

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Prague?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from London Heathrow Airport and tend to arrive in Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.
  • Coaches mostly depart from London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and arrive in Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from London to Prague?

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

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to Prague. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair London to Prague tickets on Omio for £13.
  • STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Can get you to Prague by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From London to Prague for £43 on Omio.

Can I find a direct route to Prague from London?

Yes, there are direct services available to Prague from London with the following travel operators:

  • You can book a direct flight with easyJet, Ryanair or British Airways.
  • You can travel directly by coach with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Prague as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Prague from London.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Prague from London?

Many of our customers travelling from London to Prague don't make Prague their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Berlin, Vienna or Budapest, either of which you could add to your London and Prague trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Prague to any of these top destinations today!

When should I book a ticket to Prague from London online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip between London and Prague, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £13 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing £43 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between London and Prague online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.