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from Zurich to Prague

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

Our recommendation

To get from Zurich to Prague on 26 Jul we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

20:50Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai9h40 06:30Prague
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£331One-way
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20:50Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai9h40 06:30Prague
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£331One-way
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07:35Zurich Airport1h15 08:50Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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£3381One-way
13:05Zurich Airport1h30 14:35Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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£3381One-way
07:10Zurich Airport3h05 10:15Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
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£3691One-way

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Mon
26 Jul
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£338Swiss
Tue
27 Jul
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£369Swiss
Wed
28 Jul
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£338Swiss
Thu
29 Jul
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£274Swiss
Fri
30 Jul
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£52ČSAD Tišnov
£274Swiss
Sat
31 Jul
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£274Swiss
Sun
1 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£274tab
Mon
2 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£217Swiss
Tue
3 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£218Swiss
Wed
4 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn
£36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£248TAP Portugal
Thu
5 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£52ČSAD Tišnov
£217Swiss
Fri
6 Aug
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£52ČSAD Tišnov
£218Swiss
Sat
7 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£218Swiss
Sun
8 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£175tab
Mon
9 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn
£36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£175Swiss
Tue
10 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£176Swiss
Wed
11 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£217Swiss
Thu
12 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£175Swiss
Fri
13 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£52ČSAD Tišnov
£176Swiss
Sat
14 Aug
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£176Swiss

Travel Information from Zurich to Prague

distanceDistance326 miles (526 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£33 - £106
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £33 • 9 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £106 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss or Flixbus

Travel 326 miles (526 km) by flight or coach between Zurich and Prague. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £33. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Swiss or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Zurich to Prague.

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

Travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Prague, Czechia is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Prague from Zurich restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Prague, Czechia from Zurich?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Prague, Czechia?

The government of Czechia has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 21/07/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Zurich to Prague closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Prague, Czechia?

The restriction level for your return to Zurich, Switzerland from Czechia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Zurich from Prague restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 21/07/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Zurich from Prague closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Zurich to Prague?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Zurich to Prague. You can take a flight or coach.

What is the distance from Zurich to Prague?

Prague is approximately 326 miles (526 km) away from Zurich.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Zurich to Prague?

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

  • Most travellers take a flight from Zurich Airport to Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.
  • Most travellers board their coach from Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and arrive in Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Zurich to Prague?

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

  • Travel with Swiss to go to Prague by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Swiss Zurich to Prague tickets on Omio for £106.
  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Prague. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Zurich to Prague tickets on Omio for £33.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Zurich to Prague?
Omio customers who travel from Zurich to Prague often also extend their holiday to go to Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Prague and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Zurich to Prague online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £106 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost £33 one way on average.

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

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Zurich to Prague, which costs on average £33.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Prague:

A coach is generally £74 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £106 from Zurich to Prague.

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

The fastest way from Zurich to Prague is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Prague by coach can take on average 9 h.

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