How to get from Prague to Erfurt

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Travel Information between Prague and Erfurt

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £56 • 5 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 161 miles (259 km) to Erfurt from Prague. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Prague to Erfurt.

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FAQs

International travel from Prague, Czechia to Erfurt, Germany is: Fully open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Czechia?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Erfurt if travelling from Prague?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Erfurt, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 25/06/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Prague to Erfurt.

The restriction level for your return to Prague, Czechia from Germany is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Prague from Erfurt restricted?

Entry into Czechia is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Conditions of reentry into Czechia:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Prague, Czechia?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Czechia was last checked on 25/06/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Prague from Erfurt closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel from Prague to Erfurt including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Prague to Erfurt. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Erfurt:

A ferry is about £45 less than a coach, which costs on average £45 for this route.

A ferry is £42 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Prague to Erfurt costing on average £42.

A ferry journey is usually £56 less than a journey to Erfurt by train, which costs on average £56 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Erfurt from Prague is by train with an average travel time of 5 h 3 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Erfurt by coach can take on average 5 h 25 min.

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Erfurt is approximately 161 miles (259 km) away from Prague.

The average frequency per day from Prague to Erfurt is:

  • Around 2 coaches per day.

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

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

  • Coaches most often depart from Prague at Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and arrive in Erfurt at Erfurt, Urbicher Kreuz.
  • Flights mostly depart from Prague Vaclav Havel Airport and arrive in Erfurt.
  • Trains most often depart from Prague at Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Erfurt at Erfurt Hbf.

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

  • You can travel to Erfurt from Prague by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £45 with Flixbus from Prague to Erfurt.
  • You can take a train from Prague to Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for £56 with Deutsche Bahn from Prague to Erfurt.

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

  • You can find around 2 direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with.
  • You can travel directly by train with with direct trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Coach tickets cost £45 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £42 one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £56 one way.

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

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