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from Žilina to Prague

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

Our recommendation

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

07:05Žilina, Autobusová Stanica5h17 12:22Praha, Hlavní Nádraží
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£101One-way
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07:05Žilina, Autobusová Stanica5h17 12:22Praha, Hlavní Nádraží
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£101One-way
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11:05Žilina, Autobusová Stanica5h17 16:22Praha, Hlavní Nádraží
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£161One-way
00:44Žilina, Autobusová Stanica5h11 05:55Praha, Hlavní Nádraží
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£131One-way
08:38Žilina3h04 13:42Praha-Libeň, nádraží
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£471One-way

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Thu
23 Sep
£9RegioJet a.s.
£11Flixbus
Fri
24 Sep
£10RegioJet a.s.
£36Flixbus
Sat
25 Sep
£8RegioJet a.s.
£10Flixbus
Sun
26 Sep
£10RegioJet a.s.
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Mon
27 Sep
£10RegioJet a.s.
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Tue
28 Sep
£8RegioJet a.s.
£27Infobus
Thu
30 Sep
£8RegioJet a.s.
£10Flixbus
Fri
1 Oct
£10RegioJet a.s.
£11Flixbus
Sun
3 Oct
£10RegioJet a.s.
£10Flixbus
Mon
4 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
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Tue
5 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
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Travel Information from Žilina to Prague

distanceDistance202 miles (325 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £23
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £11 • 5 h 11 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £11 • 5 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesInfobus or Leo Express

Travel 202 miles (325 km) by coach or train from Žilina to Prague. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 11 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Infobus or Leo Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Žilina to Prague.

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FAQs
Does Czechia have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling to Prague from Žilina?

International travel from Žilina, Slovakia to Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

Can I enter Czechia if coming from Slovakia?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Prague, Czechia due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021; 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 Žilina to Prague.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Žilina, Slovakia from Prague, Czechia?

The current restriction level for returning to Žilina, Slovakia from Czechia is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Žilina, Slovakia from Prague, Czechia?

Reentering Slovakia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 1 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Žilina, Slovakia regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Slovakia 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 19/09/2021. 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 Žilina from Prague here.

How do you get from Žilina to Prague?

There are 2 ways to travel to Prague from Žilina including taking a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Žilina to Prague?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Žilina to Prague. Tickets for a train cost on average £11.

This is compared to other travel options to Prague:

A train is £12 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Žilina to Prague costing on average £23.

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

The fastest way from Žilina to Prague is by train with an average journey time of 5 h 11 min.

Other travel options from Žilina to Prague can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 45 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Žilina to Prague would I travel?

The distance from Žilina to Prague is approximately 202 miles (325 km).

How many services a day are there to Prague from Žilina?

The average frequency per day from Žilina to Prague is:

  • 8 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Žilina, Autobusové stanoviště and arrive in Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Žilina to Prague depart from Žilina to Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Which travel companies can take me from Žilina to Prague?

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

  • Travel with Infobus to go to Prague by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Infobus Žilina to Prague tickets on Omio for £23.
  • Travel with Leo Express for trains to Prague. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Leo Express Žilina to Prague tickets on Omio for £11.
Can I find a direct route from Žilina to Prague?

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

  • You can find 8 direct trains per day to Prague with Leo Express or RegioJet a. S.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Žilina to Prague?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Žilina to Prague often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Žilina and Prague itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Prague and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Žilina to Prague tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £23 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £11 one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Žilina
Prague
Zilina
Amenities
Zilina
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Žilina, žel. stanica
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