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from Prague to Heidelberg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Prague to Heidelberg on 28 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:43Prague8h01 18:44Heidelberg Hbf
3 changes
£481One-way
Cheapest
23:28Prague12h55 12:23Heidelberg Hbf
7 changes
£251One-way
Other options
09:43Prague8h19 18:02Heidelberg Hbf
4 changes
£481One-way
09:43Prague8h30 18:13Heidelberg Hbf
3 changes
£481One-way
06:43Prague8h01 14:44Heidelberg Hbf
3 changes
£441One-way

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Wed
27 Oct
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£55Flixbus
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Thu
28 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn with connection
£36Flixbus
£349Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
29 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£252Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
30 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£26Flixbus
£209Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
31 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£209Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
1 Nov
£25Deutsche Bahn
£40Flixbus
£251Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
2 Nov
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£35Flixbus
£214Lufthansa
Wed
3 Nov
£25Deutsche Bahn
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£166Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
4 Nov
£25Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£138Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
5 Nov
£25Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£166Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
6 Nov
£25Deutsche Bahn with connection
£26Flixbus
£138Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
11 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£103Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
12 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£103Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
13 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£103Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
14 Nov
£25Deutsche Bahn
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£136Austrian Airlines
Tue
16 Nov
£25Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£117Lufthansa Cityline

Travel Information between Prague and Heidelberg

distanceDistance259 miles (418 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£25 - £101
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £25 • 8 h 26 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £101 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 259 miles (418 km) by coach, flight or train to Heidelberg from Prague. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £25. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Prague to Heidelberg.

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

Travel between Prague, Czechia and Heidelberg, 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 Heidelberg from Prague?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Heidelberg, 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 26/10/2021. 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 from Prague to Heidelberg.

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

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

Is my journey back to Prague from Heidelberg restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

This information about your return travel to Czechia was last checked on 23/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Prague from Heidelberg closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Prague to Heidelberg?

There are 3 travel options from Prague to Heidelberg: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Prague to Heidelberg?

The cheapest way from Prague to Heidelberg is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £25 compared to other travel options to Heidelberg:

A train journey is usually £7 less than a journey to Heidelberg by coach, which costs on average £32 for the same trip.

A train journey is usually £76 less than a journey to Heidelberg by plane, which costs on average £101 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Prague to Heidelberg?

The quickest way to travel to Heidelberg from Prague is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Heidelberg by coach can take on average 6 h 40 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 8 h 26 min.

How many miles from Prague to Heidelberg would I travel?

The distance from Prague to Heidelberg is approximately 259 miles (418 km).

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

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and arrive in Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.
Who can get me from Prague to Heidelberg?

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Heidelberg by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Prague to Heidelberg for £32 on Omio.
  • Travel with Lufthansa to go to Heidelberg by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Prague to Heidelberg tickets on Omio for £101.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Heidelberg. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Prague to Heidelberg tickets on Omio for £25.
Where should I go next after I travel from Prague to Heidelberg?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Prague to Heidelberg often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Prague and Heidelberg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Heidelberg and any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket from Prague to Heidelberg online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £32 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £101 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £25 one way.

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

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