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from Salzburg to Prague

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

Our recommendation

To get from Salzburg to Prague on 29 Nov we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

14:12Salzburg Hbf5h50 20:02Prague
1 changes
£221One-way
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14:12Salzburg Hbf5h50 20:02Prague
1 changes
£221One-way
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12:12Salzburg Hbf6h21 18:33Prague
2 changes
£221One-way
05:12Salzburg Hbf5h50 11:02Prague
1 changes
£221One-way
17:12Salzburg Hbf5h48 23:00Prague
1 changes
£221One-way

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Sun
28 Nov
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Mon
29 Nov
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£39Flixbus
Tue
30 Nov
£22ÖBB | Regionalzug
£32Flixbus
Wed
1 Dec
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£39Flixbus
Thu
2 Dec
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£36Flixbus
Fri
3 Dec
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£36Flixbus
Sat
4 Dec
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£27Flixbus
Sun
5 Dec
£22ÖBB | S-Bahn
£36Flixbus
Mon
6 Dec
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£23Flixbus
Tue
7 Dec
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£30Flixbus
Wed
8 Dec
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£30Flixbus
Thu
9 Dec
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£30Flixbus
Fri
10 Dec
£22ÖBB | Regionalzug
£33Flixbus
Sat
11 Dec
£22ÖBB | Regionalzug
£25Flixbus
Sun
12 Dec
£22ÖBB | S-Bahn
£36Flixbus
Mon
13 Dec
£27Deutsche Bahn with connection
£26Flixbus
Tue
14 Dec
£22ÖBB | S-Bahn
£25Flixbus
Wed
15 Dec
£25Deutsche Bahn with connection
£30Flixbus
Thu
16 Dec
£22ÖBB | S-Bahn
£36Flixbus
Fri
17 Dec
£22ÖBB | S-Bahn
£36Flixbus
Sat
18 Dec
£22ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£29Flixbus

Travel Information between Salzburg and Prague

distanceDistance169 miles (273 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£22 - £27
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £22 • 5 h 48 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £22 • 5 h 48 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB

Travel 169 miles (273 km) by coach or train between Salzburg and Prague. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 48 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £22. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or ÖBB among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Salzburg to Prague.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Prague, Czechia if I’m coming from Salzburg, Austria?

Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Austria enter Czechia?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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 22/11/2021. 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 Salzburg to Prague.

Are there restrictions on reentering Austria from Prague, Czechia due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Salzburg, Austria from Czechia is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Austria from Czechia?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Austria:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Salzburg, Austria was last verified on 25/11/2021. 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 Salzburg from Prague.

What are my travel options from Salzburg to Prague?

There are 2 ways to get from Salzburg to Prague: coach or train.

How do I get from Salzburg to Prague the cheapest way?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Salzburg to Prague, which costs on average £22.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Prague:

A train is £5 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Salzburg to Prague costing on average £27.

What is the fastest way from Salzburg to Prague?

The quickest way to travel between Salzburg and Prague is by train, which takes on average 5 h 48 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 15 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Salzburg to Prague would I travel?

Prague is approximately 169 miles (273 km) away from Salzburg.

How many services a day are there between Salzburg and Prague?

The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Prague is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Salzburg and Prague as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Salzburg? Where do I arrive in Prague?

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

  • Coaches most often depart from Salzburg at Salzburg, Lastenstrasse / Weiserhofstraße and arrive in Prague at Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
  • Trains most often depart from Salzburg at Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Prague at Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Which travel operators can get me from Salzburg to Prague?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Prague. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Salzburg to Prague tickets on Omio for £27.
  • ÖBB can take you to Prague by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for ÖBB from Salzburg to Prague for £22.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Salzburg to Prague?
Looking to extend your trip from Salzburg to Prague? Many Omio customers who go from Salzburg to Prague usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Vienna or Budapest from Prague, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Salzburg to Prague ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £27 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £22 one way.

But we recommend booking Salzburg to Prague tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.