You can get from Berlin to Prague by train, bus or flight.
To get from Berlin to Prague on Aug 3 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||173 miles (279 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||€16 - €23|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • €16 • 3 h|
|Fastest mode||Coach • €16 • 3 h|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a coach or train to travel 173 miles (279 km) between Berlin and Prague. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 3 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as €16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Berlin to Prague.
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It is possible to make this journey by direct flight, bus or train. All have similar journey times of around 4.5 hours. Buses are the most regular and frequent method of travel with dozens of daily departures.
Regular and frequent buses run between the two cities 24-hours a day, seven days a week with the direct journey taking from 4 to 5 hours. Services are operated by Flixbus, Infobus and Eurolines. Departures are from Berlin Tegel Airport, Berlin main bus station or Südkreuz train station. Buses arrive at Prague Florenc Central Bus Station. All have taxi ranks and are well-linked to city centres and public transport systems.
Deutsche Bahn operate six direct trains a day to Prague from Berlin with a journey time of approximately 4.5 hours. There are also three departures with a change at Leipzig that take around half an hour longer. The first train leaves in the early hours of the morning while the last departure is at about 5:00 p.m. Direct trains leave from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrive into Prague Hlavni Nadrazi Station. Both are centrally located with taxis and car rentals available.
There are two direct flights a day between the two cities, operated on a code-share basis by Czech Airlines and Air Berlin. The total journey time is around 4 hours. Departures are at just before 7:30 a.m. and at around 4:00 p.m. Flights depart from Berlin Tegel Airport and arrive into Prague Vaclav Airport. Taxis, car rentals and shuttle services are available at all terminals.
Travel between Berlin, Germany and Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry into Czechia:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Czechia has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 7/29/21. 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 to Prague from Berlin.
Return travel to Berlin, Germany from Czechia is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.
Requirements for reentering Germany:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Berlin, Germany was last verified on 7/30/21. 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 Berlin from Prague.
There are 2 travel options from Berlin to Prague: coach or train.
The distance from Berlin to Prague is approximately 173 miles (279 km).
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Berlin to Prague:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Prague, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Berlin to Prague with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Prague as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Berlin and Prague.
Before travelling from Berlin to Prague, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Berlin to Prague tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Berlin to Prague. Tickets for a coach cost on average €16.
This is compared to other travel options to Prague:
A coach is about €7 less than a train, which costs on average €23 for this route.
The fastest way to get to Prague from Berlin is by coach with an average travel time of 3 h.
There are alternative travel options to Prague that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 4 min on average.
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