The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Berlin to Prague will cost around $ 50 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 23.
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4 h 4 m
6 h 54 m
Trains per day
Of the 12 trains that leave Berlin for Prague every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 280 km distance in an average of 6 h 54 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 4 m .
The slowest trains will take 11 h 36 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||173 miles (279 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 4 min|
|Average train ticket price||$31 (€25)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Berlin to Prague cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $23 (€19), but the average price of train tickets is $31 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Berlin and Prague. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Berlin to Prague:
Trains in Europe are an efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international routes. Traveling by train from Berlin to Prague is easy. There are numerous direct Berlin to Prague trains every day. Passengers will find trains from Berlin to Prague running on an hourly basis with the first train in the early hours of the morning and the last at around 6 p.m. The route is operated by Deutsche Bahn trains and with no need to change when using the regular day services, passengers can expect an average journey time of approximately 4 hours and 20 minutes. There are also several sleeper trains in the evening which can take up to 12 hours with changes en route.
Berlin Hauptbahnhof is the recently built hub for trains to the German capital, the modern complex has a wide range of amenities for travelers who plan to take a train from Berlin to Prague. It is conveniently located in Europaplatz in the business district in the heart of Berlin. There are direct links to the Berlin S-Bahn network, and it takes just 10 minutes to reach Berlin Hauptbahnhof from Alexanderplatz or the Berlin Zoo Station. Buses and trams also stop close to the main station and taxis are readily available.
Praha hlavní nádraí or Praha hl.n is very close to Wenceslas Square in the center of the city and is the arrival point for the train from Berlin to Prague. The Metro (line C) connects with the station, enabling passengers to reach other parts of the city easily, and buses stop nearby. Taxis are available but passengers should ensure that they are official before getting in.
Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, defined by glorious castles and towers and romantic rivers and bridges. Those traveling by trains from Berlin to Prague will enjoy visiting historic sites like Prague Castle, the Astronomical Clock, and Charles Bridge.
Travel between Berlin, Germany and Prague, Czechia by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Czechia, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/20/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Prague from Berlin before traveling.
Return travel from Czechia to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/26/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Berlin from Prague.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Berlin Hbf to Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Berlin Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Prague most often arrive at Prague, Praha, Zličín and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from this train station to the city center.
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