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from Prague to Berlin

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

Our recommendation

To get from Prague to Berlin on 18 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

16:25Prague4h17 20:42Berlin Hbf
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£241One-way
Cheapest
20:46Prague10h46 07:32Berlin Hbf
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£191One-way
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10:25Prague4h17 14:42Berlin Hbf
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£241One-way
08:25Prague4h17 12:42Berlin Hbf
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£241One-way
14:25Prague4h17 18:42Berlin Hbf
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£241One-way

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Tue
18 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Wed
19 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Thu
20 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Fri
21 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Sat
22 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Sun
23 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Mon
24 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£16ArdaTur
Tue
25 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Wed
26 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Thu
27 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
28 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sat
29 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sun
30 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Mon
31 Jan
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Tue
1 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Wed
2 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Thu
3 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
4 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sat
5 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sun
6 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.

Travel Information between Prague and Berlin

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£13 - £16
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £13 • 4 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £16 • 4 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 173 miles (279 km) to Berlin from Prague. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 17 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 route are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Prague to Berlin.

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How to Travel from Prague to Berlin

The fastest way to reach Berlin from Prague is to travel by bus. Frequent coaches operate between the two cities and take just under 4 hours to achieve the distance. Travelers can also choose to travel to Berlin by train, as there are regular train services that run between the cities and take just under 5 hours in duration. Alternatively, passengers may choose to fly with one of the airlines that travel between Prague Václav Havel Airport and Berlin Tegel Airport in about 4 hours.

What is the best way to travel from Prague to Berlin?

Cheapest way to travel from Prague to Berlin

Taking a bus is the cheapest way to travel from Prague to Berlin. Coaches traveling from Prague to Berlin depart from Prague's UAN Florenc bus station and take approximately 4 hours to arrive at Berlin's Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof (ZOB). Over 80 coaches travel from Prague to Berlin every day, with the earliest bus departing at 3:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Prague to Berlin include Infobus, Flixbus, Eurolines, Regiojet, and ArdaTur.


Fastest way to travel from Prague to Berlin

Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Prague to Berlin. Flights travel from Prague's Václav Havel Airport and arrive at either Berlin-Tegel or Berlin-Schönefeld Airport after 50 minutes of flight time. Taking a flight is still the fastest way to travel from Prague to Berlin when traveling to and from Prague and Berlin's airports is factored into the total travel time. 6 direct flights travel from Prague to Berlin every day, with the first departing at 6:30 a.m. Airline that travels from Prague to Berlin is Czech Airlines.

Most popular way to travel from Prague to Berlin

Taking the bus is the most popular way to travel from Prague to Berlin. Coaches traveling from Prague to Berlin are approximately 40 minutes faster than taking the train while also being £11 cheaper on average. Similarly, while taking a flight is 15 minutes faster than traveling from Prague to Berlin by bus, most travelers choose the bus which is £67 cheaper on average.

Travel Tips: Travel from Prague to Berlin

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FAQs

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

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

Can travellers from Czechia enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 16/01/2022. 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 between Prague and Berlin.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Prague, Czechia from Berlin, Germany?

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

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

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

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

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Prague, Czechia regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 13/01/2022. 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 Prague from Berlin here.

How do I go from Prague to Berlin?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel between Prague and Berlin?

The cheapest way from Prague to Berlin is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £13 compared to other travel options to Berlin:

A coach is about £3 less than a train, which costs on average £16 for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Prague to Berlin?

The fastest way from Prague to Berlin is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 17 min.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 30 min   on average.

How many miles from Prague to Berlin would I travel?

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

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

The average frequency per day from Prague to Berlin is:

  • 6 trains per day.

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

When going from Prague to Berlin, where do I depart from Prague and where do I arrive in Berlin?

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
  • Trains most often depart from Prague at Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Berlin at Berlin Hbf.

Which travel companies can take me from Prague to Berlin?

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

  • You can travel by coach to Berlin from Prague with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. And you can find STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Prague to Berlin tickets for £13 on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Prague to Berlin with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for £16 with Deutsche Bahn from Prague to Berlin.

Can I find a direct route from Prague to Berlin?

Yes, there are direct routes from Prague to Berlin with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Berlin with Flixbus, ArdaTur or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. With around direct coaches every day.
  • You can find 6 direct trains per day to Berlin with Deutsche Bahn.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Berlin tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Prague to Berlin?

Looking to extend your trip from Prague to Berlin? Many Omio customers who go from Prague to Berlin usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Paris or Munich. If you're looking to explore Amsterdam, Paris or Munich from Berlin, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How early should I book tickets from Prague to Berlin online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £13 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £16 one way.

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