There are 8 ways to get from Berlin to Prague by train, bus, night bus, rideshare, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha hl.n. Ec

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 260 / ...

$14 - $39

6 alternative options

Bus Eurolines DE  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Prague

$47 - $69

Night bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N232 / ...

$19 - $35

Rideshare  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Prague 216.8 miles

$18 - $23

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Prague 216.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Prague (PRG) SXF - PRG

$124 - $327

Fly from Berlin Tegel, subway  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Prague (PRG) TXL - PRG
  2. Take the subway from Nádraží Veleslavín to Staroměstská

$55 - $267

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Prague is to bus which costs 12€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Prague is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Prague is 280 km. The road distance is 346 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Prague without a car is to train which takes 4 h 5 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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The train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha hl.n. takes 4 h 5 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Berlin to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Prague.
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  • Distance: 174.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 5 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Prague, Czech Republic?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Berlin to Prague every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Prague every 3 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. RegioJet also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,000
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Prague via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Prague Public Transit Co.
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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