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from Prague to Vienna

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

Our recommendation

To get from Prague to Vienna on 24 Jun we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:46Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h35 20:21Vienna
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£121One-way
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16:30Prague4h45 21:15Vienna
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£91One-way
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08:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 13:21Vienna
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£151One-way
12:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 17:21Vienna
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£121One-way
07:00Prague4h40 11:40Vienna
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£151One-way

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Wed
23 Jun
£27ÖBB | Railjet
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Thu
24 Jun
£11RegioJet a.s.
£8Eurolines Germany
£297Austrian Airlines
Fri
25 Jun
£26ÖBB | Railjet
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Sat
26 Jun
£18ÖBB | Railjet
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Sun
27 Jun
£13ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Mon
28 Jun
£13ÖBB | Railjet
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Tue
29 Jun
£11RegioJet a.s.
£13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£241Lufthansa
Wed
30 Jun
£13ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Thu
1 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£8Eurolines Germany
£170Austrian Airlines
Fri
2 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£170Austrian Airlines
Sat
3 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£8Eurolines Germany
£146Austrian Airlines
Sun
4 Jul
£13ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£8Eurolines Germany
£145Austrian Airlines
Mon
5 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£8Eurolines Germany
£146Austrian Airlines
Tue
6 Jul
£13ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£145Austrian Airlines
Wed
7 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£130Austrian Airlines
Thu
8 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£8Eurolines Germany
£130Austrian Airlines
Fri
9 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£130Austrian Airlines
Sat
10 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£8Eurolines Germany
£130Austrian Airlines
Sun
11 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£8Eurolines Germany
£130Austrian Airlines
Mon
12 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£8Eurolines Germany
£114Austrian Airlines
Tue
13 Jul
£11RegioJet a.s.
£10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£130Austrian Airlines
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How to Travel from Prague to Vienna

The route from Prague to Vienna is well-served by bus, train, and plane. Traveling by plane may take just under 1 hour. Buses tend to be the cheapest option. For those that prefer to travel overnight, there is a convenient night train service that operates every day of the week.

Trains from Prague to Vienna | Buses from Prague to Vienna

Prague to Vienna Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

By Bus

£18

3:55 h

1 Week Ahead

By Train

£27

3:59 h

2 Weeks Ahead

By Plane

£115

0:45 h

1 Month Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Prague to Vienna

Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Prague to Vienna. Buses travelling from Prague to Vienna depart from Prague's Hlavní Nádraží bus station and take approximately 4 hours to arrive at either Vienna's Stadion Center or Stadion Erdberg bus station. Over 30 buses travel from Prague to Vienna every day, with the earliest departing at 3:15 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Prague to Vienna include Infobus, Flixbus, Eurolines and Regiojet.


Fastest way to travel from Prague to Vienna

Flying is the fastest way to travel from Prague to Vienna. With only 45 minutes of flight time, taking a flight is at least 3 hours faster than taking the train or bus. However, when travel to and from Prague and Vienna's airports is taken into consideration, taking a flight takes nearly the same amount of time as the train or bus. Flights traveling from Prague to Vienna depart from Prague's Václav Havel Airport and arrive at Vienna International Airport. Austrian Airlines fly directly from Prague to Vienna at least 5 times per day.


Most popular way to travel from Prague to Vienna

Taking the bus is the most popular way to travel from Prague to Vienna. Considering that buses, trains, and flights all require approximately the same amount of time to travel from Prague to Vienna, most travellers choose to save money by taking the bus. However, taking the train is also a popular option for travellers who prefer extra space on the journey.


Travel Tips

Travel from Prague to Vienna
Travel to Vienna easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Prague to Vienna.
FAQs
Does Austria have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling from Prague to Vienna?

International travel from Prague, Czechia to Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria if coming from Czechia?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine

What measures do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria due to the pandemic?

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 23/06/2021; 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 Vienna.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Czechia from Vienna, Austria?

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

Is my journey back to Prague from Vienna restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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 21/06/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Prague from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Prague to Vienna?

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

How many miles are between Prague and Vienna

The Prague to Vienna distance is approximately 156 miles (252 km).

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

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

  • Most travellers who buy a plane ticket from Prague to Vienna depart from Prague Vaclav Havel Airport to Vienna International Airport.
  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Prague to Vienna depart from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Most travellers catch their train from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Wien Hauptbahnhof.
Which travel operators can get me from Prague to Vienna?

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

  • You can take a flight from Prague to Vienna with Austrian Airlines. Cheap tickets can be found for £148 with Austrian Airlines from Prague to Vienna.
  • You can go to Vienna from Prague by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £11 with Flixbus from Prague to Vienna on Omio.
  • You can go to Vienna from Prague by train with ÖBB | Euro City (EC). You'll see cheap train tickets for £14 with ÖBB | Euro City (EC) from Prague to Vienna on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Prague to Vienna?

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

  • You'll find direct flight services to Vienna with.
  • You can find direct coaches to take to Vienna with Eurolines Germany, Flixbus or Arda Tur.
  • You can find a direct train to Vienna with ÖBB | Railjet.

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

Where should I go next after I travel from Prague to Vienna?
Looking to extend your trip from Prague to Vienna? Many Omio customers who go from Prague to Vienna usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Budapest, Munich or Bratislava. If you're looking to explore Budapest, Munich or Bratislava from Vienna, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book tickets to Vienna from Prague online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is on average £148 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £11 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £14 one way.

But we recommend booking Prague to Vienna 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 Prague to Vienna?

The cheapest way from Prague to Vienna is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £11 compared to other travel options to Vienna:

A coach is generally £136 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £148 from Prague to Vienna.

A coach is £2 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Prague to Vienna costing on average £14.

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

The fastest way to get to Vienna from Prague is by flight with an average travel time of 55 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Vienna by coach can take on average 4 h 10 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 27 min  of travel time.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Prague
Vienna
Prag, Busbhf. Florenc
Amenities
Praha Hlavni Nadrazi (M)
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